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nene7
August 1st, 2009, 10:24 PM
hi,

I am very new using ubuntu and i want to install a program but a program that i download the file is .tar.gz. how i install the program? please dont give link because a read a lot and i still dont know how to do it.

Songbird

Sidewinder1
August 1st, 2009, 10:26 PM
What is the name of the program?

wojox
August 1st, 2009, 10:26 PM
tar xfvz tarball_name.tar.gz

nene7
August 1st, 2009, 10:34 PM
is songbird can you explain me more.

themusicalduck
August 1st, 2009, 11:21 PM
You're better off using a .deb if you can. You can get a songbird deb from here http://www.getdeb.net/app/Songbird, then you can just double click and install it.

Sef
August 1st, 2009, 11:27 PM
Read How to Install Anything in Ubuntu (http://amitech.50webs.com/installing/index.php.html).

nene7
August 2nd, 2009, 12:13 AM
Thanks to all.:)