[Slackbuilds-users] i18n-xx SlackBuild for mozilla-firefox: What? Where? How?

Daniel de Kok danieldk at pobox.com
Wed Feb 28 18:42:23 UTC 2007

On Wed, 28 Feb 2007 09:30:33 +0100
Niki Kovacs <contact at kikinovak.net> wrote:
> So: is there a way to install a (french, ...) language pack for
> Firefox (and Thunderbird, ...) somehow? If so, 1) What are the files?
> 2) Where are the files? 3) Where do they go? I googled for the
> solution, surfed quite a lot on the Mozilla Foundation website, and
> concluded all this is an awful mess.

The fr.xpi file is just a zip file. What about
creating the

/usr/lib/firefox-x.y.z/extensions/langpack-fr at firefox.mozilla.org

directory and unzipping the fr.xpi file there? Starting Firefox with

LANG=fr firefox

should then do the trick.

-- Daniel

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