Solved

install script /usr/bin/install and slackware 3.6

Posted on 2000-03-13
3
192 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-05
I have a really smally slackware 3.6 install (50mb) just a compiler and littel else, it's going to be paging gateway, i have my paging software compiled, but it needs /usr/bin/install to install!!!!! and I cant get a copy of this anywhere, adn as far as i know it's only a shell script (well it is on digital unix)
0
Comment
Question by:fatherted
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 12

Accepted Solution

by:
j2 earned 10 total points
ID: 2615309
on slack the /usr/bin/install is a symlink to another program. On one of my systems (Slack 3.2 / 3.6 something) its called 'ginstall'

You could grab it from www.darkface.pp.se/~j2/ginstall.tgz  however i do think it has other dependencies.

0
 

Author Comment

by:fatherted
ID: 2615330
Excellent, it worked straight off, just installed it and put in a symlink.
0
 
LVL 12

Expert Comment

by:j2
ID: 2615352
and yet i get only a 'B'?

(just kidding, no problem :) )

Ill remove the fiule now, cause i dont like having "rouge code" lying around :)
0

Featured Post

Ransomware: The New Cyber Threat & How to Stop It

This infographic explains ransomware, type of malware that blocks access to your files or your systems and holds them hostage until a ransom is paid. It also examines the different types of ransomware and explains what you can do to thwart this sinister online threat.  

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

SSH (Secure Shell) - Tips and Tricks As you all know SSH(Secure Shell) is a network protocol, which we use to access/transfer files securely between two networked devices. SSH was actually designed as a replacement for insecure protocols that sen…
I. Introduction There's an interesting discussion going on now in an Experts Exchange Group — Attachments with no extension (http://www.experts-exchange.com/discussions/210281/Attachments-with-no-extension.html). This reminded me of questions tha…
Connecting to an Amazon Linux EC2 Instance from Windows Using PuTTY.
This demo shows you how to set up the containerized NetScaler CPX with NetScaler Management and Analytics System in a non-routable Mesos/Marathon environment for use with Micro-Services applications.

751 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question