How-to Install Latest Firefox 60 on SnowLinux 4 Mate Glacier Easy Guide

November 6th, 2013 by thelinuxevangelist

Install Latest Firefox on SnowLinux 4 Mate

The Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Latest Firefox 60 x8664 Browser on SnowLinux 4 Glacier Mate 32/64-bit Desktop.

The Latest Firefox Version Coexists Perfectly with the Others Firefox Versions without Making Any Troubles, this Meaning that Once Fired Up it Will Simply Follow to Load the Existing Default Firefox Environment.

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

Inside the How-to Install Latest Firefox on SnowLinux 4 Mate Instructions you will Find also a Link to How-to Create a Launcher for Firefox Browser on SnowLinux Mate Desktop.

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  1. Download Latest Firefox x8664 for Linux:

    Firefox x8664 tar.bz2
  2. Double-Click on Archive and Extract Into /tmpInstall Latest Firefox on SnowLinux 4 Mate Extract
  3. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
    Snow-Linux Glacier 4 Mate Open Terminal
  4. Relocate Firefox Directory

    Login as SuperUser

    su 

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

    Relocate firefox Into firefox-latest

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

    Make a firefox-latest Symlink for Easy-Starting

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

    Next you Can Start Firefox from Terminal with

    firefox-latest
  5. How-to Create a SnowLinux Mate Firefox Launcher:

    SnowLinux Mate How App Launcher
  6. How-to Install Google-Chrome Browser for SnowLinux:

    Installing Chrome for SnowLinux

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