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    installing opera

    if you have not noticed, this is my ubuntu master thesis....
    http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1836890
    check it out and share it with your friends =)

    operas deb package is broken for me, so i am installing from tar.bz

    http://www.opera.com/download/get.pl...yes&sub=marine

    is where i nabbed my bz from

    upon receipt of the tarball i

    alt + f2

    gnome-terminal

    run

    then drop this to my terminal

    Code:
    cd $HOME/Downloads
    tar -xf opera-11.51-1087.x86_64.linux.tar.bz
    cd $HOME/Downloads/opera-11.51-1087.x86_64.linux
    sudo ./install
    in the shell it will load a install script that asks a few questions.....

    i answer the questions with

    /usr

    for my prefix

    and everything else is enter enter enter then i clean my mess up by droppings this block of code

    Code:
    rm $HOME/Downloads/opera-11.51-1087.x86_64.linux.tar.bz
    rm -rf $HOME/Downloads/opera-11.51-1087.x86_64.linux
    and to load opera up its

    alt + f2

    opera

    run
    Last edited by boblizar; October 21st, 2011 at 08:48 AM.
    curiosity killed the process, but thats ok because i'm god.

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