Welcome to the forums, jabber777! :)
Check this HowTo for a number of different ways to install software under Linux:
Note that it's generally best to install software using the default package tool for your distribution when possible.
Sorry, jabber, but it's against the forums rules to post duplicates, so all of yours have been deleted.
Please feel free to continue any discussion about th issue you are having in this thread.
sorry i didnt realise =(
When i try and install java runtime i get this message any one know what it means?
UnZipSFX 5.50 of 17 february2002, by Info-ZIP (Zip-Bugs@losts.wku.edu).
error: can't create transaction lock on /var/lip/rpm/__db.000
please try this way :