Permission Denied for INSTALL-BINARY

Richard E Miles r.godzilla at
Wed Feb 9 19:49:50 UTC 2005

On Wed, 09 Feb 2005 14:04:33 +0900
Mark Sargent <powderkeg at> wrote:

> Hi All,
> using Fedora2 and trying to install from a .tar file. Extracted to this 
> dir, mysql-standard-4.1.9-pc-linux-gnu-i686 where I see the 
> INSTALL-BINARY file. Using this cmd, ./INSTALL-BINARY gives the 
> following error,
> [root at localhost mysql-standard-4.1.9-pc-linux-gnu-i686]# ./INSTALL-BINARY
> -bash: ./INSTALL-BINARY: Permission denied
> What am I doing wrong here.? I'm rather new to Linux too. Cheers.
> Mark Sargent.
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The installation will have to be done as root since it will not install in your
home directory most likely.

Richard E Miles
Federal Way WA. USA
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