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Old 05-27-2005, 07:48 PM   #1
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Gmail Notify troubles - cannot install


I am currently running SuSE 9.3 and I am fairly new to the different linux distros, including this one. I am starting to understand some of the concepts of how to get things working, but I cannot install gmail notify.. I have downloaded version 1.6 from the sourceforge project gmail-notify and it is, I guess, compiled with python. Whenever I try to work with the files, they just open in KWrite. Any help would be much appreciated.
 
Old 05-28-2005, 06:16 AM   #2
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Do you have the url for the project? Do you have Python installed? What does the README and/or the INSTALL file say?
 
Old 05-28-2005, 08:18 AM   #3
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Are you refering to this package? http://sourceforge.net/projects/gmail-notify/
If so then there is no need to compile it. Just extract the tar somewhere tidy, then to run it just use the command
Code:
 /path/where/extracted/notifier.py
It will prompt you for the information it needs.

Hope that helps
 
  


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