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Old 09-08-2007, 05:22 PM   #1
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terminal not responding to password

I just got Ubuntu about a week ago. I went to applications and then add/remove. I planned on adding the blue tooth package. It acts like it is going to work then give me an error of:

E: dpkg was interrupted, you must manually run 'dpkg --configure -a' to correct the problem.

So i opened a terminal and ran it...nothing. Then I put sudo in front of it. It asked for my password. When I went to type in my password anything I typed didn't show up, almost as if my keyboard were disconnected. And to make sure it wasn't my keyboard or anything I repeated the processes same results.
Does anyone know what to do? Help?
Old 09-08-2007, 05:30 PM   #2
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Your password isn't supposed to show up. Run the command (prefixed with sudo), enter your password, press enter, go.
Old 09-08-2007, 05:44 PM   #3
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ok it works



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