[ubuntu-users] Command not found
clanlaw at googlemail.com
Mon Mar 5 10:18:21 UTC 2012
On 5 March 2012 10:03, John Sampson <jrs.idx at ntlworld.com> wrote:
> On the Ubuntu 11.10 desktop I can see a directory "downloads" but anything I
> try in
> the shell in an effort to reach it results in 'No such file or directory".
> There is no manual entry for "cd".
You should just be able to do
assuming you are in your home directory. If not in home directory then
If you still cannot get it to work then copy/paste here the command
you are typing and the result. Also paste the output of
which is the equivalent on dir in Windows.
Note that in a terminal you have to use Ctrl- Shift-C to copy (or Edit
> Copy in the menus). The reason is that ctrl-C is used to abort the
current command in the terminal.
> I'll stick to Windows.
Please don't :)
Persevere for a short while to get the hang of it and you will never go back.
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