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hey frnds any one tell me how to open softwares in ubuntu via terminal i had just install a software in ubuntu but.....its not showing in anywhere and also in application menu.....sorry i'm just newbies in linux....so frnd plz guide me....
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You get the file firefox-6.0.tar.bz2 from the mozilla website. That is not the normal way to install Firefox but you are free to do what you want. A simpler method would be to open a terminal and type
sudo apt-get install firefox
That will work for ubuntu 11.04, you would get firefox 6.0 from the 11.04 repos.
10.10 and 10.04 will not get an update to firefox 6.0 from the offical repos. All earlier versions of ubuntu are out of support, so dont use them. Its probably safer and easier to add a PPA to your ubuntu repos than manually installing to get firefox 6.0 with 10.04 and 10.10.
Directions for how to add a PPA and get firefox 6.0 on 10.10 and 10.04 is here-
Or else you can download the package from the Debian site and install it with dpkg (it will be called "iceweasel"). Just make sure the dependencies are met (also available from Debian if need be).