[xubuntu-users] dpkg command

Charlie Kravetz cjk at teamcharliesangels.com
Thu Oct 30 01:37:53 UTC 2008

On Wed, 29 Oct 2008 17:40:15 -0400
"leegold" <leegold at fastmail.fm> wrote:

> Probably a newbie question, what went wrong? please explain what
> should happen. I guess the statement is for cleaning up after an
> install(?). Thanks, using Xubuntu.
> gold at gold-laptop:~$ sudo dpkg -i mozilla-tiff-plugin-i386.deb
> dpkg: error processing mozilla-tiff-plugin-i386.deb (--install):
> cannot access archive: No such file or directory Errors were
> encountered while processing: mozilla-tiff-plugin-i386.deb
> gold at gold-laptop:~$

Perhaps the file is not executable. You sometimes have to make change
the permissions to make it read/write/executable to install.

Charlie Kravetz 
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