Re: KDE 1.1 don´t install under hamm
On Wed, Feb 10, 1999 at 12:33:47PM -0400, Pablo Lorenzzoni wrote:
> Hi friends!
> This is the first time I write here. Sorry for it is a problem that
> bring me to write this one, but... Debian life is Debian life...
> I?ve installed Debian 2.0 about a month ago, and I love it. It is
> very much better than Slackware that I ran before, or RH that I tried before
> I?ve installed Gnome (0.30) which I get from ftp.gnome.org in .deb
> format. It worked great, but it was not KDE (which I love), so I decided to
> install KDE.
> I downloaded KDE 1.1 from ftp.varesearch.com which I get in .deb
> format too. When trying to install (dpkg -i kdelibs2g_1......) it returns a
> message that sounds like "subprocess: gzip -dc: it isn?t in gzip format" or
> something like that, and quit.
> Can someone help me?
> s, TIA
> Pablo Lorenzzoni
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Same problem happened to me. I downloaded it from ftp.varesearch.com and ftp.kde.org. The MD5 sums computed OK too. Searching through the kde mailing list archives, I saw one other person with the same error message. Perhaps someone who is 'in the know' about KDE in .deb format could reply?
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