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Old 01-21-2005, 10:09 AM   #1
OsirisX
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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
brian@linux:/usr/local/src/firefox-installer>

why wont it let me configure?

i appreciate the help. and sorry for the inconvince
 
Old 01-21-2005, 10:11 AM   #2
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I think what you should be doing is

./firefox-installer

As I think its already compiled.
 
Old 01-21-2005, 10:20 AM   #3
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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?
 
Old 01-21-2005, 10:22 AM   #4
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No you need to compile ndiswrapper against your kernel-source, What distro are you using?
 
Old 01-21-2005, 10:24 AM   #5
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SuSE 9.1
 
Old 01-21-2005, 10:28 AM   #6
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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
 
Old 01-21-2005, 10:51 AM   #7
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This NDiswrapper for Suse 9.1 webpage should help.
 
Old 01-21-2005, 11:17 AM   #8
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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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