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    Sep 2008

    Post I downloaded the, how do I install it manually on ubuntu?

    I manually downloaded the from source net, I was told I need not install it that I should just place it in the right folder and the wine application will work well. I placed it in nearly every folder in my wine c- drive, but nothing happens.

    I just read that I should use winetricks (after installing cabextract) to manually install the gecko after putting it in winetricks_cache folder.

    I am slightly confused.

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    Aug 2006

    Don't download it yourself, just use winetricks

    It really is easier than you're making it out to be. here's how to install gecko on ubuntu:

    sudo apt-get install cabextract
    sh winetricks gecko

    (And you don't even need to do the first line if you've already installed cabextract.)
    Voila, you're done!

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