[ubuntu-za] installing files

Koen trudiekoen at telkomsa.net
Sun Sep 17 13:53:19 BST 2006

thanx but I still struggle to install this file. I have tried apt-get and
aptitude but the file is not seen. If I copy the file to root it says I got
no permission. I installed panda under Synaptic but under amavi-ng. Can you
help and is Panda good for protection when surfing the net

-----Original Message-----
From: ubuntu-za-bounces at lists.ubuntu.com
[mailto:ubuntu-za-bounces at lists.ubuntu.com]On Behalf Of kevin
Sent: 17 September 2006 12:04 PM
To: Ubuntu South African Local Community
Subject: Re: [ubuntu-za] installing files

To make yourself root type

sudo -i

and enter your password


for more details about sudo and root

some info about panda anti virus and ubuntu is at


On Sun, 2006-09-17 at 11:43 +0200, Koen wrote:
> I downloaded files in user on my desktop. To install this tar.gz files I
> need to be in Root.
> It is pavcl_linux.tgz file. I tried everything but and am a newbie. Can
> somebody help and how do I install that file from desktop into terminal
> under root

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