Installing firefox to replace iceweasel in Debian jessie

Iceweasel is no more at Debian.
More details about this decision :

A new repository must be enabled : jessie-backports managed by The Debian Mozilla team

Add a new sources.list file in /etc/apt/sources.list.d/ with the following line :

deb jessie-backports firefox-esr

Run the following commands to have Firefox installed on your system :

[fool@localhost]$ sudo apt-get update
[fool@localhost]$ sudo apt-get install pkg-mozilla-archive-keyring
[fool@localhost]$ sudo apt-get -t jessie-backports install firefox-esr

Firefox is now installed. Enjoy !

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