big newb help instaling rpms or any programs
im am very biglinux newb i instaled redhat on my old compaq getting it setup for my dad as a reg desktop computer...
i have no idea of how to instal programs i know you have to do some commands but were and how do you do this?
im trying to install XINE for my dad so he can watch videos
i downloaded all the rpms and i read the install it says to typ some kinda commands
but what makes me mad is no were dose it say how to do this for newbs
and i bet its one reason linux is so unpopuler it is simply overwlming for newbs!!!!
If i cant iger this stuff out i geuss i might have to go back to god alfol 98se with all the compaq crap installed
thx microsoft for making u buy cd keys for eaching fing pc!!
Last edited by dm_soldier; 06-13-2003 at 08:37 PM.