RE: "/usr/local/AbiSuite/bin/AbiWord_d: not found" although it is there.

Subject: RE: "/usr/local/AbiSuite/bin/AbiWord_d: not found" although it is there.
From: George J. Wakileh (
Date: Fri Apr 27 2001 - 14:24:05 CDT

Are you sure?

Anyway, I am not an expert, but I've seen AbiWord in a gif for a windows manager run from cygwin. cygwin is a unix-like environment.


-----Original Message-----
From: Sam TH []
Sent: Friday, 27 April 2001 21:13
To: George J. Wakileh
Cc: 'Jesper Skov'; ''
Subject: Re: "/usr/local/AbiSuite/bin/AbiWord_d: not found" although it is there.

On Fri, Apr 27, 2001 at 09:01:14PM +0200, George J. Wakileh wrote:
> Hello,
> On SourceForge, I found the following
> abisuite-0.7.14-2-Linux_i386_dynamic.tar.gz
> abisuite-0.7.14-QNX_x86pc_static.qpr
> abisuite-0.7.14-gnome-nopspell-RH6.2-1.i386.rpm
> abisuite-0.7.14-gtk-RH6.2-1.i386.rpm
> abisuite-0.7.14-gtk-RH7.0-1.i386.rpm
> abisuite-0.7.14.tar.gz
> abiword-0.7.14-2.tgz
> abiword_0.7.14_i386.deb
> setup_abiword-0.7.14-BiDi.exe
> setup_abiword-0.7.14.exe
> Which of those I need to download to run from a cygwin shell on Win2000?
> I assume setup_abiword-0.7.14.exe is to run AbiWord from Windows only.
> I know how to deal with .tgz or .tar.gz, but am not familiar with the
> extensions rpm, qpr and deb. Can anyone kindly tell what is needed to
> handle such file types?

Abiword does not run from the cygwin shell. It is a native windows
application. The other files are linux and qnx package formats, which
will certainly not work on cygwin.
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