Installing Teamviewer 8 on openSUSE 12.3

It’s incredibly easy, considering what you had to do to install Teamviewer 7.

  1. Download Teamviewer 8 from their site.
  2. Become root (“su -“), change to the directory where you have downloaded the .rpm and just give this command:
    zypper install teamviewer_linux.rpm

    zypper will resolve all the needed dependencies, like this:

    The following NEW packages are going to be installed:
      libICE6-32bit libSM6-32bit libXdamage1-32bit libXext6-32bit libXfixes3-32bit libXrender1-32bit libXtst6-32bit 
      libasound2-32bit libfreetype6-32bit teamviewer


  3. It will show a graphical license screen, then will start Teamviewer. Remember that you are root, so close that window and start it from the desktop environment menu, as regular user.

One thought on “Installing Teamviewer 8 on openSUSE 12.3

  1. Pingback: Installing TeamViewer 7 on openSUSE 12.1 | silviumc

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