How to Install Latest Thunderbird 60+ x86_64 on Linux CentOS 6 KDE4 64-bit Easy Visual-Guide

October 4, 2012 | By Regaz | Filed in: Uncategorized.
This Short Guide Shows You How to Install the Latest Thunderbird 60 x8664 for Linux CentOS 6.3-6.4 KDE4 x8664 Desktop.

The Same Procedure with only some Little changes will Work also on Other CentOS Releases.

The Post Include the Basic ScreenShots to Make Easier the Whole Visualization Steps Involved.

Thunderbird on RedHat
  1. Download Latest Thunderbird 60 for Linux

    Thunderbird 60 x8664 tar.bz2
  2. Double-Click on Archive and Extract it Into the /tmp Directory.

    Linux KDE Extract Thuderbird

  3. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
    Linux CentOS 6 KDE Open Terminal
  4. Relocate Thunderbird:
    • Login as the SuperUser
      su 

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

    • Move Thunderbird to Location
      chown -R root:root /tmp/thunderbird && mv /tmp/thunderbird /opt/

      Eventually Make a SymLink

      ln -fs /opt/thunderbird/thunderbird /usr/bin/thunderbird
  5. To Start Thunderbird from Terminal
    thunderbird
  6. Create a Thunderbird Launcher:

    KDE4 How Menu Launcher
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    Install Nightly for RHEL/CentOS
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