Updating firefox on linux
Here's how to set it up: Note: If you use your Linux distribution's packaged version of Firefox, you will need to wait for an updated package to be released to its package repository.This article only applies if you installed Firefox manually (without using your distribution's package manager).Since this option updates all extensions and system packages collectively, it may consume a lot of data and time.
From opened menu click Help and from the opened context menu click about Firefox.
As explained above, first command synchronizes and updates all configured repositories. Firefox version information does not update, until the package cache is cleared.
To clean the package cache, either reboot the system or use the following command.
There are two ways to update a core extension from these repositories: - When we perform a system update, all core extensions are get updated to their latest and stable version.
Since Firefox is also a part of the core extensions, it also gets updated.
In opened pop-up window, version information is displayed.