How to Install Firefox Nightly on CentOS 6 GNU/Linux Easy Guide

October 15, 2017 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Install Firefox Nightly CentOS 6

Hello CentOS User! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-step How to Install Firefox Nightly for CentOS 6 Gnome/KDE 32/64-bit Desktop.

And Every day a New CentOS 6 Firefox Nightly is created based on the fresh code for Testing purposes.

The Firefox Nightly Version for CentOS Coexists Perfectly with the Eventual Others Firefox Installations, this Meaning that an Unique Firefox Base Environment will be Shared between All the Firefox Versions on the System.

Furthermore, 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 the Firefox Nightly Browser on CentOS Desktop.

How to Install Firefox Nightly on CentOS 6 - Featured
  1. First Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How to Install Firefox Nightly on CentOS 6 - Open Terminal
  2. Download Firefox Nightly for Linux 32/64-bit:

    Firefox Nightly Linux tar.bz2
  3. Then Extract Firefox Nightly archive
    Double-Click on Archive:

    How to Install Firefox Nightly on CentOS 6 - Extraction
  4. Next Relocate Firefox Nightly

    Login as SuperUser


    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look:

    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

    Achieve the SuperUser session:

  5. Finally, Launch & Enjoy Firefox Nightly on CentOS
    rom Terminal with:


    Create Application Launcher for Quick-Starting:

    Guide to Create Launcher
How to Install Firefox Nightly on CentOS 6 - Nightly Notice

How to Install Google-Chrome Browser on Linux CentOS:
Installing Google-Chrome Browser on Linux CentOS Distro.

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