How-to Install Latest Firefox 57 on Debian 8 Jessie KDE4 Amd64 Easy Visual-Guide

January 16th, 2013 by Regaz

Install Latest Firefox on Debian 8 Jessie 64bit




The Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Latest Firefox 57 x8664 Browser for Debian Linux 8 Jessie KDE4 64bit 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 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 Debian Linux KDE4 Desktop.

Install Latest Firefox on Debian 8 Jessie 64bit - Featured
  1. Download Latest Firefox x8664 for Linux:

    Firefox x8664 tar.bz2
  2. Right-Click > Open with ArkInstall Latest Firefox on Debian 8 Jessie 64bit - KDE4 Extraction

    Extract Into /tmp

  3. Open a Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
    Install Latest Firefox on Debian 8 Jessie 64bit - Kde 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 KDE4 Launcher for Easy-Starting:

    How-to Launcher for Wheezy-KDE4
  6. How-to Install Google-Chrome Browser on Debian:

    Install Google-Chrome for Debian

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