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Krabber Krabber
Version 0.4

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2. Installation

2.1 How to obtain Krabber

Krabber can found at the KDE ftp-server. (not yet)
A homepage is hosted by tripod .

2.2 Requirements

To use all features of Krabber you must have the above applications in your PATH:

2.3 Compilation and installation

In order to compile and install Krabber on your system, type the following in the base directory of the Krabber distribution:
% ./configure
% make
% make install
Since Krabber uses autoconf you should have not trouble compiling it. Should you run into problems please report them to the the author at

You must setup cdparanoia ( and maybe cdda2wav ) with
chown root.root cdparanoia
chmod 6777 cdparanoia
to enable the access to your cd-rom device.

alternative you can do
chmod 0777 /dev/sg1  (to enable access on your second SCSI device), or
chmod 0777 /dev/hdc  (to enable access on the master IDE device on the second channel)

2.4 For people with a registered l3enc

Only for people with a registered l3enc release:
install your register.inf file to any DIR and edit the l3enc.startup script in scripts/l3enc.startup (installed in KDEDIR/share/apps/krabber/scripts/l3enc.startup) and edit the file. Default is ~ (your home directory).

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