Help with Linux installation please
mtbc at ixod.org
Sun May 24 08:05:40 PDT 2015
Alan Milewczyk <alan at soulman1949.com> writes:
> it's been a case of installing Linux (Mint-17.1 64 bit) onto a
> different PC.
I've never used it but Linux Mint is pretty much Debian-based I think?
> Oh boy, I now remember why I loathe Linux so much, it's like pulling
> teeth without anaesthetic..... :-(
Ho ho, some of us feel that way about Windows. (-: Just last week,
> WARNING: Please download and run latest installer or install the
> XML::Simple Perl module for more accurate programme metadata.
Does this help? apt-get install libxml-simple-perl
> WARNING: Required rtmpdump does not exist - cannot download Flash
Does this help? apt-get install rtmpdump
> I've run and rerun the latest installer and XML::Simple (I get
> XML::Simple is up to date. (2.20) but to no avail.
How did you install XML::Simple ? 2.20 does sound correct.
> If I'd had a pointed head prior to all of this, it sure as heck would be
> well and truly blunted by now... Can anyone help please, in PLAIN ENGLISH?
Maybe there's a Mint user reading who can help better than I.
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