Install Latest Firefox on Linux Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS 32/64bit
The Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Latest Firefox 55 i686/x8664 Browser for Linux Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr LTS Unity i386/amd64 Desktop.
Sure it’s possible also to Install some Adjourned Firefox Version by some PPA but it can’t be Sure that will be always the Last One…
The Latest Firefox Version Coexist Perfectly with Other Eventual Firefox Versions on System 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 Unity Desktop.
Download Latest Firefox for Linux:Firefox i686/x64 tar.bz2
Double-Click on Archive and Extract into /tmp
Open a Terminal Window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
- Relocate Firefox Directory
Login as SuperUser
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
Launching Latest Firefox Browser from Terminal:
To Launch from Desktop Create a Custom Ubuntu App Launcher:How-to Launcher for Unity
How-to Install Google-Chrome Browser on Ubuntu Linux
SetUp Chrome on Ubuntu.