How to Install Firefox Nightly on Linux Fuduntu 2012 Gnome 32bit Easy Visual-Guide

November 5, 2012 | By Regaz | Filed in: Uncategorized.

The Guide shows you How to Install Firefox Nightly 32-bit for Linux Fuduntu 2012 GNOME i686 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 Fuduntu GNOME Desktop.

Firefox Nightly & Fuduntu

  1. Download Firefox Nightly for Linux:

    Firefox i686 tar.bz2
  2. Double-Click on the Archive and Extract Firefox into /tmp Directory

    Fuduntu 2012 Extract Firefox Archive
  3. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Fuduntu 2012 GNOME 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 Nightly Launcher for Easy-Starting:

    Linux GNOME App-Launcher
About Firefox Nightly

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