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lumix 06-29-2007 06:39 PM

Can't install Firefox or IceWeasel on Kubuntu
I do aptitude install firefox... it goes through the motions without complaint but nothing is added to desktop, panel or works by typing "firefox" at the command prompt. I've also tried the "adept-installer" which does an amazing job of adding a firefox icon...nothing else.

Please help.

AceofSpades19 06-29-2007 07:19 PM

have you tried sudo apt-get install firefox?

lumix 06-30-2007 09:45 AM

Yup, I did. Same result as aptitude.

AceofSpades19 06-30-2007 01:10 PM

why don't you just download the tarball for it from the mozilla site?

IBall 06-30-2007 11:10 PM

What happens when you type "firefox" at the command line?
Can you post any error messages here.

Are you sure you got no error messages from aptitude?


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