LinuxQuestions.org
Welcome to the most active Linux Forum on the web.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 09-17-2009, 11:02 AM   #1
blazn
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Sep 2009
Posts: 2

Rep: Reputation: 0
FreeRide Fails to Install Ubuntu


I am attempting to get "FreeRide" to install on Ubuntu Hardy and I have the Linux installer and have followed what few instructions I have found and once I make the permission changes and select run, nothing happens at all, and I mean nothing, just sits there.
Any suggestions?
 
Old 09-18-2009, 08:14 AM   #2
paulo.monk
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Dec 2008
Posts: 19

Rep: Reputation: 0
I guess you should be more specific in a forum, dude..
What about you show the procedure you followed to install?
If you are sure the program was installed, try to run it by command line and copy the output here.
 
Old 09-21-2009, 12:21 PM   #3
blazn
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Sep 2009
Posts: 2

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
Apologies

My apologies, I don't usually use the forums, so I am a noob when it comes to this.
Downloaded the Linux installer as directed, right clicked the installer and
changed the permissions for the administrator to have full rights, then select the box to "Allow executing file as a program. Once all that has been completed I close out and right click and when the dialog box opens I select run. The installer just sits there and does nothing. I have let it sit there for at least an hour before cancelling it.
Just not sure what is going on with this.
Unfortunately I can't locate the article I was using as an outline for this piece of software now.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
ubuntu fails to install or boot with nvdia 5200FX mail.prabal Linux - Hardware 3 07-18-2009 01:09 PM
PXE ubuntu install - Isolated lan fails trying to go to mirror bkrocker Ubuntu 0 09-10-2008 01:39 PM
installation fails to install ubuntu pyush Linux - Newbie 20 01-14-2008 02:53 AM
Ubuntu 5.10 (Breezy) install fails on P2 - Pioneer DR-A24X CDROM Beagleburt Linux - Hardware 4 01-27-2006 06:00 AM
GRUB fails to install on sata disk with Ubuntu 5.04 nonutopia Linux - Software 5 08-16-2005 03:09 AM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:20 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration