How to Install Firefox Aurora on Linux Sabayon 13.8 Gnome 3 Easy Visual-Guide

October 10, 2013 | By the+gnu+linux+evangelist | Filed in: Uncategorized.

How to Install Firefox Aurora Sabayon Linux

The Guide shows you How to Install Firefox Aurora 58 i686/x8664 for Linux Sabayon 13.8 GNOME3 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.

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

Inside you find also detailed instructions about How to Create a Launcher for Firefox Browser on Sabayon Linux Desktop.

Sabayon Firefox Aurora Installation

  1. Download Firefox Aurora for Linux:

    Firefox i686/x8664 tar.bz2
  2. Double-Click on the Archive and Extract into /tmp
    Install Firefox Aurora Sabayon Linux Extract

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

    Install Sabayon GNOME 3 Open Terminal
  4. Relocate Firefox

    Login as SuperUser.


    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo

    mkdir -p /opt/firefox

    Move the Firefox-Aurora Directory

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

    Adding Aurora to the System Path by a Symlink

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

    Next you Can Start Firefox Aurora from Terminal Simply with

  5. Create a Firefox Aurora Launcher:

    Sabayon GNOME3 Launcher
  6. How to Install Evernote Clone on Linux Sabayon:

    Install Evernote for Sabayon
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