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    Install Firefox


    Hi guys

    I installed firefox on my Mandriva system but i can not even fint it. How can i access it. I don't even know if i installed it properly.

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    Linux User oosterhouse's Avatar
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    If you installed it correctly it should be in /usr/lib/. Otherwise look around or search for it, then make a shortcut to it.

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    How do i make a shortcut?

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    Linux Engineer spencerf's Avatar
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    if you downloaded linux version of firefox to your home directory then all you should have to do is.

    Code:
    tar -zxvf firefox-1.5.tar.gz
    cd firefox
    ./firefox
    All right, brain. You don't like me and I don't like you, but let's just do this and I can get back to killing you with beer. All New Users Read This!!! If you have a grub problem please look at GRUB MANUAL

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    Just Joined! randomAccess's Avatar
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    or you can click ALT + F2 and type 'firefox'

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    Ok thanks guys.

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