apple mail update

i use apple mail 1.3 with panther.
do you know how to update it?
i just only need to buy tiger?

japanese gets unintelligible sequence of characters with Mime-Version: 1.0 (Apple Message framework v623)
i want to change to shift-jis.
Hiroyuki TamuraField EngineerAsked:
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If there is a free update, it should pop up when you run Software Update (pull down the Apple menu to Software Update). Otherwise updating to Tiger will update you to 2.
Hiroyuki TamuraField EngineerAuthor Commented:
thank you, strung!

is there any way to change mine format of apple mail?
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Hiroyuki TamuraField EngineerAuthor Commented:
this page shows solution for tiger... but can't find for panther..
Hiroyuki TamuraField EngineerAuthor Commented:
is there any way to fix this? not prefermailcharacter... fixmailcharaset...
Hiroyuki TamuraField EngineerAuthor Commented:
thank you, all:)
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