Originally posted by Nightwing
- where there is a command prompt I can access
- how to open .sh files
- why I'm feeling so scared by this thing when it shouldn't be so terrifying
Not sure about Lindows. Look for something that looks like or says 'shell'. You may (should) be able to hit 'Ctrl-Alt-F2 (or F3 or whatever) and get a console.
Run a .sh file (which is a shell script) by doing
And breathe. It'll be great.