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Old 11-30-2003, 05:25 PM   #1
Shawson
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Question How To Install???


Is there a any place I can read a step by step instruction on installing apps on mandrake 9.2.

I downloaded XMMS from a website. The file that I have now is xmms-1.2.8.tar.gz

ok great, I got this far.... So now im looking to see what to do next. Im sure this question has come up a million times so there must be a template somewhere no?

TIA
 
Old 11-30-2003, 05:45 PM   #2
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# Guides to software management
LNAG - How do I install a program I downloaded from the Internet?
Rute Guide's software explanation
You might want to check out CheckInstall to manage source code installations/uninstallation

# Mandrake links
Mandrake home page
Mandrake Users website
Easy urpmi config for Mandrake
urpmi mini-HOWTO
All You Ever Wanted to Know About Urpmi But Never Dared Asking Before
Easy software management: Red Carpet
Maximum RPM
rpmfind
You didn't install the developmental packages? As root, command:
urpmi gcc
An Introduction to the Midnight Commander. You can install it by commanding:
urpmi mc
Midnight Commander home page
 
  


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