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I would like to install Firefox Aurora in parallel with the "release" version of Firefox. I do not want to replace the release version.

I managed to do this with Firefox nightly but not with Aurora.

OS : Precise
Browser : Firefox 16

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How did you do this with the nightly build (which you report did work)? Please provide details about that, and also explain what method or methods you've tried for installing Aurora. This should make it possible to identify specifically the differences that are causing one way to succeed and the other to fail. –  Eliah Kagan Oct 21 '12 at 20:29

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Download the latest aurora build from here

mozilla download

extract it and move it to /opt/firefox/aurora or what ever you wanna call the folder.

and simply run /opt/firefox/aurora/firefox

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for install the nightly build version I have used this command :sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-mozilla-daily/ppa sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install firefox-trunk and in the aim ton install firefox-aurora I have add this PPA sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-mozilla-daily/firefox-aurora –  Ko Jief Oct 22 '12 at 19:03
    
I just try the stefan way and it works very well, I just add a new entry in the launcher with alacarte. Thank you both. –  Ko Jief Oct 22 '12 at 19:51

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