The Guide Shows You How-to Install the Latest Firefox Nightly 62 Browser 64bit on Linux Mint 12 Lisa 64bit 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.
To Make Easier the Visualization of the whole Process I have Inserted the Essentials Screenshots of the Installation.
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 Latest Firefox Nightly:
- Double-Click on the Archive and Extract into /tmp
- Open a Terminal Window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
- Relocate Firefox Nightly
Login as SuperUser
If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution
Make a Firefox Directory
Move Firefox Into firefox-Nightly so to Prepare for a Possible Firefox Multi-Version Coexistence
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 an Firefox Launcher:Linux Mint Desktop Tutorials
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