Firefox 35 Beta Brings New Firefox Hello Features. How To Install Firefox 35 Beta On Linux

Hello Linux Geeksters. As you may know, Firefox is one of the most popular open-source browsers, developed by Mozilla. The latest version available is Firefox 35 Beta, which will reach its final version in mid-January, 2015.

Among others, Firefox 35 Beta allows the users to make calls directly from the browser via the Firefox Hello’s Guest Mode without any account needed.

To perform Firefox chata with other people using WebRTC-supported browsers like Firefox, Chrome or Opera, you just need to share the provided link with them and the connection goes through the Mozilla servers.

how to install Firefox 35 Beta on Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Elementary OS, Pinguy OS, LXLE, Deepin, Linux Lite, Peppermint, Debian, Kwheezy, Crunchbang, SparkyLinux, Fedora, CentOS, OpenSUSE, Mageia and OpenMandriva.

In this article I will show you how to install Firefox 35 Beta on Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Elementary OS, Pinguy OS, LXLE, Deepin, Linux Lite, Peppermint, Debian, Kwheezy, Crunchbang, SparkyLinux, Fedora, CentOS, OpenSUSE, Mageia and OpenMandriva.

Because Firefox 32 Beta is not available via any repository yet, we have to download Firefox 32 Beta from the Mozilla site, extract the archive, move to /opt and alias the launcher.

Follow the instructions for your system’s architecture exactly, in order to get a successful installation.

How to install Firefox 35 Beta on 32 bit Ubuntu, Debian CentOS, OpenSUSE, Mageia, OpenMandriva and derivative systems:

$ wget https://download-installer.cdn.mozilla.net/pub/firefox/releases/35.0b1/linux-i686/en-US/firefox-35.0b1.tar.bz2
$ tar -xjvf firefox-35.0b1.tar.bz2
$ sudo mv firefox /opt/firefox35beta
$ sudo ln -sf /opt/firefox35beta/firefox /usr/bin/firefox

To start Firefox 35 beta, just open a terminal, type firefox and hit enter.

Optional, to remove Firefox 35 Beta, do:

$ sudo rm -r /opt/firefox35beta /usr/bin/firefox

How to install Firefox 35 Beta on 64 bit Ubuntu, Debian CentOS, OpenSUSE, Mageia, OpenMandriva and derivative systems:

$ wget https://download-installer.cdn.mozilla.net/pub/firefox/releases/35.0b1/linux-x86_64/en-US/firefox-35.0b1.tar.bz2
$ tar -xjvf firefox-35.0b1.tar.bz2
$ sudo mv firefox /opt/firefox35beta
$ sudo ln -sf /opt/firefox35beta/firefox /usr/bin/firefox

Optional, to remove Firefox 35 Beta, do:

$ sudo rm -r /opt/firefox35beta /usr/bin/firefox

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