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Old 03-14-2004, 08:22 PM   #1
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editing files on RH9

i installed wine on RH9 and i need to edit one of the files. but when i open it and try to type in something it doesnt do anything. what do i have to do?
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How do you open it in the first place?

Old 03-14-2004, 11:13 PM   #3
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uhh...i double click on it
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maybe a permission problem. If it's a system file you need to be root to edit it.
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If i remember correcly, the default program RH9 uses to open text files is only a viewer. Try opening the file in something else, like kedit or gedit. Or you can do it the old fashion way in a terminal using vi or pico.


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