Avast Installation - was Can't Find a Supervisor

Joseph ubuntu at e-pops.org
Mon May 19 16:15:19 UTC 2008


Gilles Gravier wrote:
> Try Help->About ...
> 
> Gilles.
> 
> Joseph wrote:
>> NoOp wrote:
>>   
>>>> ragweed at ragweed-den:~$ sudo apt-get install avast4workstation_1.0.8-2.deb
>>>> Reading package lists... Done
>>>> Building dependency tree
>>>> Reading state information... Done
>>>> E: Couldn't find package avast4workstation_1.0.8-2.deb
>>>>       
>>> I know that you've already gotten it installed, but for future reference
>>> here is the command that you _should_ have used:
>>>
>>> $ sudo dpkg -i avast4workstation_1.0.8-2.deb
>>>
>>>
>>>     
>>
>>
>> OK, now I have another problem.  I was given a "License Key" for my Avast program, however, I've not seen a front end or 
>> place for my Avast "License Key" to be entered.
>>
>> I reckon I need to fire up Avast to get it started and then the "License Key" area will show up.
>>
>> Is Avast suppose to only start on startup or can I start it manually?  If manually, how does that work?
>>
>> Oh yes, I have ordered my Big Dummies book on Ubuntu so my little issues like this may become less frequent.
>>
>> Joseph
>>


That doesn't answer my question but would be nice, however I haven't even seen the front end where the "help > about" menu is 
located.






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