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How do i install drivers using the make command? and where can i find this cammand... it doesunt show up when i right click... i am using Mandrake 9.1...
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    Installing Drivers


    How do i install drivers using the make command? and where can i find this cammand... it doesunt show up when i right click... i am using Mandrake 9.1

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    u have to run it from a terminal.

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    open a terminal
    firstly

    Code:
    man tar
    man gzip
    then probably you downloaded a tar.gz file for your driver so,
    Code:
    tar -zxvf file.tar.gz
    then
    Code:
    cd file
    and read the README or INSTALL file.. [/code]
    Just a Newbie....Looking 4 Info....

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