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5answers
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How do I find where an application is installed?

I installed wireshark recently. I have no idea in which directory it was installed, but it's not in /opt. How do I find where it's installed?
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vote
1answer
894 views

How to install packages to /opt or any other folder instead of their original path?

Some packages, like Adobe Reader and NetBeans, allow installation to /opt folder for global use. However, what should I do to install regular applications to the /opt folder? Do I have an option to ...
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votes
2answers
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How to find python installation directory on ubuntu

I have just migrated from Windows environment. I have installed Python 3.2 in a separate directory. How can I get the python installation path on ubuntu shell ? Is there any way I can let shell ...
1
vote
1answer
665 views

NoClassDefFoundError: org/apache/derby/tools/ij

Derby says to install to opt, so I did: thufir@dur:~$ thufir@dur:~$ ll /opt/db-derby-10.9.1.0-bin/lib/derbytools.jar -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 174932 May 31 12:19 ...
1
vote
1answer
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Where does Blender install on Ubuntu?

I'm trying to put some export scripts into Blender but I simply cannot find the installation path! I'm using the latest versions of both Ubuntu and Blender, which I have installed with apt-get ...
1
vote
2answers
152 views

I installed the Oracle JDK manually but cannot use it

I have downloaded jdk1.6.0_32.bin (Sun JDK) from Oracle file, and I installed it in /usr/lib/jvm. Now when I try to compile a Java source file using javac it says: The program 'javac' can be found ...
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vote
0answers
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install nagios3 package on 11.04 [closed]

I recently installed nagios3 using synaptic on 11.04 and am having a hard time locating updated docs. Last time I installed nagios I did it manually, but the updated quickstart doc doesn't account for ...