How-to Install Firefox Nightly on Zorin 6 Linux Gnome 64bit Easy Visual-Guide

September 28th, 2012 by Regaz

How-to Install Firefox Nightly on Zorin 6




The Guide Shows You How-to Install Firefox 59 Nightly Browser x8664 for Linux Zorin 6 Gnome 64bit 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.

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

Install Firefox Nightly Zorin 6 - Featured
  1. Download Latest Firefox Nightly for Linux:

    Firefox x8664 tar.bz2
  2. Double-Click on the Archive
    Install Firefox Nightly Zorin 6 - Open Firefox Archive
  3. Extract into /tmp Directory
    Install Firefox Nightly Zorin 6 - Extract Firefox Archive
  4. Open a Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    GnoMenu >> Accessories >> Terminal

    Install Firefox Nightly Zorin 6 - Open Terminal

  5. Relocate Firefox Nightly

    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 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
  6. Create an Firefox Launcher for Zorin 6 Gnome

    Zorin How GnoMenu Launcher
    Firefox Nightly Zorin Custom Launcher
  7. How-to Install Evernote on Linux Zorin:

    Installing Evernote for Zorin
About Firefox Nightly

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