installing software

Cobin Bluth cbluth at
Fri Jun 6 20:16:21 UTC 2014

I just downloaded the package you indicated in your email and it looks like
a precompiled binary. Just extract it to /opt/ and then run
On Jun 6, 2014 11:46 AM, "Vinny Ray" <Vinny at> wrote:

> My question involves software that is not listed in the Ubuntu Software
> Center.
> I am wanting to install Mozilla Seamonkey. It contains a "HTML composer"
> which is what I use to edit and create websites.
> In windows you download the file, click on the .exe file and it installs.
> Apparently that doesn’t work in Linux.
> I downloaded the proper file ( seamonkey-2.26.tar-3.bz2 )
> However I have no idea what to do with it.
> I would also be interested in the name of any other good HTML editor that
> runs nicely on Linux if anyone knows of a good "simple" one. I don't mind
> switching editors. I just don't know what to search for in the Software
> Center and I have not been able to even find one in there.
> Thanks
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