[ubuntu-users] Command not found

Colin Law clanlaw at googlemail.com
Mon Mar 5 10:21:26 UTC 2012


On 5 March 2012 10:18, Colin Law <clanlaw at googlemail.com> wrote:
> 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
> cd downloads
> assuming you are in your home directory.  If not in home directory then
> cd ~/downloads
> or
> cd /home/your-user-name/downloads

Also as David has pointed out the folder may be called Downloads
(though it is not on my machine, but that doesn't mean anything as my
setup is far from standard).

Colin




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