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    help a nubie

    just switched to mandriva and am trying to learn how to install proggies.downloaded flashget and looked and cannot find any instructions for installing.went to terminal services and cd to dir and tried to use./configure and did not get anywhere.can anybody lend the nub a hand!!
    Last edited by caveman59715; 05-21-2008 at 06:49 AM. Reason: bad spelling

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    SuperMod (Back again) devils casper's Avatar
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    Hi and Welcome !

    If your machine has internet access then there is not need to install pacakges from source.
    Execute this
    urpmi <package_name>
    to install packages.
    Or use easy urpmi.

    Check here for detailed instructions on package installation.
    It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit.
    New Users: Read This First

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