How-to Install Firefox Beta 58 Browser i686 for Snow-Linux 3 Crystal 32bit Gnome Easy Visual-Guide

September 25th, 2012 by Regaz



The Guide Simply Shows How-to Install Latest Firefox Beta 58 Browser 32bit on Snow Linux 3 Crystal Gnome i386 Desktop.

The Firefox Beta Version can Coexist with the Others Firefox Versions without Troubles, this Mean that Once Fired Up it Will Just Load the Default Firefox Environment.

More than this Once Installed it Will Plug-In the Firefox Beta Channel and Like Every Other Firefox Version in the Future will Follow to be Automatically Updated to the Newest Firefox Beta Release. So it is an Install Once and has Forever Freshly Renewed :)

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 the Firefox Beta Browser on Snow-Linux Gnome Desktop.

Firefox Beta & Snow Linux

  1. Download Firefox Beta for Linux:

    Firefox i686 tar.bz2
  2. Double-Click on the Archive and Extract into /tmpInstall Firefox Nightly on Ubuntu 12 Extraction
  3. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
    SnowLinux 3 Crystal Gnome Open Terminal
  4. Relocate Firefox Beta

    Login as SuperUser

    su 

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

    Make a Firefox Directory

    mkdir /opt/firefox

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

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

    Make a Symlink for Easy-Starting

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

    Next you Can Start Firefox from Terminal with

    firefox-beta
  5. Create a Firefox-Beta Launcher for Easy&Quick Starting:

    Snow-Linux 3 Gnome Launcher
  6. How-to Install Evernote Linux Clone on Snow-Linux:

    Evernote for Snow-Linux
About Firefox Beta

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