Updating firefox on ubuntu
To do this just remove the folder where firefox has been extracted and install newer version in the same directory.In this case there is no need to create symlink again.For other operating systems, see How to download and install Firefox on Windows and How to download and install Firefox on Mac.
As noted above, you need to install the required libraries for Firefox to work.
In this article we are going to cover topics like Firefox installation, uninstall and update.
We will also discuss what kind of problems we can get during mentioned processes.
To remove Firefox which was installed via yum type: This will install latest stable version of Firefox, which was 59.0.2 at the time of writing this article.
The process of installing specific version of Firefox is the same as in other distributions mentioned above.Concerning updates: they will appear automatically in the package manager.