How-to Install Firefox Aurora on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial 32-64bit GNU-Linux Easy Visual-Guide

August 8th, 2016 by thelinuxevangelist

Installing Firefox Aurora on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Linux

The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Firefox Aurora 51 Browser for Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Xerus LTS i386/Amd64 GNU/Linux Desktop.

The Firefox Aurora Version Coexist Perfectly with the Eventual Others Firefox Installations without Making Any Troubles, this Meaning that an Unique Firefox Base Environment will be Shared between All the Firefox Versions on the System.

More than this Once Installed it Will Plug-In the Firefox Aurora Channel and Like Every Other Firefox Version in the Future will Follow to be Automatically Updated to the Newest Firefox Aurora Release.

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

Inside the How-to Install Firefox Aurora Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Instructions you will Find also a Link to How-to Create a Launcher for Firefox Browser on Ubuntu Linux Desktop.

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  1. Open Shell Terminal emulator window
    Ctrl+Alt+t on Desktop
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
    Install Firefox Aurora Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial - Open Terminal
  2. Download Firefox Aurora for GNU/Linux:

    Firefox Aurora 51 tar.bz2
  3. Double-Click on the Archive and Extract into /tmp
    Install Firefox Aurora Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial - Extraction
  4. Relocate Firefox Aurora

    Login as SuperUser:

    sudo su

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution
    Make a Firefox Directory:

    mkdir /opt/firefox

    Move Firefox Into firefox-Aurora so to Prepare for a Possible Firefox Multi-Version Coexistence

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

    Make a Symlink for Easy-Starting

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

    Achieve the SuperUser session:


    Next you Can Start Firefox from Terminal with

  5. Create a Launcher for Easy Launching from Desktop:

    How Ubuntu Launcher Guide
  6. So Now Thanks to the Mozilla Foundation
    You Should Finally Fully Enjoy a Firefox Aurora Installation Browser Experience on Ubuntu Linux ;)

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