Ubuntu Linux 11.04 has been released with new look and new features. The popular linux operating system now use Unity as default desktop environment and it looks like Apple Mac OS X.
install Internet Explorer (IE) on Linux, but it was rather complicated for most of the new Linux users. is a simpler way to run IE on Linux. Besides IE6, it also supports IE 5.5 and IE5!Previously, I published a tip to
Thanks to WINE, you can run Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 on Linux quite well by now. shows us the instruction to install Internet Explorer 6 on Linux.
- Add a new user named “windows” to your system.
gksu -u windows xtermto open a shell as the windows user.
- Download dcom98.com and ie6setup.exe, save them to /tmp.
- Type the following commands:
wine regedit ie6_overrides.reg
- Now, you can run IE by following command:
gksu -u windows wine C:\Program\ Files\Internet\ Explorer\IEXPLORE.EXE
Oh yes! I received thethat I ordered previously. The CDs comes with very nice package. Each set has two CDs: install CD & live CD. The Ubuntu version is 5.04.
Ubuntu CD – front cover
Ubuntu CD – inside
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