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I have been away from Linux for some time and I can't sort of believe that I can't now access the command line to undertake a simple installation of the Adobe flash player.
I have created an Adobe folder in the home directory in which I have placed the Adobe tarball but the command line says that there is no Adobe folder.
At root I have issued the following commands but the reply is "no such file or directory";
root@xxxxxx:~# cd Adobe
-bash: cd: Adobe: No such file or directory
root@xxxxxx:~# cd Adobe\ /
root@xxxxxx:~/Adobe # gunzip install flash player 10 linux.tar.gz
gzip: install.gz: No such file or directory
gzip: flash.gz: No such file or directory
gzip: player.gz: No such file or directory
gzip: 10.gz: No such file or directory
gzip: linux.tar.gz: No such file or directory
These are the outputs with pwd;
root@xxxxxx:/# cd /home
root@xxxxxx:/home# cd /home/Adobe
-bash: cd: /home/Adobe: No such file or directory
Or, in the Adobe directory, enter gunzip ins and then press the tab key. As long as there's only one file starting with ins bash completion will complete the file name, escaping any tricky characters like space.