Firefox 4 In 4 Easy Steps - Debian

Quick 'n' Easy

Due to a trademark dispute, Firefox under Debian is re-branded as Iceweasel.

If you try to upgrade to the latest version, Firefox 4, you may have some difficulty.

Here's a fast easy method to install Firefox 4 on Debian:

1. Step One

Add the following entry in /etc/apt/sources.list (or a new file in /etc/apt/sources.list.d/:)

deb squeeze-backports-4.0 iceweasel

2. Step Two

Run update

apt-get update

3. Step Three

Install with apt-get

apt-get install-t squeeze-backports iceweasel

4. Step Four

Launch and enjoy.