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Old 07-17-2005, 06:17 AM   #1
girdharsourabh
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installing softwares


hi
i am using fedora core 3
when i try to install some programs with through binary,source code it configures properly but when i type make install it shows a message
no rules defined to install or some thing else
the software is not installed.
please guide me how to install softwares. i am a newbie
thanx
 
Old 07-17-2005, 06:29 AM   #2
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If you are talking about tarballs the usual is:

Code:
./configure
make
su
<password>
make install
exit
This may NOT always be the case, read the README to be sure.
 
  


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