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OsirisX 01-21-2005 09:09 AM

command ./configure newb help
Hello i am new to using linux., so bare with me.
when i go into my console and i try to extract i come a across seemly simple problem to fix. please tell me what im doing wrong

brian@linux:/usr/local/src/firefox-installer> ./configure
bash: ./configure: No such file or directory

why wont it let me configure?

i appreciate the help. and sorry for the inconvince

leonscape 01-21-2005 09:11 AM

I think what you should be doing is


As I think its already compiled.

OsirisX 01-21-2005 09:20 AM

oh alright thanks, i was just really using that one as an example. im trying to get my wireless card working (dwl g630) i saw a post somewhere around here that said i need ndiswrapper so i am trying to get that running. would i do the same thing?

leonscape 01-21-2005 09:22 AM

No you need to compile ndiswrapper against your kernel-source, What distro are you using?

OsirisX 01-21-2005 09:24 AM

SuSE 9.1

OsirisX 01-21-2005 09:28 AM

and my kde is ver 3.2, i am installing ndiswrapper 0.12 i have it extracted but now i dont know where to go from there

leonscape 01-21-2005 09:51 AM

This NDiswrapper for Suse 9.1 webpage should help.

OsirisX 01-21-2005 10:17 AM

thank you for the tutorial, i think i understand it, other then i am having a problem installing ndiswrapper in yast 2

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