Command to run (execute) bin files in LinuxQ. I have downloaded a file from internet that ends with .bin extension. Documentation says just run bin file. What command I need to type in order to run bin files in Linux.
Run .bin file in Linux / UNIXChange the permission of the file you downloaded to be executable. Type the following command:
$ chmod +x file.bin
Start the installation process or run .bin file.Type the following command:
For example if .bin file name is application.bin. Type:
$ chmod +x application.bin
Another example for Java Linux self extracting binary file:
# chmod +x jre-1_5_0-linux-i586.bin