How-to Install Firefox Nightly on Slackware 14 64bit KDE4 Easy Visual-Guide

December 19th, 2012 by Regaz

How-to Install Firefox Nightly on Slackware 14




The Guide Shows You How-to Download and Install Firefox Nightly 58 64bit for Linux Slackware 14 KDE4 x8664 Desktop.

The Firefox Nightly Version can Coexist with the Others Firefox Versions without Troubles, this Mean that Once Fired Up it Will Just Load the Default Firefox Environment.

More than this Once Installed it Will Plug-In the Firefox Nightly Channel and Like Every Other Firefox Version in the Future will Follow to be Automatically Updated to the Newest Firefox Nightly Release.

Then All the Firefox Nightly Builds are Supplied after Deep Testing Phase and with an Advanced Degree of Stability so there are to Expect Very Few Upcoming Crashes and Troubles.

Inside the How-to Install Firefox Nightly on Slackware Instructions you will Find also a Link to How-to Create a Launcher for the Firefox Nightly Browser on Slackware KDE4 Desktop.

Install Firefox Nightly on Slackware Featured

  1. Download Latest Firefox Nightly:

  2. Right-Click on the Archive Open with Ark and Extract Firefox into /tmp Directory
    Install Firefox Nightly on Slackware KDE4 Extracting Firefox Archive
  3. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
    Install Firefox Nightly on Slackware Kde4 Open Terminal
  4. Relocate Firefox Nightly

    Login as SuperUser

    su 

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution

    mkdir -p /opt/firefox

    Move the Firefox-Nightly Directory

    chown -R root:root /tmp/firefox && mv /tmp/firefox /opt/firefox/nightly

    Adding Nightly to the System Path by a Symlink

    ln -s /opt/firefox/nightly/firefox /usr/bin/firefox-nightly

    Next you Can Start Firefox Nightly from Terminal Simply with

    firefox-nightly
  5. Create a Nightly Launcher for Easy-Starting:

    Slackware KDE4 App Launcher
  6. So Now Thanks to the Mozilla Foundation You Should Finally Fully Enjoy a Firefox Nightly Installation Browser Experience on Slacware Linux ;)

    Finally You will have also the Little Honor to Contribute to Firefox Development Just Sending Some Anonymous Usage Data.

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