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Goofy Pro-Linux Story to Counter Pundit's Awkward Efforts to Install Firefox

Jan 25, 2010, 17:03 (0 Talkback[s])
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"I'm a reader of documentation, not so much a lurker on forums. Unfortunately, when I went looking for enlightenment I found nothing in ink-on-paper that offered me a prescription for performing such an upgrade myself. To this day I don't know exactly what steps I took to do it, but I recall it involved downloading directly from the Firefox site following their instructions, I think some degree of unzipping and moving it about, and in short order there stood a link to Shiretoko (Firefox-speak for 3.5) in the Internet section of my Applications menu.

"Fortunately, it wasn't until AFTER I finished the task that I looked at the forum. Good thing – the hassles other people had encountered trying to upgrade were blood-curdling, and would surely have scared me away from trying. Sounded a lot like Mr. Gralla's problems."

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