The Guide Simply Shows How to Install Firefox Nightly 73 Browser x8664 on Fedora Linux 17 64-bit KDE4 Desktop.
The Firefox Nightly Version Coexists Perfectly with the Eventual Others Firefox Installations, this Meaning that an Unique Firefox Base Environment will be Shared between All the Firefox Versions on the System.
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 Firefox Browser on Fedora Desktop.
Download Latest Firefox Nightly:
- Right-Click > Open with Ark
Extract Into /tmp
- Open Terminal Window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
- Relocate Firefox Nightly
Login as SuperUser
If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo
Make a Firefox Directory
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 /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
Create a Firefox Nightly Launcher for Easy&Quick-Starting:Linux Desktop Tutorials