How to Install Firefox Nightly on Slackware 14 64-bit KDE4 Easy Visual-Guide

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

How to Install Firefox Nightly on Slackware 14

The Guide shows you How to Download and Install Firefox Nightly 64-bit for Linux Slackware 14 KDE4 x8664 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 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.

Then All the Firefox Nightly Builds are Supplied after Deep Testing Phase and with an Advanced Degree of Stability so there are to Expect Very Few Upcoming Crashes and Troubles.

Inside the How to Install Firefox Nightly on Slackware Instructions you will Find also a Link to How to Create a Launcher for the Firefox Nightly Browser on Slackware KDE4 Desktop.

Install Firefox Nightly on Slackware Featured

  1. Download Latest Firefox Nightly:

  2. Right-Click on the Archive Open with Ark and Extract Firefox into /tmp Directory

    Install Firefox Nightly on Slackware KDE4 Extracting Firefox Archive
  3. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Install Firefox Nightly on Slackware Kde4 Open Terminal
  4. Relocate Firefox Nightly

    Login as SuperUser.


    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo

    mkdir -p /opt/firefox

    Move the Firefox-Nightly Directory

    sudo 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:

    Slackware KDE4 App Launcher
  6. So Now Thanks to the Mozilla Foundation You Should Finally, Fully Enjoy a Firefox Nightly Installation Browser Experience on Slacware Linux ;)

    Finally, You will have also the Little Honor to Contribute to Firefox Development Just Sending Some Anonymous Usage Data.

Install Firefox Nightly on Slackware - About Firefox Nightly

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