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Old 09-03-2004, 04:38 PM   #1
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Installing a game


I've downloaded a game Americas Army but i don't know how to install it.
 
Old 09-03-2004, 04:50 PM   #2
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If you post the name of the file you downloaded it's much easier to help you!
 
Old 09-03-2004, 04:57 PM   #3
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I've installed America's Army 2.10 for Linux. Here's how to install:

As root, cd into the directory containing the file armyops210-linux.bin

1. Run the installation program "./armyops210-linux.bin"

if you get the message permission denied, you need to give execute permission to the file:
"chmod +x armyops*.bin"

2. Follow the setup instructions. (I suggest you install the game in /opt/armyops)

3. After the install, goto whereever you installed the game and run armyops "./armyops"

To play online, you need to update punk buster (the version of punk buster that comes with the game is outdated - you'll be kicked from most games if you don't update). Download pbweb.x86 to <army opsdir>/System/pb and run it
 
Old 09-06-2004, 04:10 AM   #4
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Last edited by psevens; 09-09-2004 at 11:40 AM.
 
Old 09-27-2004, 09:56 PM   #5
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ok im an idiot or something. what do i have to do to install AA with mandrake 10?
 
Old 09-27-2004, 10:18 PM   #6
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bobwall already told you. Just type those commands in the console one by one.
 
Old 09-27-2004, 10:32 PM   #7
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it locks up at "verifying archive integrity"
 
Old 09-27-2004, 10:36 PM   #8
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Are u sure it locked up? It could be at least like a few minutes, before it verifys it.
 
Old 09-27-2004, 10:46 PM   #9
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my number lock. scroll lock and caps light dont blibk when i hit them plus ive waited for up to 10 minutes. im redownloading the file now. for future help, is there something equal to "ctrl+alt+del" like in windows i can do when that happens?
 
Old 09-28-2004, 01:36 AM   #10
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is there something equal to "ctrl+alt+del" like in windows i can do when that happens?
Try ctrl+alt+del You can also restart your x server by pressing ctrl+alt+backspace.
 
Old 09-29-2004, 07:40 AM   #11
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I installed it on Mandrake 10.0. It aborted on an error the first time, saying it could not create a directory that existed. I deleted the directory, and ran the installer again successfully.
 
  


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