How-to Install Firefox Nightly 59 Browser for Snow-Linux 3 Crystal Gnome 32bit Easy Visual-Guide

September 25th, 2012 by Regaz



The Guide Shows You How-to Install Firefox Nightly 59 Browser on Snow Linux 3 Crystal 32bit Gnome i386 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.

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 the Firefox Nightly Browser on Snow-Linux Gnome Desktop.

Firefox Nightly & Snow Linux

  1. Download Firefox Nightly for Linux:

    Firefox i686 tar.bz2
  2. Double-Click on the Archive and Extract into /tmpInstall Firefox Nightly on Ubuntu 12 Extraction
  3. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
    SnowLinux 3 Crystal Gnome Open Terminal
  4. Relocate Firefox Nightly

    Login as SuperUser

    su 

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

    Make a Firefox Directory

    mkdir /opt/firefox

    Move Firefox Into firefox-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 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 a Firefox-Nightly Launcher for Easy-Starting

    Snow-Linux 3 Gnome Launcher

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