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Old 06-15-2007, 06:00 PM   #1
davidguygc
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google earth install error


Hi, I am trying to install Google Earth, and when I try to run the bin file, I get this output:
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bash-3.2# ./GoogleEarthLinux.bin
Verifying archive integrity... All good.
Uncompressing Google Earth for GNU/Linux 4.1.7076.4458..........................................................................
Invalid MIT-MAGIC-COOKIE-1 key
Any ideas what is up with this?

Thanks,
David
 
Old 06-15-2007, 06:31 PM   #2
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Are you trying to install this as root? If so that may be the problem, try installing as a regular user.
 
Old 06-16-2007, 08:13 AM   #3
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Slackbuilds.org has a slackbuild script for GoogleEarth. Which will make a nice installable package for you.

See the HOWTO on how to use it.
 
Old 06-18-2007, 11:11 PM   #4
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OK cool, idk why I didn't look for a package first.

Thanks for the help,
--David
 
  


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