[sylpheed:32937] Fw: using sylpheed-2.6.0rc-2.6.0.patch to upgrade from 2.5 to 2.6 - cancel

stef stef_204 at yahoo.com
Sun Apr 19 13:40:42 JST 2009

Apologies on previous email.

I now realize the patch is from 2.6.0rc to full/stable 2.6.0....which is why I could not "patch".

To upgrade from 2.5 to 2.6.0 stable, I imagine I need to install 2.6 on top of 2.5, by compiling using the "standard" configure, make and sudo make install.....

--- On Sat, 4/18/09, stef <stef_204 at yahoo.com> wrote:

> From: stef <stef_204 at yahoo.com>
> Subject: using sylpheed-2.6.0rc-2.6.0.patch to upgrade from 2.5 to 2.6
> To: sylpheed at sraoss.jp
> Date: Saturday, April 18, 2009, 6:10 PM
> Hi,
> I am running sylpheed 2.5 compiled frome source on a
> Mandriva Linux Free 2008.1 x86_64.
> I would like to upgrade to 2.6 and downloaded the patch
> from:
> http://sylpheed.sraoss.jp/sylpheed/v2.6/sylpheed-2.6.0rc-2.6.0.patch.gz
> However, I do not see any instructions as to how to run or
> apply the patch.  I am not sure which directory to do it
> from, what to do exactly, etc.
> Sorry for the newbie question but could someone please
> explain to me how to apply the patch?
> Thanks.


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