How to install Hv3 browser (Hv3 – Tcl/Tk Web Browser) in Debian 6.0 Squeeze
Hv3 browser is already for x86 platform as statically linked, so we don’t need compile.
First we need install missing package:
apt-get install libstdc++5
After this, just follow as user (not root) these commands:
wget http://tkhtml.tcl.tk/hv3-linux-nightly-08_0203.gz gunzip hv3-linux-nightly-08_0203.gz chmod +x hv3-linux-nightly-08_0203
Now you have in your home folder (or where you install it) Hv3 executable, it can be started from command line simple:
First time, Hv3 will ask you to install hv3_polipo. It is not neccesary, but from description, it can help improve Hv3 performance, so just press OK and wait few seconds:
After this, Hv3 will start:
Don’t forget, Hv3 is in alpha stage and it can crash when you don’t expect it and with very slow development (this binary is from 2008).