Kmail in KDE

Frank Shute frank at
Wed Jun 30 18:21:14 BST 2004

On Wed, Jun 30, 2004 at 03:41:17PM +0100, John Seago wrote:
> On Wednesday 30 Jun 2004 12:00,  Dimitrios <sehh at> wrote:
> > My personal preference is Sylpheed-Claws, which is an enhanced version
> > of sylpheed on steroids.
> Thank you but I think I'll stick with Sylpheed as I only changed to 4.10 to 
> get away from 'testing', 'bleeding edge', etc. Now I've just got to read 
> up on how downloading works in BSD, this being an experimental use of BSD 
> by a confirmed GNU/Linux user.

Hi John,

Your reading should include:

I think most people (including myself) use cvsup and portupgrade to
maintain their system and application software.

There's an article on portupgrade (including plenty of other useful
material) here:

I'm taking it that you're unfamiliar with FreeBSD ports to some extent 
and more familiar with Linux software maintenance tools.



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