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Old 04-17-2006, 01:03 PM   #1
John Boyle
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How to upgrade my Thunderbird

I have downloaded the upgrade rpm for Thunderbird as I am running .8 now. I have tried to install the 1.5 upgrade, but, as it requires, I put in the DVD and it just either wants to reinstall .8 or actually does so, depending on if I abort it first or not. How on earth do I make YAST do what it is supposed to do?
Old 04-18-2006, 03:45 AM   #2
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If you have the rpm just use the console in su mode and type:

rpm -Uvh <rpmnamehere>.rpm

If you dont have the rpm heres a link to one
ignore the fact that it is for FC 5 it should work fine for your distro - you may need to find the dependencies (if there are any that you don't have


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