[sylpheed:35760] Re: Sylpheed - Patch Install

tristan foxtail at gmx.fr
Wed Aug 28 03:07:07 JST 2013

On 27/08/2013 19:22, cgw993 at aol.com wrote:
> Thank you for your reply.  On these mailing lists, should my response be at
> the bottom of the email or at the top? I am unsure of the etiquette to use.
> What did you mean by Blag 140000, is the 140000 the version?   And what is
> Blag not supported by?   I also have Blag as it was listed on the website of
> the Free Software Foundation as one  of the few completely free
Blag 140000is what is what you get when you download from their site its 
based  on
Fedora 14...17 is no longer supported,but i discovered Sylpheed in Blag.....

*this is supported.. its 100% free of any proprietary sofware*:
 >>>>> ftp://blag.fsf.org/160000/en/iso/

> distributions of GNU operating system.    I dedicated a hard drive for only
> Blag and when I boot, if I want to switch operating systems, I go into Bios
> and switch the order of the boot - not sure if that is the same thing as
> dual booting or not.
looks like it ie means you choose which one to use ..
>    Lately, in order to speed up my learning process I
> have installed Oracle Virtual Machine

VM you are a crack!!!i personnaly have had some difficulties on non 
graphical installs and
partioning.....getting out of subject i guess
>   and have installed Blag on that.   On
> that virtual machine I will be installing the other 5 or 6 completely free
> operating systems so that I can check them all out.
> I have Claws Mail installed as of today, it seems to be working on Windows
> 7.   Did you download from the official websitehttp://www.claws-mail.org/?
yes i did...microsoft?anyhow if i sign up to sylpheed its not to use 
i just like the simplicity of its use .
> I do want to get on over to a GNU operating system as soon as possible but
> still the process will take awhile.
well if you are trying them out in Vm box,you have more than an idea.its 
a matter of choice
some others might be able to help i'm a newcomer to all of this 
myself.But its changed my approach
and gnu+linux libre os are so much more user friendly.
> -----Original Message-----
> From:sylpheed-bounces at sraoss.jp  [mailto:sylpheed-bounces at sraoss.jp] On
> Behalf Of tristan
> Sent: Tuesday, August 27, 2013 9:58 AM
> To:sylpheed at sraoss.jp
> Subject: [sylpheed:35757] Re: Sylpheed - Patch Install
> On 27/08/2013 18:33,cgw993 at aol.com  wrote:
>> Hello,
>> I am a new user to Sylpheed.
> me too thats why i joined the mailing list..but i have recently used it on a
> BLAG 140000 gnu+linux(no longer supported OS) and prefered it to
> Thunderbird,Icedove&Evolution,basically a very simple mail client.no fancy
> stuff.
>>     My intent is to eventually transition all of my software over to
>> GPL licensed software, but for now I am using Windows 7 and installing
>> some Free software in order to become familiar with how they work.
> i did the transition 3 months ago and have booted into different
> Gnu+Linux operating systems
> i did try out a few open-source/libre programs on win 7 and often they would
> not install,they were ""incompatible !!""Claws mail by example.If you want
> to run many Gpl sofware best is to use a Gnu+Linux operating system or dual
> boot Win7&another system of your choice.
>> In Sylpheed, does a user need to install a  patch in order to use a
>> junk mail filter such as Bogofilter?  If so how does a user install
>> this in Windows 7?  I have downloaded Bogofilter from Sourceforge but
>> I do not know how to install it.  Any help would be appreciated.
> sorry can't help yu on that one but spam filtering depends also on your
> mailbox.
>> Thank you,
>> Mach

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