[ubuntu-uk] Updating Firefox in Edgy
mdke at ubuntu.com
Fri Dec 29 12:17:18 GMT 2006
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* Dave Briggs:
> I want to get the latest version of FireFox running in 6.10 - all the
> docs I can find online are for updating it in previous versions.
> I tried running FF in root (with no tabs open!) to see if I could check
> for updates that way, but the option was still shaded out.
> Has anyone managed to do this?
To update any program in Ubuntu, you should always use update-manager
which will inform you when updates are ready.
An updated firefox will arrive next week, around Monday.
Installing/updating programs manually as you are describing is extremely
bad practice in Ubuntu.
For more information, see
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