Re: Communicator Installation
>To: "KTB ." <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>Subject: Re: Communicator Installation
>Date: Sat, 26 Dec 1998 09:09:40 +1030
>From: Mark Phillips <email@example.com>
I believe I did this already by going through dselect. Selecting the
Netscape4 install program, after copying the communicator-v45...tar.gz
file to /tmp. That didn't work. What you are sugesting seems to be the
same except in my case dselect used dpkg. If I am not correct in this
please let me know.
>You should not use tar! You said you had the file:
>You need to copy this over to the /tmp directory, ie do
> cp /root/communicator-v45-export.x86-unknown-linux2.0.tar.gz /tmp
>Then you need to get hold of the netscape4 package from debian and
>put it somewhere - it will be called something like
>Suppose you put it in /root. Then to install netscape you would do
> dpkg --install /root/netscape4_4.0-12.deb
>This would automatically look in the /tmp directory, find the
>file, and install it nicely for you.
>At least I think this is correct.
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