Linux Debian 7 Wheezy Xfce Amd64 How to Install Firefox Nightly 64-bit Browser Easy Visual-Guide

November 18, 2012 | By Regaz | Filed in: Uncategorized.

How to Install Firefox Nightly on Debian Wheezy Linux

The Guide Simply Shows How to Install Firefox Nightly x8664 Browser on Debian Linux 7 Wheezy Xfce 64-bit Desktop.

The Firefox Nightly Version Coexists Perfectly with the Eventual Others Firefox/IceWeasel Installations, this Meaning that an Unique Firefox Base Environment will be Shared between All the Firefox/Iceweasel Versions on the System.

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 Debian Linux Desktop.

To the Post Bottom Bonus Link to Install the Evernote Linux Clone on Debian.

How to Install Firefox Nightly on Arch Linux

  1. Download Latest Firefox Nightly:

    Firefox x8664 tar.bz2
  2. Double-Click on Archive to Extract
    Install Firefox Nightly on Debian Xfce Extraction

    Naming as firefox because Xfce Extractor Automatically Send the Output Into a Folder.

    Install Firefox Nightly on Debian Xfce Extraction - Naming

  3. Open a Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Debian Linux Xfce Open Terminal
  4. Relocate Firefox Nightly

    Login as SuperUser.

    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/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
  5. Create a Firefox Nightly Launcher:

    How Launcher for Xfce Desktops
About Firefox Nightly

How to Install Evernote Linux Clone on Debian:

Evernote for Debian

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