How-to Install Firefox 23 Beta i686 Browser on Arch-Linux 2012 Gnome 32bit Easy Visual-Guide

November 15th, 2012 by Regaz



The Guide Shows You How-to Install Firefox Beta 57 i686 Browser for Arch-Linux 2012 Gnome i686 Desktop.

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 Firefox Browser on Arch-Linux Gnome Desktop and Installing the Evernote Clone.

Firefox Beta on Arch-Linux
  1. Download Firefox Beta for Linux:

    Firefox i686 tar.bz2
  2. Double-Click on the Archive and Extract Into /tmpInstall Firefox on Debian 6 Gnome Extract
  3. Open a Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
    Linux Desktop 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 Application Launcher for Quick-Starting:

    Guide to Create Launcher
  6. How-to Install Evernote for Arch-Linux:

    Evernote for Arch-Linux
About Firefox Beta

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