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Re: Problems running Oolite under Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal

Post by Getafix » Fri May 06, 2011 9:29 am

Case closed, then! :)

To uninstall oolite-trunk, just execute the uninstall script that resides under the "Oolite-trunk" folder.
This will not affect any AddOns, saved games or snapshots.

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Re: [Solved] Problems running Oolite under Ubuntu 11.04 Natt

Post by tenorman1971 » Fri May 06, 2011 12:37 pm

Just to let you know that my problems are (mostly) fixed too. I am an old codger who's forgotten most of the unix he used at university 20 years ago. I extracted the .tgz file to /opt/ and then just ran "oolite" from the terminal, and somehow it turns out that a version 1.65 from the repository was still somewhere on my system and ran (I don't know how it wasn't purged when I tried to remove everything earlier). Anyway, I have now run the .run prog and have oolite-trunk running properly, with the classic BBC config, and the right-left yaw controls working correctly. Thanks for the prompts.

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Re: [Solved] Problems running Oolite under Ubuntu 11.04 Natt

Post by Cody » Fri May 06, 2011 12:40 pm

tenorman1971 wrote:I am an old codger who's forgotten most of the...
I resemble that remark... welcome aboard.
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Re: [Solved] Problems running Oolite under Ubuntu 11.04 Natt

Post by Smivs » Fri May 06, 2011 12:54 pm

I'm such an old duffer I can't even remember what I've forgotten :roll:
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Re: [Solved] Problems running Oolite under Ubuntu 11.04 Natt

Post by tenorman1971 » Fri May 06, 2011 2:56 pm

Smivs wrote:I'm such an old duffer I can't even remember what I've forgotten :roll:
Heh - we could set up a food/furs - computers/machinery trade route, except the witchspace corridor along the A46 has serious maintenance issues at the moment :lol:

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Re: [Solved] Problems running Oolite under Ubuntu 11.04 Natt

Post by Smivs » Fri May 06, 2011 3:01 pm

tenorman1971 wrote:
Smivs wrote:I'm such an old duffer I can't even remember what I've forgotten :roll:
Heh - we could set up a food/furs - computers/machinery trade route, except the witchspace corridor along the A46 has serious maintenance issues at the moment :lol:
It's those bloody Thargoids making the pot-holes, I'm sure of it. :o
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Re: [Solved] Problems running Oolite under Ubuntu 11.04 Natt

Post by Getafix » Fri May 06, 2011 3:23 pm

@tenorman1971
I assumed you had resolved most of your oolite issues by installing, even if not properly done, the nightly.
That's why I closed the case. :oops: Thanks for confirming that it works for you too.

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