How to Install Firefox Nightly on Sabayon 10-11 Gnome3 Amd64 Easy Visual-Guide

October 23, 2012 | By Regaz | Filed in: Uncategorized.

How to Install Firefox Nightly Sabayon Linux

The Guide shows you How to Install Firefox Nightly x8664 Browser for Linux Sabayon 10-11 GNOME3 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 the Firefox Nightly Browser on Linux Sabayon Desktop.

Install Firefox Nightly Sabayon

  1. Download Firefox Nightly for Linux:

    Firefox x8664 tar.bz2
  2. Find and Double-Click on the Archive and Extract Into /tmp

    Install Firefox on Sabayon Extraction
  3. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Install Firefox Nightly GNOME 3 Open Terminal
  4. Relocate Firefox

    Login as SuperUser.

    su 

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo

    mkdir -p /opt/firefox

    Move the Firefox-Nightly 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/bin/firefox-nightly

    Next you Can Start Firefox Nightly from Terminal Simply with

    firefox-nightly
  5. Create a Launcher for Easy-Starting:

    Sabayon GNOME3 How Launcher
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