Re: Installing Firefox 4 beta 2 in N900 - howto?
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On Fri, Nov 5, 2010 at 10:48, Aniello Del Sorbo <anidel@xxxxxxxxx> wrote: > I also had plenty of issues installing Fennec Beta on Maemo. > > What I do is resort to terminal. > > Yesteday after App Manager added the Beta catalog and said Fennec was > already installed (it was, but B1) I went to Terminal and typed: > > apt-get install fennec > > and it quits saying "Silently failing to process handler" (or > something of that sort). > > Then I typed: > > apt-get upgrade > > and that happily upgraded it. > > However, last time I had Fennec installed from the Ovi Repo I had to > play a lot with apt-get in order to install the Beta. > > Aniello > Actually it still gives me the same error if I try : apt-get install fennec it quits with: E: Handler silently failed Aniello > On Fri, Nov 5, 2010 at 10:04, Dawid Lorenz <dawid@xxxxxxxxx> wrote: >> I'm experiencing problems installing Firefox 4 beta 2 on my device. I >> currently don't have Firefox/fennec installed at all. So here's what I do to >> get latest beta installed: >> 1) Go to http://firefox.com/m/beta in N900's browser - click "Download for >> Maemo" button. >> 2) App Manager starts and prompts to add new "Mozilla multi Beta Catalogue". >> I confirm so App Manager takes its usual time to do stuff before I get >> prompt to install Firefox 1.1 (!!!) which comes from "Ovi" repository, >> rather than Firefox 4.0b2 from Mozilla repo. >> 3) I cancel that installation, go to catalogue manager, disable Ovi >> repository and completely delete "Mozilla beta" repo as well. App Manager >> again takes time to refresh repos in the background. >> 4) I go back to firefox.com/m/beta and restart whole procedure. >> 5) When App Manager kicks in, I get prompt to add "Mozilla beta" catalogue, >> I confirm that but then I get... "Unable to donwload fennec. Application >> package not found". :-o >> What gives?! Did anyone experience similar issues and got workaround? >> >> -- >> Dawid 'evad' Lorenz * http://dawid.lorenz.co >> >> null:// I haven't lost my mind - it's backed up on disk somewhere >> >> _______________________________________________ >> maemo-users mailing list >> maemo-users@xxxxxxxxx >> https://lists.maemo.org/mailman/listinfo/maemo-users >> >> > > > > -- > anidel > -- anidel _______________________________________________ maemo-users mailing list maemo-users@xxxxxxxxx https://lists.maemo.org/mailman/listinfo/maemo-users