SparkyLinux 2.1 Eris Mate x86_64 How-to Install Firefox Nightly 59 Browser 64bit Easy Visual-Guide

March 30th, 2013 by Regaz

The Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Firefox 59 Nightly x8664 Browser for SparkyLinux 2.1 Eris Mate 64bit Desktop.

The Firefox Nightly Version Coexists Perfectly with the Others Firefox/IceWeasel Versions without Making Any Troubles, this Meaning that Once Fired Up it Will Simply Follow to Load the Existing 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 SparkyLinux Desktop.

To the Post Bottom Link to Install the Evernote Linux Clone on SparkyLinux Desktops.

Firefox Nightly on Debian Linux

  1. Download Latest Firefox Nightly:

    Firefox Nightly x8664 tar.bz2
  2. Double-Click on Archive and Extract Into /tmpInstall Firefox Nightly on Debian 7 Extraction
  3. Open a Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands):
    Sparkinlinux Eris Mate Open Terminal
  4. Relocate Firefox Nightly

    Login as SuperUser


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

    Make a Firefox Directory

    mkdir /opt/firefox

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

    chown -R root:root /tmp/firefox && mv /tmp/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

  5. Create a Firefox Nightly Launcher:

    Sparky-Mate App Launcher How-to
About Firefox Nightly

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