How-to Install Firefox Nightly 58 Browser 32bit on Linux Gentoo 2012 KDE4 x86 Easy Visual-Guide

April 24th, 2013 by Regaz



The Guide Simply Shows How-to Install Firefox 58 Nightly Browser i686 for Linux Gentoo 2012 KDE4 32bit Desktop.

The Firefox Nightly Version Coexist Perfectly with the Eventual Others Firefox Installations without Making Any Troubles, this Meaning that an Unique Firefox Base Environment will be Shared between All the Firefox Versions on the System.

To Make Easier the Visualization of the Entire Process I have Inserted the Essentials Screenshots of the Installation.

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

Firefox Beta on Linux Gentoo
  1. Download Firefox Nightly for Linux:

    Firefox i686 tar.bz2
  2. Double-Click on Archive and Extract Into /tmpInstall Firefox Nightly on Debian Lxde Extraction
  3. Open a Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
    Debian Linux Wheezy Kde 4 Open Terminal
  4. Relocate Firefox Directory

    Login as SuperUser

    sudo su

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

    Make a Firefox Directory

    mkdir /opt/firefox

    Move Firefox Into Nightly so to Prepare for a Possible Firefox Multi-Version Coexistence.

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

    Make a firefox-nightly Symlink for Easy-Starting

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

    Next you Can Start Firefox from Terminal with

    firefox-nightly
  5. Create Application Launcher for Quick-Starting:

    Guide to Create Launcher
  6. How-to Install Evernote on Linux Gentoo

    Installing Evernote for Gentoo
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