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Old 11-23-2003, 03:44 AM   #1
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Amsn Shortcut in Terminal?

Just wondering whats the shortcut you type in a Terminal to get Amsn up? Like for Gaim you type "gaim"
Old 11-23-2003, 03:45 AM   #2
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Lol, try typing 'whereis amsn' then '/path/to/amsn'
Old 11-23-2003, 03:49 AM   #3
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Nope nothing happens? Look:

[*@localhost *]$ whereis amsn
[*@localhost *]$ /path/to/amsn
bash: /path/to/amsn: No such file or directory

Do you understand what I mean? Like when i want Gaim up and dont want to go start menu, internet then gaim. I just open Terminal and type Gaim
Old 11-24-2003, 09:04 AM   #4
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in amsn to get amsn running all I type is, wish amsn
Old 11-25-2003, 06:59 PM   #5
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When I installed amsn, the wish command didn't work...once I'm in the directory that has the program in it, I type
Old 11-26-2003, 10:32 AM   #6
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fair enough, for me it works when I type wish amsn
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Well iam new on linux , could you pleaes give a link that i can download the amsn from for Mandrke 9.1 thanks if u can guys please send me and email on .. thanks
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Please don't ask to continue discussions offline - LQ is a resource for all to use and by taking it off LQ no one else can get help. will give you the link to the website.
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