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Old 08-14-2003, 01:31 AM   #1
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Kde 3.1.3 Waaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaahhhhhhhhh!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Wow it looks unbeliveable i did it this is my first real indolour and big change that i have done on my machine I uploaded the KDE !!!

I have a Suse 8.0 , i downloaded all the rpm from the kde site for my Suse, i made a big system backup, "init 3" , with the Suse yast utility i removed all original KDE rpm, and than i loaded all with the new KDE rpm after all "init 5" and WOW!!!
Old 08-20-2003, 07:29 AM   #2
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can you explain that in a wee bit more detail I use 8.2 and would like to update but i dont know the files to download
Old 08-23-2003, 06:22 PM   #3
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go to this page:
choose the link to the packages for your distro and choose a mirror, download all the rpm inside.
Press "CTRL-ALT-F1", log as root and write "init 3" so you will be out of your X environment.
Now write "yast2" and go to uninstall all the rpm packages with the same name of the packages you downloaded before, logically the name will not be exactly the same because the version number on the downloaded rpm makes it a little different, but is easy to recognize.
Install all the rpm downloaded with the command:
rpm -ivh filename.rpm
start installing the QT and the libraries and after install the KDE packages.
When you'll end all this just write in console "init 5" and enjoy with the updated KDE

Make a backup before to do all this.

Old 08-27-2003, 07:09 AM   #4
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Last edited by batal; 08-27-2003 at 11:40 AM.


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