[bf1942] *blushing* NOOB ?
kperkins at iastate.edu
Sun Feb 1 17:20:18 EST 2004
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Kyle Bernier wrote:
> another noob question...what does chmod 755 do exactly?
> >From: "Ian Merwin"
> >Reply-To: bf1942 at icculus.org
> >Subject: RE: [bf1942] *blushing* NOOB ?
> >Date: Sun, 1 Feb 2004 15:02:04 -0700
> >Thanks for your help! You guys are GREAT!
> >-----Original Message-----
> >From: James Gurney [mailto:james at globalmegacorp.org]
> >Sent: Sunday, February 01, 2004 2:59 PM
> >To: bf1942 at icculus.org
> >Subject: Re: [bf1942] *blushing* NOOB ?
> >Ian Merwin wrote:
> > > Question #1: What should the file size be?
> >108139062 bytes
> > > Question #2: Do I need to download the 65.2mb file AND the 6.5 patch
> >You need to download the 104MB one.
> > > Question #3: Im using SSH to communicate with my remote Linux server.
> > > Can I download directly to it from the command line in Linux? INSTEAD
> > > downloading to my WinXP machine then FTPing to the Linux box? *major
> > > waste of time* (The server is an hours drive away). I have DSL
> >Probably. Try wget or curl:
> >wget http://bf1942.lightcubed.com/dist/bf1942_lnxded-1.6-rc1.run
> >curl http://bf1942.lightcubed.com/dist/bf1942_lnxded-1.6-rc1.run
> >If you don't have either installed, Google for instructions on how to
> >install them for your distrobution.
> > > Question #4: Any news on the BFSMD for the new patch?
> >No idea.
> > > Question #5: Is this a complete install -- meaning I should put it in
> > > a
> > > NEW directiory (eg. bf1942_1.6/) and start it seperately so our
> > > running install isn't interfered with?
> >Yes. Download the file, chmod 755 it, and run it. It will ask what dir
> >to extract to. See the full details here:
> Learn how to choose, serve, and enjoy wine at Wine @ MSN.
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