Installing tar.gz files
Karl F. Larsen
klarsen1 at gmail.com
Thu Nov 19 13:00:37 UTC 2009
> Hello Ubuntu users,
> I am new to Ubuntu and I am very confused. I recently installed Ubuntu
> 9.04 and I have a tar.gz file of dvd::rip that I would like to install.
> Could someone please send very clear instructions to me on how to do this?
> I am not used to using Terminal or anything on Ubuntu. Thanks.
The usual way to load new things on Ubuntu is to use:
$ sudo apt-get install filename
where filename is the name of the application you want to add.
So tell us what your trying to load. The regular way might work.
Karl F. Larsen, AKA K5DI
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