install Informix sdk driver on Ubuntu 12.04

i am trying to install the informix CSDK files on an Ubuntu box. i have the file downloaded and in a folder i can see.  how do i initiate the install? I am new to Ubuntu and not able to find any easy instructions. the file is located in /home/usr/downloads folder. it is named
clientsdk.4.10.FC1DE.AIX5L.tar. my end goal is to install the VOIP monkey Wallboard. stuck at this point now.
cj_cbAsked:
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jmcmillan227Commented:
I am guessing there is a .gz at the end of this file.  Go to the location of the file at the command line using cd <directory name> to change directories just like in dos then type
tar -zxvf <filename>  

the file name probably ends in .tar.gz

This should unpack the zip file

You can type ls -l to view the unpacked files.  There should be an executable file somewhere in there that you just need to run from the command prompt by typing the filename and hitting enter
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cj_cbAuthor Commented:
Thanks for the response, i see the unpacked files in screenshot below but how do i initiate the install for the installclientsdk file. I believe this is the installable after the unpack.
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Rajesh NandanwarCommented:
You've got the wrong package. it's for AIX. Please install Informix Client SDK Developer Edition for Linux x86_64, 64-bit named clientsdk.4.10.FC1DE.LINUX.tar from  http://goo.gl/d3CQWP
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MazdajaiCommented:
Is this for x86 or 64bit?

Type in 'uname -a' to find out the correct OS architecture.
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Rajesh NandanwarCommented:
the link I posted above is for is for 64-bit.

For 32 bit (x86) go to http://goo.gl/95Y3ux
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