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Old 11-11-2004, 07:42 PM   #1
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Unhappy how do I install the blackbox GUI on mandrake 10?


hey...I downloaded the latest blackbox GUI from their website, and I need to know where to extract this thing to work... what directory?

any help will be GREATLY appreciated. this thing has been dumbfounding me for the past week.
 
Old 11-11-2004, 08:22 PM   #2
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just unpack in your home directory or /usr/src/ and install it as as a root.
 
Old 11-16-2004, 09:52 AM   #3
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I did that...but it says I dont have the privelige to unzip it to there...how Do I log in to root or whatever to be bale to have the privelige of unzipping here?
 
Old 11-16-2004, 11:05 AM   #4
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To login as root from the shell you must type

su - at the prompt
then enter your root password

now install to that directory
 
Old 11-17-2004, 09:16 PM   #5
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gracias.

 
  


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