How-to Install Firefox Nightly on Fedora 19-20 Linux 32/64bit Easy Guide

March 22nd, 2014 by thelinuxevangelist

Install Firefox Nightly 59 for Fedora 19/20 Linux

The Guide Simply Shows How-to Install Firefox Nightly 59 Browser i686/x8664 on Fedora 19/20 Lxde/Xfce/KDE/Mate 32/64bit Linux Desktop.

The Firefox Nightly Version Coexist 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.

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

Install Firefox Nightly on Fedora 19/20 - Featured

  1. Download Latest Firefox Nightly for Linux:

    Firefox Nightly 59 tar.bz2
  2. Double-Click/Right-Click on Archive and Extract Into /tmp
    Install Firefox Nightly on Fedora - Lxde Extraction
  3. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
    Install Firefox Nightly on Fedora 19/20 - Lxde Open Terminal
  4. Relocate Firefox Nightly

    Login as SuperUser


    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

  5. Create a Firefox Nightly Launcher for Easy&Quick-Starting:

    Linux Desktop Tutorials
About Firefox Nightly

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