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Re: [vox-tech] Installing Firefox in Kubuntu
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Re: [vox-tech] Installing Firefox in Kubuntu

Bruce Wolk wrote:
> I'm a long time Gentoo user who is experimenting with Kubuntu 7.04 on an
>  old Althon-XP box.  The system installed without a glitch, but I can't
> seem to install additional software.  The add/remove facility shows
> Firefox in the list, but it is greyed out and I have found no way to
> ungrey it.  I tried using apt-get install firefox via the command line,
> but this gives a "Package firefox is not available" error.  Googling
> hasn't helped.  Any suggestions?
> Bruce

Firefox is installed by default. If you don't see an icon on the Kde bar
at the bottom try opening a terminal and running firefox.

If for some odd reason you're running an odd duck version, try turning
on the additional repositories which involves uncommenting some lines in
Note you'll need an internet connection on the box to use them.

Otherwise this handy page usually answers/solves the basics

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