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win32sux, Hold on, I will try your suggestion.
But, the link that you provided, takes me to a page, where I see a package to download the "IN DEVELOPMENT" Firefox Version 1.0.4-2.
Still, I will download it.
Last edited by duffmckagan; 06-09-2005 at 12:28 PM.
amit@ubuntu:~ $ sudo apt-get install mozilla-firefox
Reading Package Lists... Done
Building Dependency Tree... Done
mozilla-firefox is already the newest version.
You might want to run Ďapt-get -f installí to correct these:
The following packages have unmet dependencies:
ymessenger: Depends: libgdk-pixbuf2 (>= 0.13.0) but it is not going to be installed
Depends: libssl0.9.6 but it is not going to be installed
E: Unmet dependencies. Try Ďapt-get -f installí with no packages (or specify a solution).
Yeah, before that I tried to install ymessenger, exactly in the same way as told by yahoo, but got a similar message.
win32sux, I have downloaded the package you have mentioned already.
Should I go with it?
I can try both the methods.
But will that UPGRADE my Current Version of Firefox?
With installing the .deb package that I have downloaded as per win32sux's instructions, this is the result.
amit@ubuntu:~ $ sudo dpkg -i mozilla-firefox_1.0.4-2_i386.deb
(Reading database ... 61576 files and directories currently installed.)
Preparing to replace mozilla-firefox 1.0.4-2 (using mozilla-firefox_1.0.4-2_i386.deb) ...
Unpacking replacement mozilla-firefox ...
dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of mozilla-firefox:
mozilla-firefox depends on libc6 (>= 2.3.2.ds1-21); however:
Version of libc6 on system is 2.3.2.ds1-13ubuntu2.
mozilla-firefox depends on libfontconfig1 (>= 2.3.0); however:
Version of libfontconfig1 on system is 2.2.2-2ubuntu3.
mozilla-firefox depends on libglib2.0-0 (>= 2.6.0); however:
Version of libglib2.0-0 on system is 2.4.7-0ubuntu2.
mozilla-firefox depends on libgtk2.0-0 (>= 2.6.0); however:
Version of libgtk2.0-0 on system is 2.4.10-1ubuntu1.
mozilla-firefox depends on libpango1.0-0 (>= 1.8.1); however:
Version of libpango1.0-0 on system is 1.6.0b-0ubuntu1.
mozilla-firefox depends on libpng12-0 (>= 1.2.8rel); however:
Version of libpng12-0 on system is 18.104.22.168-7.
dpkg: error processing mozilla-firefox (--install):
dependency problems - leaving unconfigured
Errors were encountered while processing:
okay the dependancies for the package aren't met by your current system... you'd need to add a repository to your sources file in which the proper version dependencies reside and then use "apt-get install mozilla-firefox" to download and install firefox along with the needed dependencies onto your system... i assume you should just add the sarge repository, as sarge includes firefox 1.0.4 AFAIK, but i'll let a debian person give you a better answer, as i don't have much experience with debian...