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Old 09-29-2013, 11:00 PM   #1
Kilo Delta
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error trying to execute ./conky.SlackBuild script


I am trying to install conky from slackbuils.org. I have downloaded all the files and tarballs as per the instructions on SlackBuilds.org. Nonetheless, I receive error when trying to execute the .SlackBuild script (as root).

bash-4.2# LUA=yes ./conky.SlackBuild
bzip2: (stdin) is not a bzip2 file.
tar: Child returned status 2
tar: Error is not recoverable: exiting now

I receive same error if I try without the LUA=yes. just ./conky.SlackBuild

I have tried to download the tarball again with same result.

Any ideas how to proceed?

Thanks,

KD
 
Old 09-29-2013, 11:26 PM   #2
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Try re-downloading the source tarball (which is the only tar bzipped file that I can see on the list of things).

It's possible the download was corrupted or something.
 
Old 09-30-2013, 12:37 AM   #3
Kilo Delta
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Thanks. I found a different way to download and got it to work.

KD
 
  


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