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So I just installed Slackware 10.2 on my laptop and see that it only has Firefox 1.0.6.
I want to install Firefox 1.5, but I only want to use installpkg and removepkg, because I still haven't decided on a package manager yet (I use Swarte on my PC and haven't had any problems, but there are a lack of packages).
So, my question is, what is the best way to do this?
Do I go into /var/log/packages and removepkg firefox?
Once this is done, where do I put the .tgz file for the new version of Firefox and where do I run installpkg?
chello everyone. I just did the very same thing. Fresh install, uninstall old Firefox, and Mozilla using pkgtool
then downloaded the new firefox 1.5 package. Only thing is theres no Slackware package. I just untar'd and placed it in /usr/local, then made a shortcut fro it on desktop. works fine.