June 2, 2014

How to install a tar ball?

First you need to untar it- tar -xvf nameoftarball...

First you need to untar it- tar -xvf nameoftarball
Then there is usually a README and/or INSTALL file included in tarball with some instructions for installing though the actual method of install can vary from linux distro to distro.
If both files are there check the README file first.

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Look at: http://arvutiring.rvg.edu.ee/lisad/kuidas_tarkvara_ubuntule...

Look at: http://arvutiring.rvg.edu.ee/lisad/kuidas_tarkvara_ubuntule_paigaldada/#...
(Old but still good...)

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