when installing programs using the terminal 10.4 ubuntu , it ask if I want to continue [Y/N] abort ... Y , N , abort doesnt work or allow me to finish installing any thing . I tried installing wine , and gimp

Asked by Tommy on 2010-04-19

Binary package hint: gnome-terminal

ubuntu 10.4 beta .. Y/n doesnt allow the program to finish installing . Pressing Y , typing in Yes , etc doesn't have any effect . Message says it can't find Y as a command . It happened with each program I tried . For example , wine , gimp

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 10.04
Package: gnome-terminal 2.29.6-0ubuntu5
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.32-21.32-generic
Uname: Linux 2.6.32-21-generic x86_64
NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
Architecture: amd64
Date: Mon Apr 19 14:22:12 2010
ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/gnome-terminal
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 10.04 "Lucid Lynx" - Beta amd64 (20100406.1)
SourcePackage: gnome-terminal

Tommy (kubota-king) said : #1
Pedro Villavicencio (pedro) said : #2

Thank you for taking the time to report this issue and helping to make Ubuntu better. Examining the information you have given us, this does not appear to be a bug report so we are closing it and converting it to a question in the support tracker. We appreciate the difficulties you are facing, but it would make more sense to raise problems you are having in the support tracker at https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu if you are uncertain if they are bugs. For help on reporting bugs, see https://help.ubuntu.com/community/ReportingBugs#When%20not%20to%20file%20a%20bug.

peter (peter-neuweiler) said : #3

To install Wine:

1: Open Synaptic
2: Search for Wine
3: Install it
4: Create a launcher and use wine as the command

And Wine works. The same with ginp? I'm not sure.

Hope it helps.

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