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For F-Droid users: gitlab.com/fdroid/fdroiddata/i

Firefox Klar, Firefox Lite, DuckDuckGo Privacy Browser, and IceCat Mobile don't get updates since there are no maintainers.

@infosechandbook
Just an addition:
If you want to use the stock Firefox version, you can install the FFUpdater app. FFUpdater can be found on F-Droid.

@infosechandbook
IcaCat hasn't been getting updates for a rwally long time now. Also no Fennec update yet...

@aladar @infosechandbook icecat just got an update, which will go live in the next few days.

@aladar @infosechandbook but this is still a situation of the previous maintainer (who did this update) not using an android phone anymore. This is not sustainable.

@Bubu
Seems like Mozilla really shot themselves in the foot with their rewrites
@infosechandbook

@infosechandbook @Coffee Last time I checked, Firefox Lite was still including some non-free libraries.

@infosechandbook

I think bromite is a good browser, top notch privacy and security, active development and regular updates. They also have their own FDroid repo.
bromite.org/

Theres also an 'unofficial' Firefox fdroid repo. Has all the different firefox android apps scraped from Mozillas github - latest versions of the official builds, signed by Mozilla.

forum.f-droid.org/t/known-repo

@infosechandbook Or to be more clear: Whenever possible, pick a distribution channel provided by the developer.

@juliank @infosechandbook You do realize that for a good percentage of apps the developer distributed versions contain additional proprietary tracking libraries which are not present in the f-droid version?

@Bubu @juliank @infosechandbook yeah, even "trustworthy" orgs like Mozilla use proprietary libs in pretty much all of their official builds. The problem isn't F-Droid, it's shitty devs.

@a_cat @Bubu @infosechandbook

It should have been obvious that this was an overstatement. What you want is upstreams working with f-droid, ensuring their stuff gets build.

It's what I do. That said, I've had f-droid not build new versions for 2 weeks or so, it's not going well.

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