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No, Mozilla did not just kill Firefox x64 for Windows

Anonymous Coward writes | about 2 years ago

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An anonymous reader writes "Over at TheNextWeb, it’s been reported that Mozilla has “quietly killed” the 64-bit build of Firefox for Windows. TNW’s Emil Protalinski noted in his post that Firefox engineering manager Benjamin Smedberg ”had declared that the 64-bit version of Firefox for Windows would never see the light of day,” but that’s not actually the case. Indeed, the title of the related Bugzilla item tells a different story: “Disable windows 64 builds for now.”

Firefox x64 isn’t dead, it’s just going to disappear from the nightlies at some point in the near future. It will be back some time later in 2013."

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Palemoon-x64 works (1)

u64 (1450711) | about 2 years ago | (#42067241)

The Palemoon wiki, https://wikipedia.org/wiki/Pale_Moon_(web_browser) [wikipedia.org]

  Requirements,
x64 Win7.
Unfortunately, nothing is planned for native Linux x64...
Can anyone try it Wine?

Download page, http://www.palemoon.org/palemoon-x64.shtml [palemoon.org]

Naturally, there's also a Palemoon x64 Portable.

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