How-to Install Firefox Nightly x86 on Linux Mint 14 Nadia Mate 32bit Easy Visual-Guide

February 2nd, 2013 by Regaz



The Guide Shows You How-to Install Firefox Nightly 59 Browser x86 for Linux Mint 14 Nadia Mate i386 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 Linux Mint Desktop.

Firefox Nightly & Linux Mint

  1. Download Latest Firefox Nightly:

    Firefox Nightly x86 tar.bz2
  2. Find and Double-Click on the Archive and Extract Into /tmp
    Install Firefox on Linux Mint 20 Extraction
  3. Open a Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
    Linux Mint 14 Nadia Mate Open Terminal
  4. Relocate Firefox Nightly

    Login as SuperUser

    su 

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

    mkdir -p /opt/firefox

    Move the Firefox 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/local/bin/nightly

    Next you Can Start Firefox from Terminal Simply with

    nightly
  5. For Quick-Starting Create a Linux Mint Application Launcher:

    Mint-Mate App Launcher How-to
  6. How-to Install Google-Chrome Browser for Linux-Mint:

    Install Google-Chrome for Mint
About Firefox Nightly

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