How to Install Latest Firefox 66 32bit on Debian 8 Jessie Gnome3 i386 Visual-Guide

January 16, 2013 | By Regaz | Filed in: Uncategorized.

Install Latest Firefox 66 on Debian 8 Jessie

The Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install Firefox 66 i686 Latest Stable Browser on Debian Linux 8 Jessie Gnome3 32-bit Desktop.

The Latest Firefox Version Coexists Perfectly with the Others Firefox/IceWeasel Versions, 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 How to Install Latest Firefox on Debian 8 Jessie Instructions you will Find also a Link to How to Create a Launcher for Firefox Browser on Debian Gnome3 Desktop.

Install Latest Firefox 66 on Debian 8 Jessie - Featured
  1. Download Latest Firefox Stable Release:

    Firefox i686 tar.bz2
  2. Double-Click on Firefox Archive and Extract Into /tmpInstall Latest Firefox 66 on Debian 8 Jessie - Gnome Extraction
  3. Open a Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
    Install Latest Firefox 66 on Debian 8 Jessie - Gnome 3 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 Launcher for Easy-Starting:

    Launcher for Gnome 3 How-to

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