How-to Install Firefox Developer Edition on Linux Mint

January 14th, 2015 by thelinuxevangelist

Install Firefox Developer Edition Linux Mint




Hello Linux Mint User! This Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Firefox Developer Edition Browser for Linux Mint i386/amd64 Desktop.

And the Firefox Developer Edition for Linux Mint contains the newest features and innovations in an unstable environment even before they go to Beta.

Furthermore the Firefox Developer Version Coexists Perfectly with Other Eventual Firefox Versions on System without Making Any Troubles, this Meaning that Once Fired Up it Will Simply Follow to Load the Existing Default Firefox Environment.

Inside the Instructions you will Find also a Link to How-to Create a Launcher for Firefox Browser on Unity Desktop.

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  1. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Install Firefox Developer on Linux Mint 32/64bit - Open Terminal
  2. Download Firefox Developer Edition for Linux:

    Firefox Developer i686/x64 tar.bz2
  3. Double-Click on Archive and Extract into /tmp

    Install Firefox Developer on Linux Mint 32/64bit - Linux Mint Extraction

  4. How-to Install Google-Chrome Browser on Linux Mint
    SetUp Chrome on Linux Mint.

  5. Then Relocate Firefox Directory

    Login as SuperUser

    sudo su

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution
    Relocate firefox Into firefox-dev:

    chown -R root:root /tmp/firefox
    mv /tmp/firefox /opt/firefox-dev

    Make a firefox-dev Symlink for Easy-Starting:

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

    Achieve the SuperUse session with:

    exit
  6. Finally Launch & Enjoy Firefox Developer Edition :)
    From Terminal:

    firefox-dev

    To Start from Desktop Create Linux Mint App Launcher:

    How-to Make a Laucher

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