How-to Install Firefox Nightly PCLinuxOS 2013.10 KDE4 Easy Visual-Guide

October 17th, 2013 by thelinuxevangelist

How-to Install Firefox Nightly on PCLinuxOs 2013.10




The Guide Shows You How-to Install Firefox Nightly 59 Browser on PCLinuxOS 2013.10 KDE4 32/64bit 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.

Then All the Firefox Nightly Builds are Supplied after Deep Testing Phase and with an Advanced Degree of Stability so there are to Expect Very Few Upcoming Crashes and Troubles.

Inside the Instructions you will Find also a Link to How-to Create a Launcher for the Firefox Nightly Browser on PCLinuxOS KDE4 Desktop.

Install Firefox Nightly on PCLinuxOs 2013.10 - Featured

  1. Download Firefox Nightly for Linux:

    Firefox Nightly 59 i686/x8664 tar.bz2
  2. Double-Click on the Archive and Extract Firefox into /tmp Directory
    Install Firefox Nightly on PCLinuxOs 2013.10 - Extract Firefox Archive
  3. Open a Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Kickoff >> More Applications >> Terminals >> Konsole

    Install Firefox Nightly on PCLinuxOs 2013.10 - Kde Open Terminal

  4. Relocate Firefox Nightly

    Login as SuperUser

    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 Launcher for Quick-Starting:

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

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

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