How-to Install Firefox Beta 57 on Debian Jessie 8 Xfce i386 Easy Visual-Guide

April 10th, 2013 by Regaz

Install Firefox Beta on Debian Jessie Xfce




The Guide Simply Shows How-to Install Firefox Beta 57 Browser i686 for Debian Linux 8 Jessie Xfce 32bit Desktop.

The Firefox Beta Version Coexist Perfectly with the Eventual Others Firefox/IceWeasel Installations without Making Any Troubles, this Meaning that an Unique Firefox Base Environment will be Shared between All the Firefox/Iceweasel Versions on the System.

To Make Easier the Visualization of the How-to Install Firefox Beta on Debian Jessie Xfce 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 Xfce Desktop.

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  1. Download Firefox Beta for Linux:

    Firefox i686 tar.bz2
  2. Double-Click on Archive and Extract Into /tmpInstall Firefox Beta on Debian Jessie Xfce Extraction
  3. Open a Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
    Install Firefox Beta on Debian Jessie Xfce Open Terminal
  4. Relocate Firefox Beta

    Login as SuperUser

    su 

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution

    Make a Firefox Directory

    mkdir /opt/firefox

    Move Firefox Into firefox-Beta so to Prepare for a Possible Firefox Multi-Version Coexistence

    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

    firefox-beta
  5. Create Application Launcher for Quick-Starting:

    Guide to Create Launcher
  6. How-to Install Evernote Linux Clone on Debian:

    Evernote for Debian
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