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Extracting and installing a tar.bz2 file

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#1 defurman


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Posted 01 August 2015 - 08:51 AM

Hello everyone

I downloaded a file called DVDStyler-2.9.2.tar.bz2

So i opened a terminal and then typed: cd Downloads

then i typed: tar xjvf DVDStyler-2.9.2.tar.bz2


So now i have got a folder called DVDStyler-2.9.2


Could anyone please tell me how i might install DVDStyler?


Plus an easy to follow tutorials for all types of tar files

Edited by defurman, 01 August 2015 - 08:52 AM.

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#2 Al1000


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Posted 01 August 2015 - 12:10 PM

Hi, version 2.5.2 is in the software repositories if you're using *buntu, if that's any use?
al@my_desktop_pc:~$ dvdstyler
The program 'dvdstyler' is currently not installed. You can install it by typing:
sudo apt-get install dvdstyler
al@my_desktop_pc:~$ apt-cache policy dvdstyler
  Installed: (none)
  Candidate: 2.5.2-0ubuntu3
  Version table:
     2.5.2-0ubuntu3 0
        500 http://mirror.bytemark.co.uk/ubuntu/ trusty/universe i386 Packages

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