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#11
Installing Chromium from Raspbian also works fine. In general it seems that the Raspbian repositories can be used in place on Tinker OS without problems. The system will even start to call itself Raspbian when you do 'apt update && apt dist-upgrade'. The trick that Raspbian uses to keep things working is by limiting the version however. Firefox is still on the previous ESR and Chromium is on 65.

Armbian Bionic seems to be more polished. Problems that I had in Tinker OS like VLC skipping, not all audio working properly in Firefox do not seem to be in Armbian Bionic.
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#12
(10-30-2018, 08:24 PM)jschwart Wrote: Then I did:
sudo apt install firefox-esr
That firefox version is pretty old. It might be likely 52, I suppose.
Anyway nice to see a firefox working on TB.
Light blue words might be a link. Have you try to click on them? Big Grin
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#13
I can success to install & launch the firefox at tinkeros too.
but need to force older version.

check:
Code:
$ sudo apt-cache policy firefox-esr
firefox-esr:
  Installed: 52.9.0esr-1~deb9u1
  Candidate: 60.3.0esr-1~deb9u1
  Version table:
     60.3.0esr-1~deb9u1 500
        500 http://security.debian.org stretch/updates/main armhf Packages
*** 52.9.0esr-1~deb9u1 500
        500 http://http.debian.net/debian stretch/main armhf Packages
        100 /var/lib/dpkg/status

Install by this command:
Code:
$ sudo apt-get install firefox-esr=52*
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#14
I won't expect modernity from a debian derived Big Grin
Light blue words might be a link. Have you try to click on them? Big Grin
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