Download your favorite Linux distribution at LQ ISO.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!


  Search this Thread
Old 11-02-2014, 12:46 PM   #1
LQ Newbie
Registered: Nov 2014
Posts: 1

Rep: Reputation: Disabled
aspire one firefox browser needs update how?

It is firefox 2.0 needs update I don't. Know how?
Old 11-02-2014, 01:10 PM   #2
LQ Addict
Registered: Mar 2010
Location: Oakland,Ca
Distribution: wins7, Debian wheezy
Posts: 6,838

Rep: Reputation: 649Reputation: 649Reputation: 649Reputation: 649Reputation: 649Reputation: 649
What Operating system are you using?
For firefox to be so far out of date you're probably using a preinstalled version of linpus, which maybe outdated also.
Your best bet is probably going to be to install an upto date OS.
1 members found this post helpful.
Old 11-02-2014, 03:52 PM   #3
Senior Member
Registered: Jun 2005
Location: England
Distribution: openSUSE, Fedora, CentOS
Posts: 1,093

Rep: Reputation: 197Reputation: 197
What EDDY1 said, you're going to need to install a new OS. What you have is a machine that shipped with a version of Linux heavily customised so it's basically an appliance. You turn it on, press the button for the function you want, use it a bit, turn it off. I'm sure the vendor has long since stopped bothering to provide any updates to it.

There used to be some good documentation for Ubuntu on these machines but it hasn't been updated for years. The best I can find just now in terms of suggestion on what to install is this Arch wiki page
which as with most Arch wiki pages looks like a really good resource. A bit daunting if you've never install Linux though.


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
how to update my firefox browser in redhat 6.1 penkeysritarunkumar Linux - Software 2 04-07-2014 12:15 AM
Aspire one (Linux) browser button wont work after firefox 8 update Vance MacLeod Linux - Laptop and Netbook 8 11-23-2011 06:32 AM
[SOLVED] Acer Aspire one FireFox Update MTChappell Linux - Newbie 2 09-25-2011 04:20 AM
[SOLVED] Update Firefox from Browser interface MarcosPauloBR Slackware 11 03-07-2011 08:14 AM
How can I restore lost firefox browser to linux on acer aspire one. baci Linux - Newbie 9 12-31-2008 06:09 AM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:35 AM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration