How do I install a .bin. I downloaded a Java plugin needed to run some tests by the isp.

Gene Heskett gene.heskett at
Wed Jan 21 22:43:37 UTC 2009

On Wednesday 21 January 2009, Steven Vollom wrote:
>On Wednesday 21 January 2009 1:56:48 pm Geoffrey Bays wrote:
>> Try 'sudo sh.....'
>I just did as you said.  This is the first time I changed to root.  It
> scared me a bit, because I haven't worked in root much.  I am mostly scared
> because I do not have confidence I know the correct address for the .bin. 
> It is on my desktop, so if I enter:
>chmod a+x /home/steven/Desktop/jre-6u11-linux-i586.bin   have I typed in the
>correct address.  Also, My desktop has a capital D.
>I am pausing here, because I know I can really screw things up if my command
>is not right.

And that looks correct from this distance, Steven.


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