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Author Topic: 081025 mozilla-firefox-3.0.3 [VL 5.8]  (Read 881 times)

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081025 mozilla-firefox-3.0.3 [VL 5.8]
« on: October 25, 2008, 12:37:08 am »

Vector has packaged the Mozilla Firefox browser for VL 5.8.  Please note that the package is named mozilla-firefox while the 2.x packages are named firefox.  WHat this means to you is that if you install this with gslapt or slapt-get it will install side-by-side with your old firefox package.  If you want to upgrade (replace) your old firefox package you'll need to remove it first and then install this one.

Package: mozilla-firefox-3.0.3-i686-1vl58.tlz
MD5: a1d24edcac6956b4e109dbe38de6ecc5
Package Size: 7.195 MB
Installed SIze: 25.140 MB

Sources: http://vectorlinux.osuosl.org/veclinux-5.8/source/testing/net/mozilla-firefox

Code: [Select]
mozilla-firefox: mozilla-firefox (Mozilla Firefox Web browser)
mozilla-firefox:
mozilla-firefox: This project is a redesign of the Mozilla browser component written
mozilla-firefox: using the XUL user interface language.  Firefox empowers you to
mozilla-firefox: browse faster, more safely and more efficiently than with any other
mozilla-firefox: browser.
mozilla-firefox:
mozilla-firefox: Visit the Mozilla Firefox project online:
mozilla-firefox:   http://www.mozilla.org/projects/firefox/
mozilla-firefox:
mozilla-firefox:

After testing this package, please take a moment and come back to this thread to let us know how it works for you.
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Re: 081025 mozilla-firefox-3.0.3 [VL 5.8]
« Reply #1 on: October 25, 2008, 10:39:23 pm »

Reported by solex:

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I found that as well but it requires pango 1.16.4 which is not included as a package.

the download of FF reguires a new version of GTK which I do not feel comfortable downloading an installing. 
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HP Mini 110 netbook, 1.6GHz Intel Atom CPU, 2GB RAM, Intel 950 video, VL 7.1