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Old 12-04-2005, 04:37 AM   #1
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Can't install Firefox 1.5 without removing GNOME?


I see the mozilla-firefox package has been renamed to firefox. If I try installing 1.5, it forces me to remove GNOME. WTF? I just want to run the latest Firefox, and dependencies prevent me from doing so. Can I uninstall GNOME, install Firefox, and reinstall GNOME? Or will it complain about dependencies?

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Old 12-04-2005, 06:52 AM   #2
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Which Debian version are you running? FF 1.5 installed with no problems on my testing/unstable version.

(On the other hand about 105 packages (new KDE) won't without uninstalling most of KDE.)
 
  


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