HOWTO: Install Yahoo! Messenger for Linux 1. Install libssl0.9.6 through Synaptic or Quote: sudo apt-get install libssl0.9.6 2. Download this file from messenger.yahoo.com. 3. In a terminal, write: Quote: sudo dpkg -i /path/ymessenger_1.0.4_1_i386.deb
|sudo apt-get install libssl0.9.6|
2. Download this file from messenger.yahoo.com.
3. In a terminal, write:
|sudo dpkg -i /path/ymessenger_1.0.4_1_i386.deb|
replacing path with the path to where you downloaded the file.
4. Run /usr/bin/ymessenger and follow the few simple instructions for setting up Yahoo! Messenger. An icon will be placed on your desktop.