help!! iseries as/400 or tn5250 config

John L Fjellstad john-ubuntu at
Mon Nov 16 16:27:30 UTC 2009

"Karl F. Larsen" <klarsen1 at> writes:

>> “””sami at sami-desktop:~$ cd
>> ~/Desktop
>> sami at sami-desktop:~/Desktop$ sudo alien
>> iSeriesAccess-5.4.0-1.4.i386.rpm
> 	This is a file for another type of Linux. It is not a .deb 
> file, it is .rpm and will not work.

alien converts .rpm to .deb and .deb to .rpm (and also to Slackware
formatted packages)

John L. Fjellstad
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