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Old 01-23-2006, 10:05 PM   #1
Clarke
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Question I need help..


Hi,
I'm not entirely sure that this subject is relevant.
I recently bought Linux hosting, and I need to know how to install EXE files on the server and how to have them running permanently.
Quick replies would be appreciated as I have a deadline to meet.
Thanks,
- Clarke.
 
Old 01-23-2006, 10:07 PM   #2
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linux wont run .exe's without the proper API (ie WINE)...and its probably not a good idea to run a server on WINE.
 
Old 01-23-2006, 10:13 PM   #3
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Thanks for your speedy reply. I really appreciate it. I'll try that and if it doesn't work i'll come back and seek further advice.
Thanks,
- Clarke.
 
Old 01-23-2006, 11:49 PM   #4
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What are the .exe files?

"bought Linux hosting"---what is that?
 
Old 02-16-2006, 10:23 AM   #5
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Lol sorry I wasn't very clear at the time.
I got hosting from GoDaddy. It says pick either Linux or Windows.
I picked Linux. I have MySQL databases and stuff now.
I need to run an NT service.
Is it possible? And if so, how?
 
Old 02-16-2006, 10:32 AM   #6
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what service do you need to run??

Is it simple webhosting? can't imagine they'll let you go off installing services on their system.
 
  


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