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08-24-02, 05:42 PM #1
how do i install this.. its not in gzip or rpm format....??
thats the file name, its quake3 if anyone is wondering.
[admin@dhcppc2 tmp]$ tar zxvf linuxq3ademo-1.11-6.x86.gz.sh
gzip: stdin: not in gzip format
tar: Child returned status 1
tar: Error exit delayed from previous errors
thats what it is saying. any clues?
08-24-02, 05:51 PM #2
I think that you install it by typing sh linuxq3ademo-1.11-6.x86.gz.sh. I can't quite remember, but I know that it's something like that.
08-24-02, 06:39 PM #3
08-24-02, 09:25 PM #4
It should have made you agree to a license and answer some other questions, then installed the game.
08-28-02, 10:13 PM #5
i have quake 3 linux full, installs the same way...
and if that dosn't work:
and if ya wanna get tricky, it IS gzipped, see the .gz part? lol, just teasing ya....
08-29-02, 10:33 AM #6
It's a shell script.
To make a shell script executable you should do the following.
chmod +x filname
then execute it with
Most games require that you are root for the installation process.
If you're ever making your own scripts make sure the intended user has read permissions.Cookie!
Treat others as you want to be treated.