How-to Install Firefox Nightly 59 on Xubuntu 13.04 Raring amd64 Easy Visual-Guide

April 23rd, 2013 by Regaz

Install Firefox Nightly on Xubuntu 13.04 Raring




The Guide Shows You How-to Install Firefox Nightly 59 Browser x8664 for Linux Xubuntu 13.04 Raring Ringtail 64bit 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.

To Make Easier the Visualization of the Entire Process I have Inserted the Essentials Screen-shots of the Installation.

Inside the How-to Install Firefox Nightly on Xubuntu 13.04 Raring Instructions you will Find also a Link to How-to Create a Launcher for Firefox Nightly on Xubuntu Desktop and to Install Google-Chrome on Xubuntu.

Install Firefox Nightly on Xubuntu 13.04 Raring - Featured

  1. Download Firefox Nightly for Linux:

    Firefox x8664 tar.bz2
  2. Double-Click on the Archive and Extract into /tmpInstall Firefox Nightly on Xubuntu 13.04 Raring - Extraction
  3. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
    Install Firefox Nightly on Xubuntu 13.04 Raring - Open Terminal
  4. Relocate Firefox Nightly

    Login as SuperUser

    sudo su

    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

    firefox-nightly
  5. Create a Firefox-Nightly Easy&Quick Launcher:

    Xubuntu How Launcher
  6. So Now Thanks to the Mozilla Foundation You Should Finally Fully Enjoy a Firefox Nightly Browser Installation Xubuntu Linux ;)

    And Finally You will have also the Little Honor to Contribute to Firefox Development Just Sending Some Anonymous Usage Data.

    How-to Install Google-Chrome Browser for Linux Xubuntu:

    Install Google-Chrome for Xubuntu
Install Firefox Nightly on Xubuntu 13.04 Raring - About Firefox Nightly

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