martedì 18 giugno 2013

How-to Install Firefox 26 Aurora Browser on Mageia 1-2-3 & Cauldron Linux 32bit Easy Visual-Guide

The Guide Show How-to Install Firefox Aurora 26 Browser i686 for Linux Mageia 1-2-3 and Cauldron KDE4 32bit Desktop.


The Firefox Aurora Version can Coexist with the Others Firefox Versions without Troubles, this Mean that Once Fired Up it Will Just Load the Default Firefox Environment.


More than this Once Installed it Will Plug-In the Firefox Aurora Channel and Like Every Other Firefox Version in the Future will Follow to be Automatically Updated to the Newest Firefox Aurora Release. So it is Not a Wasting Time because You Install It Once and Keep Forever Freshly Updated :)


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


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

Mageia & Firefox Aurora
  1. Download Latest Firefox Aurora for Linux:

    Firefox 26 Aurora i686 tar.bz2
  2. Double-Click on the Archive and Extract into /tmp Install Firefox Aurora on Mageia Linux Extract
  3. Open a Terminal Window
    Linux Mageia 3 KDE Open Terminal
  4. Relocate Firefox Aurora

    Login as SuperUser


    Make a Firefox Directory

    mkdir /opt/firefox
    Move Firefox Into firefox-Aurora so to Prepare for a Possible Firefox Multi-Version Coexistence
    mv /tmp/firefox /opt/firefox/firefox-aurora

    Make a Symlink for Easy-Starting

    ln -s /opt/firefox/firefox-aurora/firefox /usr/local/bin/firefox-aurora
    Next you Can Start Firefox from Terminal with
  5. Create a Firefox-Aurora Easy&Quick Launcher:

    How-Launcher for Mageia
  6. How-to Install Google-Chrome Browser on Linux Mageia:

    Installing Chrome for Mageia
About Firefox Aurora