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Old 05-26-2005, 05:26 AM   #1
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i sthere any easy way to install ?

is there any easy way install the programme in linux? like in windows .exe???? one click installation?
Old 05-26-2005, 05:49 AM   #2
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Yes, packages. What distribution are you using?
Old 05-26-2005, 08:39 AM   #3
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im using suse n gentoo....

is there any software? ... where can i get? the source code?
Old 05-26-2005, 11:08 AM   #4
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Depending on your distribution, it probably has a package management system. For instance, Mandrake uses "urpmi", and "rpmdrake" is the gui front end for it. You set up your repositories, and then you can install new/updated applications with just a few mouse clicks.
Old 05-26-2005, 11:40 AM   #5
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for sus you get rpm files of the net for gentoo just:

emerge k3b

or whatever you want to install


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