PCLinuxOS 2012.08 KDE4 How to Install Firefox Nightly Easy Visual-Guide

October 17, 2012 | By Regaz | Filed in: Uncategorized.

How-to Install Firefox Nightly on PCLinuxOs 2012.08

The Guide Shows You How-to Install Firefox Nightly 66 Browser on PCLinuxOS 2012.08 KDE4 32bit 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 the Firefox Nightly Browser on PCLinuxOS KDE4 Desktop.

Install Firefox Nightly on PCLinuxOs 2012.08 - Featured

  1. Download Firefox Nightly for Linux:

    Firefox i686 tar.bz2
  2. Double-Click on the Archive and Extract Firefox into /tmp Directory
    Install Firefox Nightly on PCLinuxOs 2012.08 - Extract Firefox Archive
  3. Open a Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Kickoff >> More Applications >> Terminals >> Konsole

    Install Firefox Nightly on PCLinuxOs 2012.08 - Kde Open Terminal

  4. Relocate Firefox Nightly

    Login as SuperUser


    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

  5. Create a Firefox Launcher for Quick-Starting:

    PCLinuxOS Kde Launcher

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