they say i am missing dpkg --configure --a

Asked by samuel on 2007-10-14

      too get my updates they say i need this dpkg --configure --a i can,t grt it in
                                                                                                                           sam

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Ubuntu gnome-utils Edit question
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marcobra (Marco Braida)
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2007-10-14
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2007-10-14
samuel (argonaut-70) said : #1

     where do i enter this they won,t let me enter it and i need it too get my updates
                                      ihave ubuntu
                                                                                                                     sam

Open a Terminal from Applications->Accessories->Terminal and type
sudo dpkg --configure --a
then give your user password (you don't see any char when you type it) then press enter

HTH

I think you mean, and you must type:
sudo dpkg --configure -a

HTH

samuel (argonaut-70) said : #4

Thanks elart.it, that solved my question.