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Re: Where can I find the new w3 in an RPM?



rpm stands for Redhat Package Manager. So, look on the Redhat site. That's 
where I got my w3 rpm. Sorry, I don't recall the exact uri.

On Wed, 5 Dec 2001, Bill Gaughan wrote:

> Sorry. I can convert .rpm to tgz. but I don't know how to do the reverse
> or if it can be done. I did not see a .rpm for w3 either. does not mean
> that there is not one somewhare. But don't you have the tar program in
> redhat linux? just do:
> 
> tar -zxvf w3-.tar.gz from your /usr/src directory and the go into your w3
> dir that the tar program makes and run make and make install. or does this
> just work only on slackware. I am curious. How come so many blind people
> are using redhat linux, anyway. Isn't slackware easier to work with
> because everything is plain vanilla. Also you get a speakup kernel when
> you install slackware right out of the box. Do you get a speakup kernel
> when you run redhat? can a totally blind person install redhat linux
> without having a second computer running in dos as a dumb terminal, say
> running telix or procomm? interesting, indeed.
> 
> 
> 
> 

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