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Old 09-21-2003, 09:08 PM   #1
BajaNick
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help installing this


How do i install a " rpm.bin " file?
Its a java plugin for netscape/mozilla and it said it was self extracting but when i click on it, it opens and I see the programming code of the file.
Thanks
 
Old 09-21-2003, 09:13 PM   #2
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well you have to make a bin file executable with chmod +x filename.bin but since you mentioned that this is the java plugin for you browser i'll make it alot easier for you and point you to this thread
 
Old 09-21-2003, 09:58 PM   #3
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Thanks for the link but nothing there is working.
 
Old 09-21-2003, 10:03 PM   #4
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I managed to get java installed i just need to get mozilla to use the plugin. I tried the line in the link and modified it for my version but it did not work.
 
  


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