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Old 02-22-2004, 11:06 AM   #1
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a faster way of starting amsn?

cause right now, i have to cd into the folder and have to type
wish amsn

to start the freaking program, is there a faster way of doing it? like shortcut or something?
Old 02-22-2004, 11:25 AM   #2
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make a file called amsn.

cd /path/to/your/program
wish amsn

That is your file. Saved it then give permission to your file so you can execute it.
$ chmod +x amsn

Put the file in $PATH so your system can find it. Mine is /home/myname/bin. Make the shortcut. The command is amsn.
Old 02-22-2004, 11:29 AM   #3
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Or even, right click the desktop. Select create new link to application. In the dialogue box, type in /the/path/to/.amsn. Save it and use it.
Old 02-22-2004, 12:29 PM   #4
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thx, it works
Old 02-22-2004, 12:47 PM   #5
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or another idea,
create a sym link in your /usr/bin to your amsn directory, this way you ca start amsn just by typing amsn at the command line


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