Ubuntu

sudo dpkg--configure-a

Asked by omar on 2009-04-29

is there any one to help

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2009-04-29
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2009-04-29
Hemanth (hemanth-hm) said : #1

Omar what is the problem you are facing ?

omar (omarhunt1960) said : #2

it say i need to manully run sudo dpkg--configure-a how do I do this

Best Arnaudus (a-lerouzic) said : #3

It's not very clear who is "it", but I guess you had this warning when performing an upgrde or installing a new package, probably involving something not really "ubuntu official".

To perform the action, you need to open a terminal (Applications -> Accessories -> Terminal) and to type:

sudo dpkg --configure -a

Don't forget the spaces!

Then you'll be asked for your password, type it (you won't see anything when you type, but don't worry).

Note that I don't really believe that this will solve your problem, but who knows?

Hope this helps.

omar (omarhunt1960) said : #4

yes....that was the right answer thanks a lot it worked ...