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

October 17, 2013 | By the+gnu+linux+evangelist | Filed in: Uncategorized.

How to Install Firefox Nightly on PCLinuxOs 2013.10

The Guide shows you How to Install Firefox Nightly Browser on PCLinuxOS 2013.10 KDE4 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 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.

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 you find also detailed instructions about 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 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.


    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 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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