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Re: [SLE] SuSe 9.1 and uuencode/decode
  • From: Anders Johansson <andjoh@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 9 Mar 2005 04:03:34 +0100
  • Message-id: <200503090403.34973.andjoh@xxxxxxxxxx>
On Tuesday 08 March 2005 19:42, Natarajan Shankar wrote:
> Anders Johansson wrote:
> >On Monday 07 March 2005 19:56, Natarajan Shankar wrote:
> >>The SuSe9.1 version that is loaded on my HP nx5000 laptop does not
> >>contain support for uuencode/uudecode. Packaged applications that I am
> >>trying to run are looking for this functionality. Where can I get this
> >>uuencode/uudecode functionality from and is it easily introduced into my
> >>system?
> >
> >Install the package sharutils from the distribution media. That will give
> >you /usr/bin/uuencode and /usr/bin/uudecode
>
> Thanks. Appreciate the help. I don't see sharutils on my SuSE HP OEM
> linux 9.1 distribution CD (under /suse/i586 or other places). What are
> my alternatives? Am I safe in going to the gnu site and picking this up?
> thanks,
> shankar

Not sure what that HP cd is, but if it's really 9.1 professional, you can get
sharutils here

ftp://ftp.suse.com/pub/suse/i386/9.1/suse/i586

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