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upgrade firefox to 2.0.6 [Solved]

Postby aleroot » Wed Aug 01, 2007 20:29

How i can upgrade firefox to 2.0.6 vrson on my Sabayon 3.4a x86_64???
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Postby zouzou85 » Wed Aug 01, 2007 20:47

first do as root in terminal:
emerge --sync && layman -S

then do (still as root):

emerge firefox

BUT BE WARNED. recompiling firefox could take up to 3 hours.
for more information about installing and updating
http://www.sabayonlinux.org/wiki/index. ... tage_Guide
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Postby flick » Wed Aug 01, 2007 22:03

I think the package is called mozilla-firefox. Not sure if emerge accepts just "firefox."

emerge -s firefox should be able to tell. I'd be more specific but I'm at work, away from my Sabayon install. Hope this helps.
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Postby zouzou85 » Wed Aug 01, 2007 23:16

oh yeah, flick is right, the package name is mozilla-firefox (just check portage), so it is:
emerge mozilla-firefox
not
emerge firefox
but you can search the package by typing
emerge --search firefox
or any package for that matter.
i apologize for the misinformation.
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Postby totedati » Sun Aug 05, 2007 6:48

me, doing the necessary homework:

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Thursday 02 August 2007

esearch opera
[ Results for search key : opera ]
[ Applications found : 2 ]

*  games-fps/unreal-tournament-operationnapali [ Masked ]
      Latest version available: 1.30
      Latest version installed: [ Not Installed ]
      Size of downloaded files: [no/bad digest]
      Homepage:    http://www.planetunreal.com/teamvortex/help/
      Description: Unreal-themed single-player campaign
      License:     as-is

*  www-client/opera
      Latest version available: 9.22
      Latest version installed: 9.21
      Size of downloaded files: [no/bad digest]
      Homepage:    http://www.opera.com
      Description: Opera web browser.
      License:     OPERA-9.0

esearch firefox
[ Results for search key : firefox ]
[ Applications found : 2 ]

*  www-client/mozilla-firefox
      Latest version available: 2.0.0.6
      Latest version installed: 2.0.0.4
      Size of downloaded files: [no/bad digest]
      Homepage:    http://www.mozilla.org/projects/firefox/
      Description: Firefox Web Browser
      License:     MPL-1.1 GPL-2 LGPL-2.1

*  www-client/mozilla-firefox-bin
      Latest version available: 2.0.0.6
      Latest version installed: [ Not Installed ]
      Size of downloaded files: [no/bad digest]
      Homepage:    http://www.mozilla.com/firefox
      Description: Firefox Web Browser
      License:     MPL-1.1 GPL-2 LGPL-2.1


sudo emerge -av firefox opera
Password:

These are the packages that would be merged, in order:

Calculating dependencies \
emerge: there are no ebuilds to satisfy "firefox".

incredibil, iar am uitat ca firefox e 'mozilla-firefox' .... grrrr

sudo emerge -av mozilla-firefox opera
Password:

These are the packages that would be merged, in order:

Calculating dependencies... done!
[ebuild     U ] www-client/mozilla-firefox-2.0.0.6 [2.0.0.4] USE="filepicker gnome ipv6 java xforms xinerama xprint -bindist -debug -mozdevelop -moznopango -restrict-javascript" LINGUAS="ro* -af -ar -be -bg -ca -cs -da -de -el -en_GB -es -es_AR -es_ES -eu -fi -fr -fy -fy_NL -ga -ga_IE -gu -gu_IN -he -hu -it -ja -ka -ko -ku -lt -mk -mn -nb -nb_NO -nl -nn -nn_NO -pa -pa_IN -pl -pt -pt_BR -pt_PT -ru -sk -sl -sv -sv_SE -tr -zh -zh_CN -zh_TW" 36,702 kB
[ebuild     U ] www-client/opera-9.22 [9.21] USE="gnome spell -qt-static" 5,107 kB

Total: 2 packages (2 upgrades), Size of downloads: 41,808 kB

Would you like to merge these packages? [Yes/No]


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Postby vprasad » Mon Aug 13, 2007 18:30

totedati wrote:me, doing the necessary homework:

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*  www-client/mozilla-firefox-bin
      Latest version available: 2.0.0.6
      Latest version installed: [ Not Installed ]
      Size of downloaded files: [no/bad digest]
      Homepage:    http://www.mozilla.com/firefox
      Description: Firefox Web Browser
      License:     MPL-1.1 GPL-2 LGPL-2.1



Is mozilla-firefox-bin a pre-compiled version of the application? If so, for what architecture?
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Postby Fitzcarraldo » Mon Aug 13, 2007 19:17

^Yes, it's a pre-compiled binary which you can emerge (and save lots of time). It's x86 (32-bit).
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