How-to Install Firefox Beta 61 Browser i686 on Linux Sabayon 10 Gnome3 i386 Easy Visual-Guide

October 23rd, 2012 by Regaz

The Guide Shows You How-to Install Firefox Beta 61 i686 for Linux Sabayon 10 Gnome3 32bit 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.

Inside the Instructions you will Find also a Link to How-to Create a Launcher for Firefox Browser on Linux Sabayon Kde4 Desktop.

Firefox Beta & Sabayon
  1. Download Firefox Beta for Linux:

    Firefox i686 tar.bz2
  2. Double-Click on Archive and Extract into /tmp Directory
    Zorin 6 Extract Firefox Archive
  3. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
    Fedora Linux16-17 Gnome 3 Open Terminal
  4. Relocate Firefox

    Login as SuperUser

    su 

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

    mkdir -p /opt/firefox

    Move the Firefox Directory

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

    Adding Beta to the System Path by a Symlink

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

    Next you Can Start Firefox Beta from Terminal Simply with

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

    Sabayon Gnome3 Launcher
About Firefox Beta
About Firefox Beta

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