A binary file(.bin) is a computer file that is not a text file, it may contain any form of data encoded in binary form for computer storage and processing purposes.
For installing a .bin file in Unix or Linux systems, follow the steps below.
- Make sure the file is executable,
#chmod +x file.bin
This command gives execute permission for the file.
2. # ./file.bin
This will execute the file.
If you want to install this for all users, the file should be executed as a root or superuser