Install Firefox 5 on Fedora 15/14/13

Install Mozilla Firefox 5 on Fedora 15, Fedora 14 and Fedora 13
1. Backup your current Firefox 3/4 profiles

tar -cvzf $HOME/mozilla-firefox-profiles-backup.tar.gz $HOME/.mozilla/firefox/

2. Change root user

su -
## OR ##
sudo -i

3. Install Remi repository (needed only for Fedora 14 and Fedora 13)

## Remi Dependency on Fedora 14 and Fedora 13 ##
rpm -Uvh http://download1.rpmfusion.org/free/fedora/rpmfusion-free-release-stable.noarch.rpm
rpm -Uvh http://download1.rpmfusion.org/nonfree/fedora/rpmfusion-nonfree-release-stable.noarch.rpm

## Fedora 14 ##
rpm -Uvh http://rpms.famillecollet.com/remi-release-14.rpm

## Fedora 13 ##
rpm -Uvh http://rpms.famillecollet.com/remi-release-13.rpm

4. Check Available Firefox 5 versions

Fedora 15

yum list firefox

Fedora 14 and Fedora 13

yum –enablerepo=remi list firefox5

5. Install Mozilla Firefox 5

Fedora 15

yum install firefox

Fedora 14 and Fedora 13

yum –enablerepo=remi install firefox5

6. Start Firefox 5

Then start Firefox with using command:
Fedora 15

firefox

Fedora 14 and Fedora 13

firefox5

Or use Firefox 5 launcher.

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