Howto Install Latest Thuderbird 24+ x86_64 on Linux Debian 6 Squeeze KDE4 64-bit Easy Visual-Guide

July 21, 2012 | By Regaz | Filed in: Uncategorized.

This Short Guide Simply Shows How to Install the Latest Thunderbird 68 x8664 for Debian 6 Squeeze Kde4 Amd64 Desktop.

The Same Procedure with only some Little changes will Work also on Debian 5 Lenny.

The Guide Includes the Basic Screenshots of Process to Make the Visualization Easier.

How to Install Thunderbird on Debian Jessie
  1. Download Latest Thunderbird for Linux.

    Thunderbird 68 x8664 tar.bz2
  2. Double-Click on Archive and Extract Into /tmp
    Unarchiving Latest Thunderbird on KDE4 Linux Desktop

  3. Open a Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Applications >> System >> Terminal.

    Kde Open Terminal

  4. Relocate Thunderbird:
    • Login as the SuperUser


      If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo

    • Move Thunderbird to Location

      sudo chown -R root:root /tmp/thunderbird && mv /tmp/thunderbird /opt/

      Possibly Make a SymLink.

      ln -fs /opt/thunderbird/thunderbird /usr/bin/thunderbird
    • After to Start Thunderbird from Terminal

  5. Create a Thunderbird Launcher for Quick&Easy Starting.

    How KDE4 Menu Launcher
  6. How to Install Firefox Aurora on Debian Linux:

    Install Firefox Aurora for Debian
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