How-to Download & Install Firefox Nightly 62 Browser x86_64 on Linux OpenSUSE 12 & Milestone KDE4 64bitNovember 21st, 2012 by Regaz
The Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Download and Install the Latest Firefox Nightly 62 Browser 64bit on OpenSUSE Linux 12.1-12.3 and Milestone KDE4 x8664 Desktop.
The Firefox Nightly Version Coexists Perfectly with the Eventual Others Firefox Installations without Making Any Troubles, 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.
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 OpenSUSE Linux 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 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 a Nightly Launcher for Quick&Easy Starting:KDE4 Application Launcher