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I downloaded ./configured and make and make installed k3b, no probs.
But how do I start it??
Tried k3b in a terminal, get "no such command" There is nothing in the menu.
A nice frontend that works would be nice, I've tried Gtoaster and CDwriter. Both don't work.
(note: the upgrade is 2 - not just -, so its - - without spaces!)
If u seem to have problems with dependencies, u can FORCE an install of the repm (I HIGHLY RECOMMEND U DO NOT DO THIS), but for some programs shutting up rpm so it gives no dependency errors can be useful.
to force an install do
rpm -ivh --nodeps /path/to/rpmfile.rpm
also note: nodeps has 2 - (- -) before it.
Of course u need to be logged in as root to do an rpm install of anything
By The Way,
SuSE has a very nice RPM install option, as part of their YaST package. You might want to try SuSE out (I use it and love it)
Last edited by shassouneh; 11-22-2003 at 01:37 PM.
I c. I bought 7.3 a while ago too. Things have improved a lot since 7.3,
Redhat remains to be quote-unquote the "standard" distro here in the United States.
I cannot stand redhat myself. I tried it and I tried mandrake (several releases) and I did not like them.
I would recommend SuSE to anyone who wishes to try it, but I appreciate the freedom to use whichever distro you like best.
Anyways, Let us know how the K3b thing goes for you