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Old 07-01-2010, 07:26 AM   #1
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Thumbs up Browser firefox 3.0b 5pre need to install latest version


Hi just brought a revo 3610 with l linpus os i need to install the latest version i have downloaded it how to i get it on to the sytem Please dont be to technical (silver surfer)
 
Old 07-01-2010, 09:00 AM   #2
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not sure how linpus works but if it has a package manager that would be the ideal way to install/ upgrade it.

as far as i remember, firefox just needs to be extracted to run.
open a temrminal and type in something like:
Code:
tar -xvzf firefox.tar.gz
cd firefox
./firefox
i'm not sure of the specifics so please repost and display the contents of that directory if you cant figure it out.

p.s.: i also have the revo 3610...
 
  


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