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Old 03-15-2008, 02:28 PM   #1
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could not install ns2

hello all
im trying to install ns-2.31 in fedora5
as per the procrdure given in one of the threads i tried the following
#cd ns allinone

gedit ~/.bashrc
and added the following lines

export PATH
export PATH
export PATH

then gave source ~/.bashrc

then tried ns
bash:ns command not found...

i have got tcl8.4.14,tk8.4.18,otcl-1.13,tclcl-1.19 all in ns2new/ns-2.31
then install is in ns2/ns-2.31/allinone

i am able tofigure out whats wrong...
will it work if i change the linux to fedora8 or ubuntu?

sumone please help!!!
Old 03-16-2008, 08:38 AM   #2
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I'm trying to install ns-2.31 in fedora5
Fedora Core 5? But that is an obsolete system. You can expect to have problems with it.

From what you wrote, it looks like you altered the default install directory. You need to locate the executable, and add it's location to your PATH.

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