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Old 12-24-2009, 05:58 AM   #31
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If you don't have an internet connection how is "Check for updates" option going to help you?
I don't have internet connection right now, but it doesn't mean that I should not bother about this unusual disabling of the option "Check for updates...". I may need it in future when i have a net connection...


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launching firefox as root or even as sudo enables "check for updates" option for me and I'm pretty sure it's not distro-specific.
Have you installed the new firefox exactly the way i have done it ?

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You can download the rpm packages alongwith xulrunner and other dependencies like cairo,etc. when a new version comes out and install them later in your system.
Thanks for the info .. I'll try out this..

But still I am bothered of not having that option enabled the normal way !!
 
Old 12-24-2009, 06:00 AM   #32
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But still I am bothered of not having that option enabled the normal way !!
http://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/...es+is+disabled
 
Old 12-24-2009, 06:06 AM   #33
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Thanks for the link!


U didnt answer this:
Have you installed the new firefox exactly the way i have done it ?
 
Old 12-24-2009, 06:12 AM   #34
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I haven't read how you installed but here's how I built using Slackbuild script: http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...pgrade-776387/
 
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Thanks for the links !
 
  


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