How-to Install Firefox Nightly on Linux Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Easy Visual-Guide

October 9th, 2013 by Regaz

Firefox Nightly Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Installation

The Guide Simply Shows How-to Install Firefox Nightly 59 Browser i686/x8664 for Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander 32/64bit Unity Linux 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.

To Make Easier the Visualization of the whole Process I have Inserted the Essentials Screenshots of the Installation.

Inside the How-to Install Firefox Nightly on Linux Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy you will Find also a Link to How-to Create a Launcher for the Firefox Nightly Browser on Ubuntu Desktop.

Install Firefox Nightly Ubuntu 13.10 - Featured

  1. Download Firefox Nightly for Linux:

    Firefox x86/x64 tar.bz2
  2. Double-Click on the Archive and Extract into /tmpInstall Firefox Nightly on Linux Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy - Extraction
  3. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
    Install Firefox Nightly Ubuntu 13.10 - 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 Custom Firefox Launcher:

    Launcher for Ubuntu-Unity
    Install Firefox Nightly Ubuntu 13.10 - Custom Unity Launcher on Applications
  6. So Now Thanks to the Mozilla Foundation You Should Finally Fully Enjoy a Firefox Nightly Installation Browser Experience on Ubuntu Linux ;)

    How-to Install Google-Chrome Browser on Ubuntu:

    Installing Google-Chrome for Ubuntu
Install Firefox Nightly Ubuntu 13.10 - About Firefox

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