[Chimera-users] trouble installing linux i386 executable
pett at cgl.ucsf.edu
Mon Sep 15 13:03:07 PDT 2008
I've certainly had problems that "solved themselves" like that. :-)
I hope further use of Chimera is less mysterious!
On Sep 15, 2008, at 12:55 PM, Blake Mertz wrote:
> Thanks much for looking into that for me -- actually, I came back to
> my machine the next morning, ran the install command exactly as
> specified on the website, and it ran this time. I swear I wasn't
> hallucinating when I sent that message, so thanks again for taking
> the time. I'm definitely looking forward to using Chimera, as a
> former student in our research group had nothing but good things to
> say about it. Talk to you soon.
> On Mon, Sep 15, 2008 at 11:46 AM, Eric Pettersen <pett at cgl.ucsf.edu>
> Hi Blake,
> _Seems_ like it should work. Running from the directory with the
> Chimera installer, what is the output of the following commands:
> df .
> sudo pwd
> sudo ls -l
> sudo ls -ld .
> sudo ls -ld ..
> Eric Pettersen
> UCSF Computer Graphics Lab
> On Sep 10, 2008, at 2:33 PM, Blake Mertz wrote:
>> My name is Blake, and I'm a postdoc at the U. of Arizona. I'm
>> to use Chimera after using Pymol for a long time, but have had
>> getting it installed. After downloading the .exe file and changing it
>> to an executable, here is the error message I get:
>> blake at omega:~/Desktop$ ls -l chimera-1.2540-linux.exe
>> -rwxr-xr-x 1 blake blake 97898302 2008-09-10 14:12 chimera-1.2540-
>> blake at omega:~/Desktop$ sudo ./chimera-1.2540-linux.exe
>> [sudo] password for blake:
>> sudo: unable to execute ./chimera-1.2540-linux.exe: No such file or
>> There has to be something obvious I'm missing here, correct? I'm
>> running Ubuntu v. 8.04, if that helps. Thanks, and talk to you soon.
>> Research Assistant
>> Department of Chemistry
>> University of Arizona
>> "Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have
>> perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe
>> that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be
>> attained." Marie Curie
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> Research Assistant
> Department of Chemistry
> University of Arizona
> "Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have
> perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe
> that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be
> attained." Marie Curie
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