The SIPB Firefox Locker


Mozilla Firefox is a fast, standard compliant, and open source (GPL) web browser. for more information, go to the Firefox Website.

Running Firefox on Athena

To run Mozilla Firefox on Athena, you will first need to attach the firefox locker. This can be done by executing the following command:
athena% add firefox

This will attach the firefox locker to /mit/firefox. To launch Mozilla Firefox, type:
athena% firefox &

Command Line Options

For a full listing of Firefox's command line options, type the command:
athena% firefox --help

Additional options are availible on Athena:

Lists the versions of Mozilla Firefox that are availible for your particular hardware platform.
--runver <version>
Runs the specified version of Mozilla Firefox


The maintainers of this locker can be reached at firebird (at)

Copyright © 2006 Charles Dominguez.

Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.2 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts.

Last revised: $Date: 2006-04-21 20:50:19 -0400 (Fri, 21 Apr 2006) $
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