Firefox 4 won't run as downloaded

Reported by RayArdia on 2011-05-10

This bug report was converted into a question: question #156851: Firefox 4 won't run as downloaded.

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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
firefox-3.5 (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Binary package hint: firefox-3.5

Firefox 4 downloaded and extracted from Archive Manager to /user/mozilla/firefox. Error msg says "Firefox 4 won't run without ......................................" and "For optimum performance we recommend ...........................". No indication is given as to how to get/add these extra items.

ProblemType: Bug
Architecture: i386
Date: Tue May 10 09:27:02 2011
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 9.10
Package: firefox 3.6.17+build3+nobinonly-0ubuntu0.9.10.1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.31-23.74-generic
SourcePackage: firefox-3.5
Uname: Linux 2.6.31-23-generic i686

RayArdia (theallinsons) wrote :
Micah Gersten (micahg) wrote :

Thank you for taking the time to report this issue and helping to make Ubuntu better. Examining the information you have given us, this does not appear to be a bug report so we are closing it and converting it to a question in the support tracker. We appreciate the difficulties you are facing, but it would make more sense to raise problems you are having in the support tracker at https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu if you are uncertain if they are bugs. For help on reporting bugs, see https://help.ubuntu.com/community/ReportingBugs#When%20not%20to%20file%20a%20bug. There is also a vibrant support community available at http://askubuntu.com and you might consider asking your question there.

By the way, Karmic reached end of life on April 30, 2011. Please see https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Releases for currently supported releases.

Changed in firefox-3.5 (Ubuntu):
status: New → Invalid
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