Firefox 3.5 or 3.6 Ubuntu Repository (deb)

On September 27, 2009, in firefox 3.5, firefox 3.6, repository, by Dipin Krishna

To install the latest Firefox 3.5 (final) or Firefox 3.6 in Ubuntu, open a terminal and type:

sudo sh -c “echo ‘deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/ubuntu-mozilla-daily/ppa/ubuntu jaunty main’ >> /etc/apt/sources.list”

sudo sh -c "echo 'deb-src http://ppa.launchpad.net/ubuntu-mozilla-daily/ppa/ubuntu jaunty main' >> /etc/apt/sources.list"

Then add the Launchpad PPA GPG key:

sudo apt-key adv --keyserver keyserver.ubuntu.com --recv-keys 247510BE

And finally, install Firefox 3.5 or 3.6

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install firefox-3.5

or

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install firefox-3.6

If you already have a version of Firefox 3.5 installed from a repo then upgrade it:

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade

courtesy: http://webupd8.blogspot.com/2009/06/firefox-35-rc-1-ubuntu-repository-deb.html

 

2 Responses to “Firefox 3.5 or 3.6 Ubuntu Repository (deb)”

  1. Matthias says:

    Doesn't work – it tells me that the is no install candidate or that the package is outdated.

  2. M. Ronald says:

    doesn't work for Hardy Heron.Results in broken packages.

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