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Old 10-13-2004, 11:36 AM   #1
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Can't run .pl files


Hello,
I'm a Linux NEWbie..........

Just started with Mandrake 10.1 community and installed it in my VMWARE.
The problem I'm havin' is when I try to run my .pl file for my VMWARE-TOOLS
I get a message: 'Cannot display location' (This is directly in KDE (logged in as root))

Now when I try to do this directly through the command line (again logged in as root) I get a big permission denied!

What am I doin' !!!
Do I have the wrong command?
Or do I need a particular software package that I did not in stall?


Thanks for the help!!!!
 
Old 10-13-2004, 01:31 PM   #2
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What does
perl -v
give you, and what's the output of
ls -l <name_of_your_perfile>
?



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