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Old 12-28-2001, 02:05 AM   #1
sleekit
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Unhappy .exe files


Hi All,
I've recently downloaded "Doom" for linux but cant seem to get the file to open/run to install it.
I've tried clicking and via the run command but no joy.
Any ideas?
Cheers,
 
Old 12-28-2001, 02:45 AM   #2
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If it has a .exe entension then you have probably downloaded the windows version.

If it has another extension, .bin is common for executables, then you can try this:

Code:
cd /path/to/directory/containing/doom.bin/
chmod a+x doom.bin
./doom.bin
 
  


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