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Old 06-15-2002, 07:29 PM   #1
KrazyKid
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Unhappy I dont know how to open a .bin file


I need to know how to open a .bin file.
 
Old 06-15-2002, 07:54 PM   #2
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you don't open it.. in most cases you run it from a command prompt.

just make sure its executable.
 
Old 06-15-2002, 08:56 PM   #3
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try this......

from the command line type
chmod a+x filename.bin <enter>
./filename.bin <enter>
 
Old 06-15-2002, 10:45 PM   #4
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Thx guys for your help, I think I got it now.
 
  


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