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by SxN
10 Sep 2017, 15:03
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: How to update Firefox
Replies: 19
Views: 503

How to update Firefox

This is a message sent with my new Opera browser on my new Porteus system :)

Thanks Ed_P, it works!

Regards, SxN
by SxN
10 Sep 2017, 14:31
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: How to update Firefox
Replies: 19
Views: 503

How to update Firefox

Hello again, I'm afraid that I'm at the end of the rope... Most likely my system is too old to be patched the way it's needed. I tried to install a new Firefox; it needs GTK3 libraries. I tried to install these, well, there are other dependencies (which I don't remember) which lead to other dependen...
by SxN
31 Aug 2017, 11:02
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: How to update Firefox
Replies: 19
Views: 503

How to update Firefox

Hi All, Donald, thanks for the tip; however, as Ed_P guessed, I don't have update-firefox. Ed_P, thanks for the tip as well, this seems to be a promissing direction. With the module placed in the right directory, I can try to launch a newer version of FireFox. It fails due to a dependency (it is loo...
by SxN
30 Aug 2017, 13:46
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: How to update Firefox
Replies: 19
Views: 503

How to update Firefox

Hi Ed_P et Al. As I haven't updated anything in ages, I was asked to perform a usm -u all , which I did. I left the system on overnight, and in the morning I continued: usm -g mozilla-firefox The following items were found. Choose an number to confirm. ctrl+c to quit 1) mozilla-firefox-24.1.0esr-x86...
by SxN
28 Aug 2017, 04:00
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: How to update Firefox
Replies: 19
Views: 503

How to update Firefox

Hi All, I'm using Porteus 3.13.6, which I'm loading from an USB stick. I am quite happy with it, that's why I haven't change it for so long, but I begin to have problems. Namely, my Firefox version is 24.3.0 and it proves to be too old for accessing many web servers. How can I update to the latest a...
by SxN
27 Jan 2015, 16:26
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Problems connecting to Samba share
Replies: 11
Views: 4025

Re: Problems connecting to Samba share

Hi,

I'm confronting the same problem; is there a known solution to it?

Thanks,
SxN