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Old 04-24-2003, 07:33 AM   #1
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Angry Using binary files

I'm new to Linux and absolutely hopeless at it.
My question is what do I do with binary files?

I downloaded LimeWire and its binary is:

What do I do with it to get it to install?
What are the commands?

Old 04-24-2003, 08:00 AM   #2
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First, set the permissions on the file so that it can be executed

chmod +x LimeWire.bin

You may need to be su to do this

Then just run the file


Note the period in front (./) This is important.


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