Update Problem

Mike Teehan detox.genie at gmail.com
Sun Jun 3 20:01:58 BST 2007


On Sunday 03 June 2007 02:26:44 pm Farid Ansari wrote:
> Hi Bruce,
> Tried to run <dpkg -a --configure> but it refuses to accept the su password
> although its correct.
> Will a repair work like in windows ? where you put in the media and get the
> option or repair.
> Thanks for the very quick response.
> Farid

Do you really have a 'su' password?  The way to do things as root in Kubuntu 
is 'sudo' and then it just uses the same password that you use to login.

Try 'sudo dpkg -a --configure' and when prompted for a password, enter your 
USER password.

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