[Sidefx-houdini-list] New to Linux, Install Help
probbins at sympatico.ca
Tue Jan 22 07:40:12 EST 2008
Hey! watch it you young whipper snapper!
That's .tar.gz is so '60's or something....
Rangi Sutton wrote:
> Peter Robbinson wrote:
>> I'm wondering if the problem for new users has to do with the command
>> line installation process.
>> Specifically the step where you choose to install houdini and the
>> license software. Perhaps they are
>> installing the license software each time and that is causing trouble.
>> Anyways, I've been using Ubuntu for some time now, and using sudo and
>> have encounter no problems with the install.
>> So here are my steps.
>> Move the downloaded software to /opt
>> - sudo tar -zxvf houdini.XXXX ( for Ubuntu 7.04 32bit, it's the gcc3.4
>> version, for 7.10 64bit, it's gcc4.1)
> Install 7z:
> > sudo apt-get install 7z
> then yer...
> > sudo 7z x houdini.XXXX.7z
> tgz is so, like ... 90's or something.
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