How-to Install Latest Firefox 55 Browser x86_64 on Linux Debian 6 Squeeze Lxde Amd64 Easy Visual-Guide

November 19th, 2012 by Regaz



The Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Latest Firefox 55 x8664 Browser on Debian Linux 6 Squeeze Lxde 64bit Desktop.

The Latest Firefox Version Coexist Perfectly with the Others Firefox/IceWeasel Versions without Making Any Troubles, this Meaning that Once Fired Up it Will Simply Follow to Load the Existing Default Firefox Environment.

To Make Easier the Visualization of the Entire Process I have Inserted the Essentials Screenshots of the Installation.

Inside the Instructions you will Find also a Link to How-to Create a Launcher for Firefox Browser on Debian Linux Lxde Desktop.

Firefox on Debian
  1. Download Latest Firefox x8664 for Linux:

    Firefox x8664 tar.bz2
  2. Double-Click on Archive and Extract Into /tmpInstall Firefox on Debian 6 Gnome Extract
  3. Open a Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
    Linux DebianSqueeze Lxde Open Terminal
  4. Relocate Firefox Directory

    Login as SuperUser

    su 

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution

    Relocate firefox Into firefox-latest

    chown -R root:root /tmp/firefox && mv /tmp/firefox /opt/firefox-latest

    Make a firefox-latest Symlink for Easy-Starting

    ln -s /opt/firefox-latest/firefox /usr/local/bin/firefox-latest

    Next you Can Start Firefox from Terminal with

    firefox-latest
  5. Create a KDE4 Launcher for Easy-Starting:

    How Launcher for Debian-Lxde
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