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Friday, November 13, 2009

#Firefox 0.1 aka #Phoenix on #Ubuntu #Karmik #Koala

This is how to install it and see how free web/firefox was 7 years ago
You can test then all the releaseses until ffx 3.5.5 and more
gmail works but is not supported by that old foxie

Download phoenix 0.1

Download gtk1.2 and libstdc++ needed for it from debian stable

wget http://ftp.us.debian.org/debian/pool/main/g/gtk+1.2/libgtk1.2_1.2.10-18.1_i386.deb
wget http://ftp.us.debian.org/debian/pool/main/g/glib1.2/libglib1.2_1.2.10-17_i386.deb
wget http://ftp.us.debian.org/debian/pool/main/g/gtk+1.2/libgtk1.2-common_1.2.10-18.1_all.deb
wget http://ftp.us.debian.org/debian/pool/main/g/glib1.2/libglib1.2ldbl_1.2.10-19_i386.deb
wget http://ftp.us.debian.org/debian/pool/main/g/gcc-2.95/libstdc++2.10-glibc2.2_2.95.4-27_i386.deb
sudo dpkg -i *.deb



get the foxkeh
wget http://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/phoenix/releases/0.1/phoenix-0.1-i686-pc-linux-gnu.tar.gz
tar -zxvf phoenix-0.1-i686-pc-linux-gnu.tar.gz
cd phoenix
./phoenix
welcome to web 2.0 (i think it was called slashdot at that time)




1 comment:

wooptoo said...

Awesome it was. Eu il folosesc de la ver 0.3 :)