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TBOSDT for linux in Ubuntu

Sun Apr 29, 2012 3:06 am

Hi all.
Trying to get OSD Tool Suite for linux to work in Ubuntu 11.10. I have searched the web and PDF files but I can’t find a lot of information.
Can someone tell me how I can get tbosdt for linux working in Ubuntu.
Thanks in advance.

Re: TBOSDT for linux in Ubuntu

Sun Apr 29, 2012 6:04 am

After you unzip it, right-click the file tbosdt in the 'linux' directory, choose Properties, go to Permissions tab and check "Allow executing file as a program". That will make the file executable. Then to run it you can type: sudo ./tbosdt (in a terminal from the 'linux' directory)

If you want, you could also run it as a normal user (i.e. without using sudo) if you add the user to the disk group. To do that:
1. run 'sudo nano /etc/group'
2. edit the 'disk' line to read: disk:x:6:username (where username is your user name)
3. save the file, log out, then log back in for the change to take effect

Re: TBOSDT for linux in Ubuntu

Mon Apr 30, 2012 8:08 am

Hi, that worked well, quite easy when you know how :)

Thanks for your help.

Re: TBOSDT for linux in Ubuntu

Sun Sep 30, 2012 10:04 pm

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