How-to Download & Install Firefox Nightly i686 on Linux Slackware 14 KDE4 32bit Easy Visual-Guide

December 19, 2012 | By Regaz | Filed in: Uncategorized.

The Guide Shows You How-to Download and Install Firefox Nightly 64 32bit for Linux Slackware 14 KDE4 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 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 the Firefox Nightly Browser on Slackware KDE4 Desktop.

Firefox Nightly & Slackware

  1. Download Latest Firefox Nightly:

  2. Right-Click on the Archive Open with Ark and Extract Firefox into /tmp Directory
    KDE4 Extracting Firefox Archive
  3. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
    Linux Kde4 Open Terminal
  4. Relocate Firefox

    Login as SuperUser


    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution

    mkdir -p /opt/firefox

    Move the Firefox-Nightly Directory

    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

  5. Create a Nightly Launcher for Easy-Starting:

    KDE4 Application Launcher
About Firefox Nightly

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