[SATLUG] Package Management(Completed)

herb cee hc at lookcee.com
Wed Jan 30 18:20:46 CST 2008


Jeremy Mann wrote:
>> So I DLed the .bin file to a temp directory and ran the chmod +x
>> GoogleEarthLinux.bin command. since it did not complain I assume the
>> command to make the file executable worked. Then it just says run it. I
>> had no luck looking for a man page for 'run'
>>     
>
> Once its has executable bits you can execute like any other program:
>
> ./GoogleEarthLinux.bin
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> Or is you didn't make it executable you can use sh to run it:
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> sh GoogleEarthLinux.bin
>
> The .bin and sometimes .run extensions are just wrappers.
>   

Thanks Jeremy got it running ... looks cool too slow on this P-III rig 
but should run good on the faster P-IV, gonna get that going this 
weekend I hope
Herb
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