How to Install Firefox Nightly Browser 64-bit on Linux Ubuntu 13.04 Raring Amd64 Easy Visual-Guide

April 18, 2013 | By Regaz | Filed in: Uncategorized.

Firefox Nightly Ubuntu 13.04 Raring Installation

The Guide Simply Shows How to Install Firefox Nightly Browser x8664 for Ubuntu 13.04 Raring Ringtail 64-bit Unity Desktop.

The Firefox Nightly Version Coexists Perfectly with the Eventual Others Firefox Installations, 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 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.

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 Follow Automatically to be Updated to New Beta Releases.

So to make easier the Visualization of the whole process the Guide includes the essential Screenshots.

Inside you find also detailed instructions about How to Create a Launcher for the Firefox Nightly Browser on Ubuntu Desktop.

Step-by-step – Firefox Beta Ubuntu 21.10 Installation

  1. Download Firefox Nightly for Linux:

    Firefox x8664 tar.bz2
  2. Double-Click on the Archive and Extract into /tmp
    Install Firefox Nightly on Ubuntu 12 Extraction

  3. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Ubuntu Linux12 Open Terminal
  4. Relocate Firefox Nightly

    Login as SuperUser.

    sudo su

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

    Make a Firefox Directory.

    mkdir /opt/firefox

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

    sudo 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 Custom Firefox Launcher:

    Launcher for Ubuntu-Unity
    Ubuntu Linux 12 Custom Unity Launcher on Applications
About Firefox Nightly

How to Install Google-Chrome Web Browser on Ubuntu:

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