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Re: [opensuse] new user - help with Pan Newsreader needed
  • From: Kai Ponte <kai@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 20 Jan 2007 10:46:35 -0800
  • Message-id: <200701201046.35421.kai@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Saturday 20 January 2007 10:10, Steve Jeppesen wrote:
> On Sat, 20 Jan 2007 12:32:40 -0500
>
> Patrick Shanahan <ptilopteri@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > * Kai Ponte <kai@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> [01-20-07 11:18]:
> > > On Saturday 20 January 2007 07:12, Steve Jeppesen wrote:
> > > > http://pan.rebelbase.com/download/releases/0.120/
> > > >
> > > > been doing the tarball thing for sometime now. 0.120 came out
> > > > earlier this month;
> > > >
> > > > January 2, 2007 (beta)
> > > > "Plate of Shrimp"
> > > >
> > > > I guess I shouldn't have referred to it as the latest and
> > > > greatest when actually it is beta. Sorry
> > >
> > > Not a problem! I downloaded it and will install on a test machine
> > > tonight. Thanks!!
> >
> > Now why would you want to mess up your rpm-based system with a
> > tar-ball? Expecially when there are rpm packages available???
> >
> > ftp.gwdg.de/linux/suse/opensuse/repositories/home:/sdrahn/SUSE_Linux_10.1
> >/
> >
> > HONESTLY, LEARN about your SYSTEM!
>
> I've learned about my system - and I choose to do it this way for
> specific reasons.
>
> Anything else I should be doing your way?

Really, Patrick. Don't get your panties in a twist over this.

I wasn't aware that there was an RPM. I'm sure there are those out there who
would prefer installing by source.

In any case, thanks!
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wo ist der ort für den ehrlichsten kuss
ich weiss, dass ich ihn für uns finden muss...
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