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How to upgrade Firefox/Thunderbird 2.x bundled with Solaris 10 update 8 or earlier updates to 3.x (Doc ID 1447600.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 14, 2018

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 8/07 U4 to 10 10/09 U8 [Release 10.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Firefox 2.x and Thunderbird 2.x are bundled with Solaris 10 update 8 or earlier.
Firefox 3.x and Thunderbird 3.x are bundled with Solaris 10 update 9 and later,

NOTE: Firefox and Thunderbird are no longer supported in the Oracle Solaris 10 release. Instead use the Oracle Solaris 11 release for the latest Firefox ESR and Thunderbird versions.

 Although we recommend upgrading to the latest Solaris release, this document explains how to update Firefox/Thunderbird 2.x to 3.x for the user who can't upgrade the system to the latest Solaris.

Solution

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