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Old 01-20-2005, 09:15 PM   #1
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help[ me

i want 2 watch yahoo launch on suse 8.1 i was givven code that is perl and i am suppose to make it excutable while in root can ne one help me do this please
Old 01-20-2005, 09:24 PM   #2
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didn't you just post this in another thread .

Like i said earlier i would just try to use firefox w/ IEview
Old 01-20-2005, 09:42 PM   #3
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yeah i did but that firefox ieview does not work and i am trying tto make something excutable
Old 01-21-2005, 12:44 AM   #4
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chmod u+x filename
That makes something executable, but you shouldn't use it pn a perl script. With a Perl script, you simply type
perl filename


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