How to Install Firefox Nightly on Kali Linux Easy Guide

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

Install Firefox Nightly on Kali Linux

Hello Kali Linux User! This Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install Firefox Nightly on Kali Linux Gnome 32/64-bit Desktop.

And Firefox Nightly for Kali Linux 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.

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.

Finally, inside the Instructions you will Find also a Link to How to Create a Launcher for Firefox Browser on Kali Linux Desktop.

Install Firefox Nightly Kali Linux - Featured
  1. Download Latest Firefox Nightly 68 for Linux:

    Firefox Nightly Linux tar.bz2
  2. Then Extract Firefox Nightly archive
    Double-Click on desktop:

    Install Firefox Nightly Kali Linux - KDE4 Extraction
    Decompress Into /tmp.

  3. Open a Terminal Shell emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Install Firefox Nightly Kali Linux - Kali Open Terminal
  4. 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

    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
  5. Finally, Launch & Enjoy Firefox Nightly on Kali :)
    From Shell:


    Create Application Firefox Launcher for Quick-Starting:

    Guide to Create Kali Launcher
  6. How to Install Google-Chrome Browser on Kali Linux:
    Installing Google-Chrome Browser on Linux BackTrack Distro.

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