How-to Install Firefox Nightly on Linux Mint 15 Mate
The Guide Shows You How-to Install Firefox Nightly 59 Browser 32/64bit for Linux Mint 15 Olivia Mate Amd64 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 How-to Install Firefox Nightly on Linux Mint 15 Mate Instructions you will Find also a Link to How-to Create a Launcher for the Firefox Nightly Browser on Linux Mint Desktop.
Download Latest Firefox Nightly:Firefox i686/x8664 tar.bz2
- Find and Double-Click on the Archive and Extract Into /tmp
- Open a Terminal Window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
- Relocate Firefox
Login as SuperUser
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
For Quick-Starting Create a Linux Mint Application Launcher:Mate App Launcher How-to
How-to Install Google-Chrome Browser for Linux-Mint:
So Now Thanks to the Mozilla Foundation You Should Enjoy Your New Firefox Nightly Installation Linux Mint ;)