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Old 07-01-2003, 12:15 AM   #1
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Open With... Problem


I recently downloaded Bear Share, a file sharing program like napster, kazaa, etc... Anyway I saved the file in my home directory and when I click my home icon on my desktop and look at the file I just downloaded, its just a white page. I double click the little icon page and I get an Open WIth... dialog box. What can I open such a setup program with? The filename is BSINSTALL.exe, but what should I open that with, or should I do this all through a terminal, if so how?
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Old 07-01-2003, 12:19 AM   #2
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bearshare is for windows, not linux
 
Old 07-02-2003, 12:09 AM   #3
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ok thanks. What's the best program to use for sharing files such as bearshare?
 
Old 07-02-2003, 12:19 AM   #4
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there is tonnes of p2p file sharing programs....i'll guaruntee search results if you go to google...
 
Old 07-02-2003, 12:21 AM   #5
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gnutella, more specifically:
http://gtk-gnutella.sourceforge.net/

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