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HackerAC88
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Can't install firefox-trunk on latest LMDE

Postby HackerAC88 » Thu Jul 26, 2012 6:14 pm

Hi guys. In all this latests months, I could not install Firefox Trunk. I don't know whats the problem with packets or any dependences. Here I paste the error message, If somebody can help me, I would greatly appreciate.

Failed to install some packages. This may mean that
You requested an impossible situation or if you are using the unstable
distribution that some required packages have not been created or
been moved out of Incoming.
The following information may help resolve the situation:

The following packages have unmet dependencies:
firefox-trunk: Depends: libc6 (> = 2.15) but is to be installed 2.13-27
Recommended: xul-ext-ubufox but it will not install
Recommends: firefox-trunk-globalmenu but it will not install

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Re: Can't install firefox-trunk on latest LMDE

Postby zerozero » Thu Jul 26, 2012 9:03 pm

[moved here]
i would be surprised if it worked, that is an ubuntu pkg, is not supposed to work in debian as you can see from the error message apt gives you:
- that pkg is build expecting some other pkg (xul-ext-ubufox and firefox-**-globalmenu) that only are available in ubuntu.

it's the latest firefox you want?
add this to your sources.list

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deb http://mozilla.debian.net/ experimental iceweasel-aurora

update the system and add the keyring

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apt install pkg-mozilla-archive-keyring

install iceweasel (the unbranded firefox)

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apt policy iceweasel
iceweasel:
  Installed: (none)
  Candidate: 16.0~a2+20120720042008-1
  Version table:
     16.0~a2+20120720042008-1 0
        500 http://mozilla.debian.net/ experimental/iceweasel-aurora amd64 Packages
     10.0.6esr-1 0
        500 http://ftp.debian.org/debian/ testing/main amd64 Packages

atm is *only* 16 (but the build is already from 20th july (FF-trunk 17 was build 7 hours ago >> we are not too late)
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