The Guide Shows You How to Install Firefox Beta 72 Browser 64-bit for Linux BackTrack 5 KDE4 Amd64 Desktop.
The Firefox Beta Version Coexists Perfectly with the Eventual Others Firefox Installations, this Meaning that an Unique Firefox Base Environment will be Shared between All the Firefox Versions on the System.
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 BackTrack KDE Desktop and Installing the Chrome Browser.
Download Firefox Beta for Linux:
Right-Click > Open with Ark
Extract Into /tmp
Open Terminal Window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
Relocate Firefox Beta
Login as SuperUser
If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo
Make a Firefox Directory
Move Firefox Into firefox-Beta so to Prepare for a Possible Firefox Multi-Version Coexistence
sudo 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
Create Application Launcher for Quick Starting:How-Launcher for KDE4 Desktop
How to Install Google-Chrome Browser on Linux BackTrack: