Executing Bin Files in Linux

Self-extracting binary file “*.bin” files is well know in Linux environment.

Google Earth Linux can be one of the example application running on *.bin format.

Steps to execute this file. Refer to the screen-shot below.

1. Navigate to the directory where you bin file sits.

2. Login as an sudo user and execute “chmod +x thefilename.bin

3. Run the file by using “./thefilename.bin” command.

Self-Extract Binary

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