Post install problems

Post install problems

Post by Eduneti » Fri, 06 May 1994 19:18:32

    As a newbie in the Linux world I have a couple of problems I can't
    I have installed slackware 1.2.0 (sets A, N, D, and X*) and a couple
of things simply refuse to work.
    The most annoying problem is that the 'cat' command doesn't exist on
the install system. I looked in all the packages that come in set A and I
found it nowhere. Without th 'cat' command, I can't use the 'install' and
'pkgtool' programs to install other sets of the distribution.
    The second problem I have incountered after the installation is that
many manual pages are missing (for basic commands like ls, mount, umount,
grep and man itelf), what did I do wrong in the installation that the man
pages are missing (all the packages in the sets written above were
installed, no one was canceled)?
    The last problem I have is that X doesn't start. after renaming the
Xconfig.trident8900c file to Xconfig it still says that I have no screen
defined (or something of this sort), why?

1. SDK post-install problems

Hello people,
Well, this should be going a lot smoother than this. I've just gone
through the procedure to install Solaris SDK on v2.5 x86. When I attempt
the following, per page 31 of the "SDK Installation Guide":
setenv LD_LIBRARY_PATH /usr/openwin/lib:$LD_LIBRARY_PATH

it comes back and tells me:
setenv: file not found

ok, so I surmise I must use the C-shell, so I type:
setenv LD_LIBRARY_PATH /usr/openwin/lib:$LD_LIBRARY_PATH

Now it tells me
LD_LIBRARY_PATH: undefined variable

C'mon, I thought this was defining it. If not, what's going on? I
followed the install procedure to the "t".

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