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Old 10-03-2003, 06:29 PM   #1
skeet
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Question installing packages (howto)


I just got linux, and am running drake 9.1. I've fixed a few problems i've already encountered, but this one is getting to me. HOW DO INSTALL THE PACKAGES!? I downloaded aMSN off of sourceforge.com, but i can't get the prgm to run for the life of me. I got the file (file.tar.gz) and unpacked it into a download folder in my home dir. There are a few SH files too... what am i doing wrong? I checked my software install, and tried searching for it, with no luck..
So who can help me out here!?

--skeetbag

a happy linux user, this is my second day away from windows...
 
Old 10-03-2003, 06:30 PM   #2
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Read this thread, explains how to install RPMS and source packages: http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...threadid=45094
 
  


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