FF addons

Jorge Villalobos jorge at mozilla.com
Fri Aug 4 17:37:11 UTC 2017

On 8/4/17 12:29 AM, rus1234 at fastmail.fm wrote:
> Dear Jorge,
> thank you for letting me know - is there a way for me to locally archive
> the addons I am interested in because I may need to do a reinstall after
> one year, at a time when they would no longer be available in Mozilla
> repository?
> Can Mozilla please archive and continue making public on the internet
> all the work that developers put into creating these legacy Firefox
> addons as it stands now?

We have no plans for this. The Internet Archive keeps good historical
records of AMO, but I don't know how they fare with installer files.

> Anyway, please advise how I can store locally the addons I am interested
> in for future installation into a legacy Firefox browser that still
> supports legacy addons
> Many thanks!

Damien's suggestion should work.


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