Firefox-220.127.116.11 vs FC6?
gene.heskett at verizon.net
Fri Mar 23 03:51:49 UTC 2007
On Thursday 22 March 2007, Cameron Simpson wrote:
>On 22Mar2007 22:24, Gene Heskett <gene.heskett at verizon.net> wrote:
>| There is a readme.txt that point one to a web page in the download of
>| ff-18.104.22.168-tar.gz from the ff main site.
>| Unforch, I cannot find an install script in the archive, nor any
>| install/update instructions on the web page.
>| So how does one go about installing it on an FC6 box?
>I went (slightly paraphrased):
> mkdir /tmp/ff
> cd /tmp/ff
> tar xvzf the-tarfile.tgz
> mv firefox /opt/firefox-22.214.171.124-enGB
> ln -s /opt/firefox-126.96.36.199-enGB/firefox /usr/local/bin/.
As a ps to my previous post, a cd'd to /opt/firefox-188.8.131.52-enGB/plugins
ln -s /usr/lib/mozilla/plugins/* .
brought all the links alive, and a refresh of about:plugins now displays
the whole maryann.
Thanks again for getting me headed in the simpler but right direction.
>Works fine. I also went into /opt/firefox-184.108.40.206-enGB/firefox/plugins
>and duplicated the flash and java plugins links from our older firefox
>Cameron Simpson <cs at zip.com.au> DoD#743
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