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Re: [vox-tech] Fwd: installing firefox and Tar.gz files
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Re: [vox-tech] Fwd: installing firefox and Tar.gz files


Your linux distribution, if you keep it up-to-date, should provide a recent version of Firefox. That is the best way to upgrade.

If you want to use a downloaded tar.gz, first expand it. In konqueror you can do this by right clicking and choosing "extract". I forget the command line way to do it. There should be a readme or install file inside that will tell you what to do.


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Chris here posted to vox-tech from a non-subscribed address.

----- Forwarded message from vox-tech-bounces@lists.lugod.org -----

Date: Thu, 11 Aug 2005 19:04:31 -0700
From: Rose Horsting <horsting@infostations.com>
Subject: installing firefox and Tar.gz files
To: vox-tech@lists.lugod.org

I have downloaded a new version of firefox and I am woundering I do install it so that I replace the older version.

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