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Old 05-07-2003, 05:41 PM   #1
javomzt
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Hi, I am trying to install the ActiveTcl8.4.2.0 (whatever that means), and I already unTared it, and it says to "run" the script, but I dont know how! Like, I use RH9 so I open the folder in the file manager and double click on the script, and it only opens it as it were a txt file. i do not know how to run it from a terminal either. Please help!
 
Old 05-07-2003, 06:00 PM   #2
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Okay so what is the suffix of the file? Is it something.sh or something.bin? If so you should be able to simply open up a terminal and type:

./something.sh

and it should execute. If it doesn't then make it executable by doing:

chmod u+x something.sh
 
Old 05-07-2003, 06:18 PM   #3
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Thank you very much, it was really useful.
 
Old 05-07-2003, 06:25 PM   #4
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