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Old 07-24-2006, 07:53 AM   #1
aigarzzz
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how to copy file from web?


i need install video drivers for fedora core 5 and first off all i need download them from http://www.viaarena.com/Driver/linux-fbdev-kernel-bin_2[1].6.00.02.tgz
in text mode i write
rcp /usr viaarena.com:/Driver/Linux-fbdev-kernel-bin_2[1].6.00.02.tgz
and 'connect refused' error show up. What is the problem? What i doing wrong?
 
Old 07-24-2006, 07:56 AM   #2
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If you have wget, a handy tool for downloading stuff using CLI, you could download the file into /usr directory using:

Code:
cd usr && wget http://www.viaarena.com/Driver/linux-fbdev-kernel-bin_2[1].6.00.02.tgz
Remember that you need to have write permissions into /usr to accomplis this. Instead you could just try and download the file into your home dir first,

Code:
cd && wget http://www.viaarena.com/Driver/linux-fbdev-kernel-bin_2[1].6.00.02.tgz

Last edited by b0uncer; 07-24-2006 at 07:57 AM.
 
  


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