5 Firefox Plugins Related to Linux

Here are 5 Firefox plugins related to Linux. These Firefox Add-ons are not just compatible with Linux, but have something to do with Linux specifically.

Auto Copy

Select text and it’s automatically copied to the clipboard. Like Linux or mIRC.

Works with: Firefox: 1.0 – 2.0.0.*

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Clear Text Fields

Clear Text Fields allows you to right click form text inputs and clear their contents. This is handy for Linux/X11 users who want to clear a form element but don’t want it’s contents placed in the clipboard, overwriting what you intended to paste into it.

Works with Firefox: 1.5 – 2.0.0.*

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Konquefox

Konquefox is an extension for Mozilla Firefox that adds some useful buttons: Clear URL, Go Up and Zoom, for a better integration in Linux or KDE environment.

Works with: Firefox: 1.5 – 3.0b4

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Ubuntu Human Theme for Firefox

Ubuntu Human Icons, derived from Ubuntu Linux OS. Tested in Ubuntu Linux, other Linux and Windows (including Vista).

Works with: Firefox: 2.0 – 2.0.0.*

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Ubuntu Forums Menu Plugin for Firefox

Additional navigation menu for Ubuntu Forums via main-menu and context menu.

Works with: Firefox: 1.0 – 3.0a8

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