Install Firefox Nightly on openSUSE 13.X Linux
The Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install the Latest Firefox Nightly 73 Browser 32/64-bit for openSUSE Linux 13.X Gnome3/KDE i686/x8664 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 whole Process I have Inserted the Essentials Screenshots of the Installation.
Inside the Instructions you will Find also a Link to How to Create a Launcher for the Firefox Nightly Browser on openSUSE Linux Desktop.
Download Firefox Nightly for Linux:Firefox Nightly 73 i686/x8664 tar.bz2
- Double-Click on Archive and Extract Into /tmp
- Open Terminal Window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
- Relocate Firefox Nightly
Login as SuperUser
If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo
Make a Firefox Directory
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
Create a Nightly Launcher for Quick&Easy Starting:OpenSuse Gnome3 Launcher