How-to Install Firefox Nightly 64 Browser 64bit for Linux Manjaro 0.8.3 OpenBox x86_64 Easy Visual-Guide

February 17, 2013 | By Regaz | Filed in: Uncategorized.

The Visual-Guide Simply Shows How-to Install Firefox Nightly 64 Browser x8664 on Linux Manjaro 0.8.3 OpenBox 64-bit 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.

Inside the Instructions you will Find also a Link to How-to Create a Launcher for Firefox Browser on Manjaro OpenBox Desktop.

Firefox Nightly & Arch-Linux

  1. Download Latest Firefox Nightly:

    Firefox Nightly x8664 tar.bz2
  2. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands):

    Right-Click on Desktop >> Terminal

  3. Extract & Relocate Firefox Nightly

    Login as SuperUser


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

    cd </path/2>
    tar xvf firefox*.tar.bz2

    Make a Firefox Directory

    mkdir /opt/firefox

    Move Firefox Into firefox-Nightly so to Prepare for a Possible Firefox Multi-Version Coexistence

    mv ./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

  4. Create a Nightly Launcher for Easy&Quick-Starting:

    Manjaro OpenBox How-Launcher
About Firefox Nightly

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