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Posted: Fri 13 Apr 2018, 16:34 Post subject:
Got it working but tried to install firefox and it says it has but it is not in the menu system.
Seems you already found the one that works best.
About Firefox and the menu.
How did you install firefox?
I will guess.
If you got Firefox from their download location.
It was not made specifically for Puppy and probably will not make a menu entry.
Should be able to run it from the terminal (console) by using as the command:
If you look for the firefox exec file.
(usually named firefox)
You can drag and drop it to the desktop to make a desktop icon to start it with.
If it was a firefox pet package you installed.
Try in a console
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Hi Bigpup thanks for your reply.
I managed to install quirky-pi2-sd-8gb-xerus-8.1.4.img.xz
Tried to install from ports.ubuntu.com (there were no pets)
Seemed to install but no menu,.
Tried running firefox from a terminal but no luck "Command not found"
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