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Old 01-04-2005, 04:26 AM   #1
Surfmonkey
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Thunderbird 1.0 FC1 RPM


anyone know where I can get Thunderbird 1.0 for Fedora Core 1 as RPM? I am asking for the RPM, because I have not learned how to install any other way. Thanks!
 
Old 01-04-2005, 05:17 AM   #2
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Thunderbird does not need to be installed as such. Simply get the tar ball from mozilla.org, and extract it somewhere like /usr/local/thunderbird. Then the program to run would be /usr/local/thunderbird/thunderbird.

I would suggest creating a symbolic link in /usr/bin:
Code:
ln -s /usr/local/thunderbird/thunderbird /usr/bin
Then you can start thunderbird by running the command "thunderbird"

--Ian
 
Old 01-04-2005, 07:58 AM   #3
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Try fedoranews.org. go to the tutorial for Firefox by T Chung, the rpm created is for FC1.
 
  


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