Install the IBM
® Sametime embedded clients on a Lotus Notes
® client running on Red Hat Enterprise Linux
™ Desktop (RLED) or SUSE Linux
Enterprise Desktop (SLED).
Before you begin
You must install Lotus Notes
8.5.1 FP4 or later to use the embedded client.
You must uninstall Sametime if it is already installed.
rpm -e ibm_lotus_sametime
If you do not uninstall Sametime first, you can still upgrade Sametime to the new version, but if you subsequently upgrade to the Notes
® version, it fails. If you uninstall Sametime at this point, the uninstall is successful and the upgrade to Notes
8.5.2 is also successful, but Notes
fails to start.
About this task
To install the Sametime embedded client on Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Desktop (RLED) or SUSE Linux
Enterprise Desktop (SLED), perform the following steps:
- Log in as root.
- Download and extract the installation program:
- Download the file called SametimeEmbeddedClient.zip to the client workstation.
- Extract the following two files to a temporary location on the client workstation:
Stop the Lotus Notes client.
Double-click the following file to install the client program:
Parent topic: Installing the Sametime embedded client for Lotus Notes
Uninstalling the Sametime client embedded in Notes on Linux