Internet Explorer under Ubuntu

Sometimes when surfing the net, I bump into web pages that only run under internet explorer, so I’ve installed it in Ubuntu Linux following the next steps:
Run synaptic and install wine and cabextract.

Then, install the package provided by http://www.tatanka.com.br/ies4linux/index-en.html

run tar -xzvf ies4linux-2.0beta9.tar.gz

cd ies4linux-2.0beta9/

./ies4linux and ask the questions. That’s all. When finished you’ll have an icon in the Desktop. You’ll be able to run ie as well by typing ~/bin/ie6

See an screenshot at:

http://www.ubuntuforums.org/attachment.php?attachmentid=12829&d=1153066938

Advertisements

About jordilin

I'm a Senior Software Engineer with an MSc in Telecommunications Engineering. I've got a range of interests including Linux, a very powerful and limitless operating system, travelling, gastronomy and technology.
This entry was posted in Ubuntu Linux. Bookmark the permalink.

13 Responses to Internet Explorer under Ubuntu

  1. say2sky says:

    is it possible to use IE tab plugin for firefox to open IE as firefox tab?

  2. Pingback: Savadeep Speaks! » A user of Internet Explorer on Ubuntu you can be!

  3. dj says:

    Ah! Many thanks for the post. I was struggling on installing IE6 and Wine seperatly…

  4. jordilin says:

    Say2sky, I don’t know if the IE tab plugin for firefox works in Ubuntu. Give it a try and tell us šŸ˜‰

  5. Pingback: Length’s weBLoG » rachels xbunutu Pc

  6. Pingback: wet fanny

  7. Pingback: cineplex odeon aurora

  8. Pingback: granada hills

  9. Pingback: tax relief reconciliation act

  10. Pingback: coumadin cranberry

  11. Pingback: doggy fuck asian

  12. Pingback: teen actress auditions

  13. TomasKell says:

    Hello webmaster, very nice site here, great work!
    TomasKell

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s