How-to Install Latest Firefox 57 Browser 32bit on Linux Debian 6 Squeeze i386 KDE4 Easy Visual-Guide

November 19th, 2012 by Regaz



The Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Latest Firefox 57 i686 Browser for Debian Linux 6 Squeeze KDE4 32bit Desktop.

The Latest Firefox Version Coexists Perfectly with the Others Firefox/IceWeasel Versions without Making Any Troubles, this Meaning that Once Fired Up it Will Simply Follow to Load the Existing Default Firefox Environment.

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 Debian Linux KDE Desktop.

Firefox on Debian
  1. Download Latest Firefox Stable Release:

    Firefox i686 tar.bz2
  2. Double-Click on Archive and Extract Into /tmpInstall Firefox on Debian 6 KDE4 Extraction
  3. Open a Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
    Debian Linux Squeeze Kde 4 Open Terminal
  4. Relocate Firefox Directory

    Login as SuperUser

    su 

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

    Relocate firefox Into firefox-latest

    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/local/bin/firefox-latest

    Next you Can Start Firefox from Terminal with

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

    KDE4 How Menu Launcher
    Firefox & KDE4 Desktop Launcher
  6. How-to Install Google-Chrome Browser on Debian:

    Install Google-Chrome for Debian

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