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[fix] Firefox crashes on startup
Latest versions of firefox crash on startup, at least firefox-esr-60 and up

For now a fix is to use the last "good" version and hold it to prevent it being overwritten:

sudo dpkg -i firefox*
sudo apt-mark hold firefox-esr

similar fix for chromium:
yo, I just wanted to add that you can get a patched version of firefox 59 working on TinkerOS by simply downloading file from, then opening a terminal and typing:
cd Downloads
and then
sudo dpkg -i firefox_59.0.1+build1-0ubuntu1_armhf.deb

firefox should then appear in the internet menu and work fine
I don't think that hardware acceleration works, so is youtube probably a no-go

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