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

September 28, 2012 | By Regaz | Filed in: Uncategorized.

How to Install Firefox Nightly on Zorin 6

The Guide shows you How to Install Firefox Nightly Browser x8664 for Linux Zorin 6 GNOME 64-bit 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 so will follow to be Automatically Updated.

With Firefox Nightly you can get a sneak peek at the next generation Web Browser, and help Mozilla to make the best Browser it can be.

Especially relevant: Nightly is an Unstable Testing and Development Platform.

Inside you find also detailed instructions about 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 see: How to Enable sudo

    Make a Firefox Directory.

    mkdir /opt/firefox

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

    sudo 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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