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A better fix for dead Opera on 7.04 Feisty!

Posted in Desktop, Howto by downforce on April 8, 2007

On my previous post Fixing dead Opera on 7.04 Feisty! I mentioned you could hold back the ‘problem’ package to keep Opera working.

This is the reason I like using Opera, they have released a patch. As per the comment by csant, he mentioned it’s not just Ubuntu, but many distro’s that used the new libX11-6 package. So, let’s run through how to undo what I did then use the new Opera.

Load Opera and you should be set! Thanks again to Opera for the speedy fix!

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  1. […] 5th, 2007 EDIT: Opera has patched up their browser to overcome this problem. See my new blog entry that explains how to download this AND have […]

  2. DMJ said, on May 3, 2007 at 03:02

    Just downloaded and installed the new patched Opera version and it works fine now. Thanks!


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