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Old 09-14-2009, 03:04 AM   #1
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how to install firefox from firefox-3.5.3.tar.bz2 ?


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pls help me. how to install firefox web browser from firefox-3.5.3.tar.bz2 which file I should execute to start installation process?
 
Old 09-14-2009, 03:14 AM   #2
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open a terminal
type
Code:
tar xvfj firefox-3.5.3.tar.bz2
cd firefox
to start firefox
Code:
./firefox

To install systemwide
become root
Code:
cd /opt
tar xvfj path_to/firefox-3.5.3.tar.bz2
To start firefox
Code:
/opt/firefox/firefox

Last edited by repo; 09-14-2009 at 03:17 AM.
 
Old 09-14-2009, 03:18 AM   #3
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thank you very much!

Quote:
Originally Posted by repo View Post
open a terminal
type
Code:
tar xvfj firefox-3.5.3.tar.bz2
cd firefox
to start firefox
Code:
./firefox

To install systemwide
become root
Code:
cd /opt
tar xvfj path_to/firefox-3.5.3.tar.bz2
To start firefox
Code:
/opt/firefox/firefox
thank you...
 
Old 09-14-2009, 03:21 AM   #4
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If you are using ubuntu, why not just use the deb file?
 
  


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