Manually installing SeaMonkey
lproven at gmail.com
Wed Dec 14 00:33:23 UTC 2011
On 13 December 2011 21:52, Jim Byrnes <jf_byrnes at comcast.net> wrote:
> In the past I used the version of Seamonkey (2.03) in the Ubuntu 10.04
> repositories. Because of some conflicts between my isp and SeaMonkey I
> manually installed the then current versions of Firefox/Thunderbird. They
> worked well for awhile but now with their rapid release cycle I have been
> having annoying problems with them.
> I would like to install the current version of SeaMonkey but have a question
> about what happens in the /.mozilla folder. There is already a Seamonkey
> folder in it. How will the installation of Seamonkey handle this? Or will
> Seamonkey create it own .seamonkey folder like Thunderbird does?
Don't worry about it. I did this too; it picks up the old profile no problem.
Currently 2.5 seems to be a nicely stable release. TBH I find "stable"
releases of Seamonkey flakey enough that I would not recommend running
betas or release candidates, but of course, it's up to you.
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