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Old 06-22-2011, 11:56 AM   #1
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Question Activating DVD player drive.


Hi, I'm trying to find out how I'm supposed to run "sudo dpkg--configure-a"? How do I access the DOS page?
 
Old 06-22-2011, 12:00 PM   #2
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At first, it is not a DOS-page, it is called terminal or shell. You should find it in your Accessories menu.
 
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Or you can press Alt F2 and type xterm in the resulting window.
 
  


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