How to Install Firefox Beta Fedora 18 Gnome3
The Guide Shows You How to Install Firefox Beta 72 Browser 64-bit for Fedora Linux 18 Gnome3 x8664 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 Fedora 18 KDE & Gnome Desktop.
Download Firefox Beta for Linux:
- Double-Click on Archive and 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 a Firefox-Beta Easy&Quick Launcher:How-Launcher for Fedora Gnome3
How to Add Minimize/Maximize Controls on Gnome3 Windows: