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Install pale moon browser in P10 (Solved)
« on: May 19, 2019, 05:13:23 am »
Pale Moon is my favorite browser. I have installed it in P8 and P9, but either I forgot how or the method has changed. How do I install it in P10?
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Re: Install pale moon browser in P10
« Reply #1 on: May 19, 2019, 05:46:44 am »
Instructions can be found here:

http://linux.palemoon.org/

Make sure you select "Ubuntu" as your OS. Basically, it just includes adding a PPA to your system and installing it like any other software.

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Re: Install pale moon browser in P10
« Reply #2 on: May 19, 2019, 02:37:41 pm »
There are several sets of instructions under "Ubuntu". Which do I use? I tried the instructions under "Ubuntu 18.04" but my laptop will not update the repository.
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Re: Install pale moon browser in P10
« Reply #3 on: May 19, 2019, 02:56:06 pm »
18.04 is the right base for Peppermint 10. Here is the page with links to .deb packages if the repo isn't working.

https://software.opensuse.org/download.html?project=home:stevenpusser&package=palemoon#directUbuntu

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Re: Install pale moon browser in P10
« Reply #4 on: May 19, 2019, 04:08:14 pm »
Run these commands in sequence to install Pale Moon in Peppermint 10:-

Download and install the repo key:
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wget -q https://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:stevenpusser/xUbuntu_18.04/Release.key -O- | sudo apt-key add -
Add the repo to your system:
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sudo sh -c "echo 'deb http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:/stevenpusser/xUbuntu_18.04/ /' > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/home:stevenpusser.list"
Update your package cache:
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sudo apt-get update
Install palemoon:
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sudo apt-get install palemoon
It should now be in the menu at:-

Menu > Internet > Pale Moon
« Last Edit: May 19, 2019, 04:11:32 pm by PCNetSpec »
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Re: Install pale moon browser in P10
« Reply #5 on: May 19, 2019, 06:34:41 pm »
18.04 is the right base for Peppermint 10. Here is the page with links to .deb packages if the repo isn't working.

https://software.opensuse.org/download.html?project=home:stevenpusser&package=palemoon#directUbuntu

Could not get the repository to work but had sucess with the .deb package. Thanks!