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Old 12-27-2013, 12:13 PM   #1
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installing firefox


Hello
I have installed zenwalk 7.0 . But I am a biginner in linux . How can I install firefox ?
Thank you for yor answers .
Carabas
 
Old 12-27-2013, 12:26 PM   #2
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I guess little research/reading here should answer your question.
Your distro provide you with documentation. Don't mind reading it before asking already answered question please.
 
Old 12-28-2013, 03:12 AM   #3
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Hello
Thanks for your answers .
Sorry , I did not see the documentation . Now I have read , and I have tried to install firefox : with netpkg : I have charged the first mirror of the list , i have selected firefox in the list and i have cliked the install bouton but i have the message : 'echec du tÚlÚchargement des paquets ' ( downloading package failed ) .
What can i do ?
Thanks for your help .
Carabas
 
Old 12-28-2013, 08:37 AM   #4
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1) Are you connected to the internet?
2) Maybe the mirror is dead, so try figure and use another one.
 
Old 12-29-2013, 05:27 AM   #5
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Yes i am connected to internet .
I have tried other mirors , the dowloading of firefox is OK , the install is ok : no message . But at the end the firefox is not installed on the computer .
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Old 01-04-2014, 11:59 AM   #6
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Did you try opening a shell console or hitting alt+f2 for command prompt and type in "firefox" for instance ?
It may be also mozilla-firefox etc. The package name is up to the distro so check how is it called in yours, and search for it.
 
  


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