gheskett at wdtv.com
Thu Nov 1 04:29:34 UTC 2012
On Thursday 01 November 2012 00:24:37 NoOp did opine:
> On 10/31/2012 05:21 PM, Gene Heskett wrote:
> > On Wednesday 31 October 2012 20:08:56 NoOp did opine:
> >> > So what is the approved & recommended way to proceed?
> >> Download the .deb and install:
> >> https://help.ubuntu.com/community/GoogleEarth
> >> http://www.google.com/earth/download/ge/agree.html
> > I believe that is probably what synaptic has pulled in twice now.
> Really? How would have synaptic "pulled" that in? Do you have a ppa or
> similar defined in sources.list?
> > gene at coyote:~/linuxcnc/configs/sim/axis$ ls -l /var/cache/apt/archives
> > |grep googleearth -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 17689184 2010-01-23 13:09
> > googleearth_5.1.3533.1731-0medibuntu1_i386.deb -rw-r--r-- 1 root root
> > 10738 2010-02-03 02:04 googleearth-package_0.5.7_all.deb
> > Which supposedly is installed.
> Pay attention to Tom H's post - medibuntu's version is *not* the version
> that I pointed you to.
> Here, I'll post it again:
> Download the .deb and install:
> *Read* the link and follow the instructions. Please don't come back with
> "I believe that is probably what synaptic has pulled in twice now".
The version numbers matched, what other conclusion should I have reached?
> Either take the advise of those that have taken their time to try and
> assist you or not. But don't waste my (our) time by not even
> testing/trying/reading/ what has been suggested.
> How hard can that be? If you've a problem with the .debs from the link
> https://help.ubuntu.com/community/GoogleEarth /
> http://www.google.com/earth/download/ge/agree.html that were provided
> for you, then by all means come back & say "thanks, I've tried that, it
> didn't work and here are the result details". If you can't then I'd
> suggest the Ubuntu Forums instead...
I went thru that process error free except for the fussing about the
LibreOffice menu stuffs, and it still runs from the menu, exactly as before
it appears. From the about box:
Nov 11, 2009
Max Texture Size
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