Install Firefox in AIX

This methode is working on Firefox for AIX 4.3.3 or laterAIX 4.3.3 ML11, AIX 5.1 ML9, AIX 5.2 TL10 and AIX 5.3 ML5

the first step is download the latest firefox for IBM AIX systems from here :

For AIX 4.3.3 ML 11 you need X11 installed and C++ runtime libs xlC.aix43.rte or new versions


From your AIX ToolBOX install rpm manager for AIX :

Now install some dependencies packgaes

download :


rpm -ivh   (packages)


For AIX 6.1. you need X11.compat.lib.X11R6 + this pacth :

now extract the firefox naar een large directory and run the firefox :)

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