Re: Netscape with Woody install problems
On Sat, 2002-01-19 at 03:38, Chris Tillman wrote:
> On Fri, Jan 18, 2002 at 01:14:54PM -0600, Paul F. Pearson wrote:
> > I had this problem with Potato as well (we had some discussion about it,
> > but it diverted to a Mozilla thread).
> > When I try to install Netscape with dselect, it says that Netscape relies
> > on a statically linked Motif library which "is not available." Is
> > something wrong with how I have may apt-sources setup?
> > As a workaround, I was going to install Opera (http://www.opera.com/)
> > which I used with Potato. I downloaded the RPM, used alien to convert it
> > to .deb, and then ran 'dpkg install'. All seemed well until I ran it. It
> > claimed that it couldn't load a libstdc++-6.xxx.o (I don't remember the
> > values for x) file. I didn't see that file listed as an option using
> > dselect.
> > So, my main question concerns Netscape - why can't I install it?
> I don't know. But how about Mozilla (which is free Netscape anyway)?
> I've also gotten Konqueror to run without KDE, it's nice and simple.
> And a third alternative is galeon, though I understand it's not quite
> as stable.
Huh? I used Konqueror for about a year, but I've switched to galeon for
its features and stability.
Earthling Michel Dänzer (MrCooper)/ Debian GNU/Linux (powerpc) developer
XFree86 and DRI project member / CS student, Free Software enthusiast