The Guide Shows You How to Install Firefox Nightly 73 x8664 Browser for Linux Mint 13 Maya Xfce 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 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 Linux Mint Desktop.
Download Firefox Nightly for Linux:Firefox x8664 tar.bz2
- Find and Double-Click on the Archive and Extract Into /tmp
- Open a Terminal Window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
- Relocate Firefox
Login as SuperUser
If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo
mkdir -p /opt/firefox
Move the Firefox Directory
sudo chown -R root:root /tmp/firefox && mv /tmp/firefox /opt/firefox/nightly
Adding Nightly to the System Path by a Symlink
ln -s /opt/firefox/nightly/firefox /usr/local/bin/nightly
Next you Can Start Firefox from Terminal Simply with
For Quick Starting Create a Linux Mint Application Launcher:Xfce App Launcher How-to
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