Install the Latest Firefox on Oracle Linux 6.X KDE
The Guide shows you Step-by-Step How to Install the Latest Firefox Stable Browser on Oracle Linux 6.x KDE i686/x8664 Desktop.
The Latest Firefox Version Coexists Perfectly with the Eventual Others Firefox Versions Existing on System, this meaning that it’s sharing the Default Environment.
To Make Easier the Visualization of the Latest Firefox Installation Oracle Linux I have Inserted the Essentials Screenshots of the Installation.
Inside you find also detailed instructions about How to Create a Launcher for Firefox Browser on Oracle Linux KDE Desktop and Install Google-Chrome.
Download Latest Firefox for Linux:Firefox i686/x8664 tar.bz2
Double-Click/Right-Click on Archive and Extract into /tmp
Open Terminal Window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
Relocate Firefox Directory
Login as SuperUser.
If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo
Relocate firefox Into firefox-latest.
sudo chown -R root:root /tmp/firefox && sudo mv /tmp/firefox /opt/firefox-latest
Make a firefox-latest Symlink for Easy-Starting.
sudo ln -s /opt/firefox-latest/firefox /usr/local/bin/firefox-latest
Next you Can Start Firefox from Terminal with
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