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Old 07-10-2008, 05:56 AM   #1
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Talking Installing Real Player

Have dowloaded Real Player from the Web - it has arrived as a .bin file - can anyone help me to install this - I am going round in circles and getting absoluteley nowhere !!!!!!!!!!!!
Old 07-10-2008, 05:59 AM   #2
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try this

#chmod +x filename.version.bin


hope it works if not then send full file name

Old 07-10-2008, 03:27 PM   #3
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Do a file filename.version.bin first and see what the output is.
You might be dealing with an archive or something, the .bin extension doesn't say much on Linux.
According to file's output, take the appropriate actions (unarchiving or executing..).
Old 07-11-2008, 10:46 AM   #4
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Thumbs up Real Player

Hi Guys - this is the one - does everything - a version available for UBUNTU - repositories etc - install very easy.I have forgotten all about Real player !!
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