How-to Install Firefox Aurora on Linux Mint 15 Mate 32/64bit Easy Visual-Guide

October 8th, 2013 by Regaz

How-to Install Firefox Aurora on Linux Mint 15 Mate

The Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Firefox Aurora 58 Browser i686/x8664 for Linux Mint 15 Olivia Mate 32/64bit Desktop.

The Firefox Aurora Version can Coexist with the Others Firefox Versions without Troubles, this Mean that Once Fired Up it Will Just Load the Default Firefox Environment.

More than this Once Installed it Will Plug-In the Firefox Aurora Channel and Like Every Other Firefox Version in the Future will Follow to be Automatically Updated to the Newest Firefox Aurora Release.

To Make Easier the Visualization of the whole Process I have Inserted the Essentials Screenshots of the Installation.

Inside the How-to Install Firefox Aurora Browser on Linux Mint 15 Mate you will Find also a Link to How-to Create a Launcher for Firefox Browser on Linux Mint Desktop.

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  1. Download Firefox Aurora for Linux:

    Firefox Aurora 58 i686/x8664 tar.bz2
  2. Double-Click on the Archive and Extract into /tmpInstall Firefox Aurora on Linux Mint Extraction
  3. Open a Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
    Install Firefox Aurora Browser on Linux Mint 15 Mate - Open Terminal
  4. Relocate Firefox Aurora

    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-Aurora so to Prepare for a Possible Firefox Multi-Version Coexistence

    chown -R root:root /tmp/firefox && mv /tmp/firefox /opt/firefox/firefox-aurora

    Make a Symlink for Easy-Starting

    ln -s /opt/firefox/firefox-aurora/firefox /usr/local/bin/firefox-aurora

    Next you Can Start Firefox from Terminal with

    firefox-aurora
  5. Create an Firefox-Aurora Easy&Quick Launcher:

    How-Launcher for Mint Mate
  6. So Now Thanks to the Mozilla Foundation You Should Finally Fully Enjoy a Firefox Aurora Browser Installation Linux Mint ;)

    And Finally You will have also the Little Honor to Contribute to Firefox Development Just Sending Some Anonymous Usage Data.

    How-to Install Google-Chrome Browser for Linux-Mint:

    Installing Chrome for Mint
Install Firefox Aurora Browser on Linux Mint 15 Mate - About Firefox Aurora

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