Install the latest Firefox ESR on Debian Wheezy 7 Xfce
The Guide shows you Step-by-Step How to Install latest Firefox ESR 32/64-bit Browser on Debian Linux 7 Wheezy Xfce i686/x8664 Desktop.
Mozilla Firefox Extended Support is intended for Universities and other Schools, Institutions and Businesses.
The Latest Firefox ESR Version Coexists Perfectly with the Others Firefox/IceWeasel Versions, this meaning that it’s sharing the Default Environment.
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 ESR Browser on Debian Linux Xfce Desktop.
Download Latest Firefox ESR for LinuxFirefox ESR i686/x8664 tar.bz2
Double-Click on Archive and Extract into /tmp
Relocate Firefox Directory.
Login as SuperUser.
If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo
Make a Firefox Directory.
Move Firefox Into Latest so to Prepare for a Possible Firefox Nightlies Installation
sudo chown -R root:root /tmp/firefox && mv /tmp/firefox /opt/firefox/firefox-esr
Make a Firefox-Latest Symlink for Easy-Starting.
ln -s /opt/firefox/firefox-esr/firefox /usr/local/bin/firefox-esr
Next you Can Start Firefox from Terminal with
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