Q. How do I install Firefox 3 web browser under Ubuntu Linux?
A. Firefox 3 can be installed easily using apt-get
command under Ubuntu Linux 7.10 (Gutsy Gibbon) and Ubuntu 8.04 (Hardy Heron).
Command to install Firefox 3 Final version Web browser
Open the terminal and type the following two commands to install firefox 3.0 final version:
$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install firefox-3.0
Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done The following extra packages will be installed: xulrunner-1.9 Suggested packages: firefox-3.0-gnome-support latex-xft-fonts The following NEW packages will be installed: firefox-3.0 xulrunner-1.9 0 upgraded, 2 newly installed, 0 to remove and 55 not upgraded. Need to get 9845kB of archives. After unpacking 27.4MB of additional disk space will be used. Do you want to continue [Y/n]? y
How do I start Firefox 3?
Once installed click on Applications > Internet > Firefox Web Browser