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Old 05-02-2002, 10:23 AM   #1
zsaddened
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Unhappy DivX


I just downloaded DivX for Linux. I extract and everything. The nI read the readme for install instructions. It says "extract, and run ./install.sh as root". So I did this but it comes out with an error message saying "unknown host". What the hell does this mean? How do I get it to install? I'm also gonna try and download Limeware. When I tried to download it in Windows, all it downloaded was like the source code I guess. What would I do with that?
 
Old 05-02-2002, 12:00 PM   #2
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unpack to a directory, then

su
(enter root password)
cd directoryname
./configure
make
make install
 
Old 05-02-2002, 01:19 PM   #3
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before you run the installation program run xhost +localhost from a command line and then try it again, i remember having that problem with Ximian Desktop. Hope this helps.
 
  


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