[ubuntu-uk] Publishing to the software centre

Simon Greenwood sfgreenwood at gmail.com
Wed Apr 23 14:15:42 UTC 2014


If you're just running in a local directory and it's chmodded 755, you have
to execute it with slashdot: ./seaward

s/


On 23 April 2014 15:07, Gareth France <gareth.france at gmail.com> wrote:

> On 23/04/14 10:36, Alan Pope wrote:
>
>> On 23 April 2014 10:31, Gareth France <gareth.france at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>> On 23/04/14 10:27, Alan Lord wrote:
>>>
>>>> So does anyone have any ideas about packaging up this script? I now have
>>>>> information about how to package it for submission but I still need a
>>>>> way to run the program from the command line without calling perl.
>>>>>
>>>>
>>>> If your script is executable and has the right "shebang" at the start
>>>> you
>>>> will not need to call perl.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Al
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>  The script is called seaward.pl, I want it to be run by simply typing
>>> seaward. How do I achieve this?
>>>
>>>  Make sure it's got the executable bit set, rename it seaward and make
>> sure the first line is:-
>>
>> #!/usr/bin/env perl
>>
>> Put the file in your path and you're done.
>>
>> Cheers,
>> Al.
>>
>>  I have tried renaming the file but still get a 'Command not found'
> error. Any ideas
>
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