thanks again rhakios
i used rm -r firefox-installer and it seemed to do the trick i just hope i haven't knackered my system oh well you live and learn i will give the other post a go tommorrow as i have been at it(linux) since 5 o'clock so i now have to go and watch a load of crap on the telly with my wife
i will let you know how i get on if you like?
ps does this skirt go with these shoes
although i'm from wigan i don't eat pies because although i love them they give me chronic indigestion so i have to leave them.so although my arse is too big for my skirt,i haven't eaten all the pies
now this is my kind of thread
ps i have followed the advice in the other thread and i am typing to you in zilla!!! woohooo!!!
thanks for your replies
i'm not sure whether to say this thread is solved as it has just started to get interesting (heartburn and runs )
so if any of you see me on sunday don't forget to shout go paul go i'll be the fat knocker at the back