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Install Mozilla Firefox 3.6 (3.6.13) on Fedora Linux - Comment Page: 1

This is guide, howto install Mozilla Firefox 3.6 versions (currently 3.6.13) on Fedora 12 using Yum. Firefox 3.6 stable installation works also with older Fedora Linux versions, like f11, f10. Note: Fedora 13 and Fedora 14 already has Firefox 3.6 as default browser Install Mozilla Firefox 3.6 Stable Version on Fedora Linux Using Remi Repository 1. Change to root User su - ## OR ## sudo...
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phil

Thanks too. I installed firefox 3 via remi repo before going away for awhile and long since forgetting the correct procedure.

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sreeni

You rocked!! finally after long search i got my firefox..thnx a lot..

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niki

Hi
Am getting this error message
yum –enablerepo=remi list firefox
Loaded plugins: presto, refresh-packagekit
adobe-linux-i386 | 951 B 00:00
Error: Cannot retrieve repository metadata (repomd.xml) for repository: fedora. Please verify its path and try again

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JR

Hi niki,

Is fedora repository working without remi repository?

Try simply following:


yum list firefox

If not then please post /etc/yum.repos.d/fedora.repo file content?

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linuxadmin

i appreciate this websie. This helps so much.

i have a small suggestion here .

]# yum –enablerepo=remi install firefox
if error came like dependancy yelp or devhelp for gecko-libs
try this
]# yum -y update
and then
]# yum –enablerepo=remi install firefox

it will work fine.

Thanks 4 ur time.

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Mahesh

Hi ,

Thanks a lot to sharing the package installation.

Nicely explained.

Regards,
Mahesh.K

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