Based on the excellent Installing the Lotus Notes 7.01 Linux Client by
Julian Robichaux, we messed around a bit with the Lotus Notes on Linux.
Essential for Centos 4.4 appears to be the installation of Mozilla 1.7.12
and the creation of
/etc/gre.conf to contain
I had the greatest of trouble to get the Notes installer to launch when the
managed workspace shebang had completed its file copy. It turns out that under
certain circumstances, the variables which have been inserted by the installer
~/.bash_profile aren’t read later on, whereupon Notes startup silently
fails. I fixed that by creating a small launcher, which ought to simplify
things, and which allows
~/.bash_profile to be rid of all the IBM stuff.