How-to Install Firefox Nightly x86_64 on Linux Mint 14 Nadia Kde 64bit Easy Visual-Guide

February 7th, 2013 by Regaz

How-to Install Firefox Nightly on Linux Mint 14 KDE

 

The Guide Shows You How-to Install Firefox Nightly 59 Browser x8664 for Linux Mint 14 Nadia 64bit Kde 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 x8664 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 13-14 Maya KDE Open Terminal
  4. Relocate Firefox

    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. Create a Firefox Nigthly App Launcher for Easy&Quick Starting:

    Mint-KDE 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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