[sylpheed:32941] Re: using sylpheed-2.6.0rc-2.6.0.patch to upgrade from 2.5 to 2.6

Hiroyuki Yamamoto hiro-y at kcn.ne.jp
Mon Apr 20 13:55:42 JST 2009


On Sat, 18 Apr 2009 18:10:53 -0700 (PDT)
stef <stef_204 at yahoo.com> wrote:

> 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?

The patch upgrades the version '2.6.0rc' to '2.6.0'.

$ cd sylpheed-2.6.0rc
$ zcat ../sylpheed-2.6.0rc-2.6.0.patch.gz | patch -p1

If you are using the older version, just get the full source code

Hiroyuki Yamamoto <hiro-y at kcn.ne.jp>

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