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Old 10-12-2006, 06:25 AM   #1
ptlchetan
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need to install chess


thanx All,
hi
i m want to install chess game in linux if u have any gud link from where can i download it and install ok,

other is i downloaded "ShredderClassic" but how to install i dont know
so please help

regards
chetan
 
Old 10-12-2006, 07:22 AM   #2
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To install the game you already have, you first need to decompress the compressed archive that you've dowloaded. To do this, execute a command in a shell (console) program in the same directory where the archive is located: [To change to a directory use (in a shell): cd /dir1/dir2/... Where dir1 and dir2 represent the path to your file]. The command you'll use once you're in the same directory as the file to be extracted to decompress is:
tar -xvf shredderclassic.tar.gz

Assuming that 'shredderclassic.tar.gz' is the archive you have downloaded, if it's not, just replace it with the name of the archive you downloaded. You should now find a folder that has the same name as the archive in the same directory. Change into that directory (yes, from a shell again) and execute the following command: ./ShredderClassic
This should install your game assuming that 'ShredderClassic' is the name of the shell script that installs the game. If it's not, look for a similar shell script in the new decompressed directory.

To run the game, in a shell execute the command: ShredderClassic (or whatever name it was given).

PS If you face problems installing (permission or access denied issues) before you install the game, execute in a shell the command: su
This will give you root access, install the game and exit the root shell to avoid tampering with your system or damaging it.

Good luck
 
Old 10-13-2006, 06:08 AM   #3
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ok

ok i try everythimg and tar all,
ok
i write as:-

[root@chetan ShredderClassic]# ./ShredderClassic
java is /usr/bin/java
./ShredderClassic: line 23: recode: command not found
Exception in thread "main" java.lang.Error: Graphics2D not implemented. Cairo was not found or disabled at configure time
at gnu.java.awt.peer.gtk.GdkGraphics2D.<clinit> (lib-gnu-java-awt-peer-gtk.so.7)
at java.lang.Class.initializeClass (libgcj.so.7)
at gnu.java.awt.peer.gtk.GdkGraphicsEnvironment.createGraphics (lib-gnu-java-awt-peer-gtk.so.7)
at java.awt.image.BufferedImage.createGraphics (libgcj.so.7)
at com.shredderchess.gui.clock.g.<init> (Unknown Source:42)
at com.shredderchess.gui.m.<init> (Unknown Source:73)
at com.shredderchess.gui.j.<init> (Unknown Source:32)
at com.shredderchess.gui.JShredder.F (Unknown Source:229)
at com.shredderchess.gui.JShredder.<init> (Unknown Source:140)
at com.shredderchess.gui.JShredder.d (Unknown Source:422)
at com.shredderchess.gui.JShredder.main (Unknown Source:276)
[root@chetan ShredderClassic]#

i get like this what is wrong with this?????????????????
 
  


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