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Re: [linuxham] Yipes...more problems

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  • roger g6ckr
    ... Further to my earlier reply I have just looked again using synaptic and sylpheed is now listed I have installed it and am about to configure it. I m also
    Message 1 of 5 , Jan 27, 2008
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      On Sun, 2008-01-27 at 07:13 -0500, Ed wrote:
      > Walt DuBose wrote:
      > > I hope you guys don't think I'm a newbie, I'm not to Linux but haven't done much
      > > other than operate it for the last 15 years.
      > >
      > > I downloaded Sylpheed 2.4.8
      > >
      > > I unzipped and untarred it in a directory under my home directory.
      > >
      > > I executed ./configure Ok.
      > >
      > > I then tried to execute make and fot the following error...
      > > make:*** No targets specified and no make file found. Stop.
      > >
      > > Hummm. I'm running Ubuntu 7.10
      > >
      > > There is a vague regerence to gtk-devel and glib-level. Do you think I need to
      > > download them? If so, can I get them with apt-get or do you think they might be
      > > on the Ubuntu ISO CD?
      > >
      > > Thanks & 73,
      > >
      > > Walt/K5YFW
      > >
      > > PS, I need Sylpheed to work with Fldigi and Flarq.
      >
      > Why torture yourself. Just follow Bob's suggestion, there are over
      > 21,000 apps in the Ubuntu repositories, including Sylpheed.
      >
      > Ed W3NR
      Further to my earlier reply I have just looked again using synaptic and
      sylpheed is now listed I have installed it and am about to configure it.
      I'm also running ubunto 7.10 and I sure it did not show up a month or so
      ago
      If you already installed Claws mail it should work.
      73 Roger G6CKR
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