How-to Install Latest Firefox 60 64bit for Linux Sabayon 10 Amd64 Gnome3 Desktop Easy Visual-Guide

October 22nd, 2012 by Regaz

How-to Install Latest Firefox Sabayon 10

This Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Latest Firefox 60 x8664 on Linux Sabayon 10 64bit Gnome3 Desktop.

To Make Easier the Visualization of the whole 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 Sabayon Gnome 3 Desktop.

Firefox on Sabayon
  1. Download Latest Firefox x8664 for Linux:

    Firefox x8664 tar.bz2
  2. Double-Click on Firefox Archive and Extract Into /tmpInstall Firefox on Debian 7 Gnome Extract
  3. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
    Fedora Linux16-17 Gnome 3 Open Terminal
  4. Relocate Firefox Directory

    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 Latest so to Prepare for a Possible Firefox Nightlies Installation

    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/bin/firefox-latest

    Next you Can Start Firefox from Terminal with

    firefox-latest
  5. Create a Launcher for Easy-Starting:

    Sabayon Gnome3 Launcher

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