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Re: [XaraXtreme-dev] autopackage
- From: Phil Martin <phil@xxxxxxxx>
- Date: Mon, 15 May 2006 09:38:46 +0100
- Subject: Re: [XaraXtreme-dev] autopackage
Luke Hart wrote:
Had you changed it attributes to be executable? See
http://autopackage.org/docs/howto-install/ for more details.
Alex Bligh wrote:
You will no doubt have to set the "executable" bit on it.
chmod ogua+x <filename>
I'm afraid Linux won't let you download arbitrary files and treat them
as executables without user intervention (as far as I know).
Er, no. Neil didn't say anything about that. He said, "here's a package
tell me what happens". I did.
We can't expect end-users to fiddle around doing that sort of thing, can
we? I thought the point was to create a friendly installation method...