How to Install Latest Firefox on Bodhi 3 Linux Easy Guide

May 27, 2014 | By the+gnu+linux+evangelist.

GNU/Linux Bodhi 3.x Installing Latest Firefox Guide

Hi! The Guide shows you Step-by-step How to Download and Install the Latest Firefox Browser in Bodhi 3.x Enlightenment GNU/Linux Desktop.

And the Latest Firefox coexist without troubles with others possible 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.

Finally, inside you find also detailed instructions about How to Create a Desktop Launcher on Bodhi.

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  1. 1. Launching Terminal

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

    Install the Latest Firefox Bodhi 3.x Linux - Open Terminal Window
  2. 2. Downloading Firefox

    Download Latest Firefox Stable Release

    Firefox x8664 tar.bz2
  3. 3. Extracting Firefox

    Extract Firefox Archive
    First, access the Download location by default with:

    cd ~/Downloads

    To Check it’s there List the contents with:

    ls . | grep firefox

    The grep Command refine the output List showing only the Entries matching the Keyword.
    But if you are in Trouble to Find the Location on Terminal then See: How to Access Downloads Folder from Browser.

    tar xvf ./firefox*tar.bz2 -C /tmp/
  4. 4. Installing Firefox

    Relocate Firefox Directory

    sudo su

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

    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


    How to Create a Firefox Bodhi Desktop Launcher

  5. How to Install Google-Chrome Web Browser for Bodhi:
    Installing Google-Chrome Web Browser on Bodhi Enlightenment Distro

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