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Whats changed (WIP page)
- Whats Changed
- How to check it is changed.
- Replace Firefox logo
Open Applications -> Internet -> See what image BurningDog Web Browser has.
- Replace Firefox with gNewSense in ./configure
- Replace Firefox with gNewSense in ./configure.in
Replace Firefox with BurningDog in .desktop file
Open Applications -> Internet -> See what text is next to "Web Browser" (It should be BurningDog, not Firefox)
- Add in --disable-official-branding in debian/rules
- Unsure - this may or may not actually be effective.
Replace Firefox with BurningDog in .menu
(Requires 'menu' installed) Applications -> Debian Menu -> Unsure -> BurningDog.
Replace copyright block in the browsers Help -> About
Open browser -> Help -> About. First 3 words should be "This is BurningDog"
- Disable the "you need plugins" popdown when sites want flash etc
Open browser -> Visit youtube.com -> you should get no warning bar
- Changes Firefox to gNewSense for Short and Full brandname
- I think this line is wrong, and shouuld be "Mozilla" not "Firefox". have to confirm.
- Replace Mozilla with gNewSense as the distributer
Unsure (about:config? help -> about?)
- Replace Ubuntu with gNewSense in user.agent string
about:config -> general.useragent.vendor should equal "gNewSense"
- Change links to lauchpad to point to gNewSense.org (url correct?)
Click Help -> Get Help Online. Should go to gnewsense.org
- Change symlinks in /usr/bin. Can't just remove them due to compatability
execute file /usr/bin/firefox from a terminal
- Changes Firefox to gNewSense in the error pages file.
visit a non existant site ( http://ww.gns.o/ for example ). check BROWSER can't find the server at ww.gns.o." is BurningDog
- Edited changelog file.
execute zcat /usr/share/doc/firefox/changelog.Debian.gz |head. should have a line " * Changed branding and some supporting resources."
- (most of the links are lost in the mists of time, i should have recorded them at the time).