Installing Firefox-1.5

Gene Heskett gene.heskett at
Sun Dec 4 17:45:57 UTC 2005

On Sunday 04 December 2005 11:46, Paul Smith wrote:
>On 12/4/05, Gene Heskett <gene.heskett at> wrote:
>> Greetings;
>> The latest firefox-1.5.tar.gz doesn't contain anything that looks
>> like an installer.
>> So whats the usual procedure?  And in the case of most installers,
>> how do you protect the plugins directory so that you don't have to
>> re-install the whole maryann of them from all the varied sources?
>Gene: are you intending to install Firefox in your home directory?

Nah, I usually am root, so its a global install I guess.  The existing
installs are in /usr/lib or /usr/local/lib.

Cheers, Gene
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