How to Install Firefox Nightly on Fedora 25 GNU/Linux

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

Install Firefox Nightly 66 for Fedora 25

Welcome Fedora User! The Guide Simply Shows How-to Install Firefox Nightly 66 Browser on Fedora 25 32/64-bit GNU/Linux Desktops.

And the Firefox Nightly for Fedora Version 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 included instructions to How-to Create a Launcher for Firefox on Fedora Desktops.

Install Firefox Nightly on Fedora 25 - Featured

  1. Download Latest Firefox Nightly for Linux:

    Firefox Nightly 66 tar.bz2
  2. Double-Click/Right-Click on Archive and Extract Into /tmp
    Install Firefox Nightly on Fedora 25 - Lxde Extraction
  3. Fedora Linux Terminal Tutorial for Beginners:

    Fedora Terminal Quick Start Guide
  4. Relocate Firefox Nightly

    Login as SuperUser

    su 

    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

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

    Linux Desktop Tutorials
Install Firefox Nightly on Fedora 25 - About Firefox Nightly

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