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

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

Install the Latest Firefox on Debian 8 Jessie

The Guide shows you Step-by-Step How to Install Firefox i686 Latest Stable Browser on Debian Linux 8 Jessie GNOME3 32-bit Desktop.

And the Latest Firefox coexist without troubles with others possible Versions, this meaning that it’s sharing the Default Environment.

So to make easier the Visualization of the whole process the Guide includes the essential Screenshots.

Inside the How to Install the 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.

Step-by-step – Firefox Beta Debian Buster Installation
  1. Download Latest Firefox Stable Release:

    Firefox i686 tar.bz2
  2. Double-Click on Firefox Archive and Extract Into /tmp
    Install the Latest Firefox on Debian 8 Jessie - GNOME Extraction

  3. Open a Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Install the Latest Firefox 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 see: How to Enable sudo

    Relocate firefox Into firefox-latest.

    sudo chown -R root:root /tmp/firefox && sudo mv /tmp/firefox /opt/firefox-latest

    Make a firefox-latest Symlink for Easy-Starting.

    sudo 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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