LinuxQuestions.org
Go Job Hunting at the LQ Job Marketplace
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Fedora
User Name
Password
Fedora This forum is for the discussion of the Fedora Project.

Notices



Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 06-05-2004, 10:13 PM   #1
KevinAlaska
Member
 
Registered: May 2004
Location: Alaska, USA
Distribution: Fedora Core 4 - RedHat
Posts: 42

Rep: Reputation: 15
Question Running software on FC2


thanks to everyone for reading this and thanks again to those who give advice on my question.

Sense I am a , I really would like to install some software but I really don't know much about installing software or at least concerning software that is able to run on FC2. I know about the rpm command (e.g. rpm -iv 'file name') I also know about the gzip command (e.g. gzip -d 'file name') and I think the chmod command that makes a binary file executable (but still a bit shaky on what this all means).

I have found software that says red hat 9 or maybe fedora core 1 for example. But I tried installing some stuff that says red hat 9 or fedora core 1 but nothing worked and some of them gave errors that files need something like 'SDL_ttf' the other one I think was called 'krb5-lib'.

anyhow I can't find anything that works for fedora core 2 and even some games like that frozenbubbles game... (hay games was my motivatino for learning DOS 3.1 way back when).

Well thanks everyone for the help... eternally to a very very lame linux newbie.

Sincerely,

Kevin in Alaska
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Installing Software on FC2 explorer Fedora 1 01-25-2005 04:32 PM
problem running AMSN in FC2 Spy47 Linux - Newbie 4 09-11-2004 09:43 AM
fc2 running fast! _tomMmy_ Fedora 12 09-02-2004 10:57 AM
php script not running in FC2 benjam Fedora 2 08-09-2004 03:47 PM
FC2 software RAID??? edfinegan Fedora 2 06-23-2004 04:12 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:55 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration