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capnthommo
December 1st, 2008, 01:38 PM
hi. i am trying to run a virus check using a terminal. i have entered the instruction and the terminal displayed some information. i then went and closed firefox and the terminal now displays only 'nigel@nigel:~$' i tried to reenter the instruction with copy/paste but the copy paste instructions when i right click my mouse are greyed out and do not act. what have i done wrong. i have also tried restarting ubuntu but with no luck.
help please
nigel

lazyart
December 1st, 2008, 01:39 PM
When using copy/cut and paste, keep the source window open (Firefox in this case) until you have pasted.

capnthommo
December 1st, 2008, 01:49 PM
what can i say? D'oh! thanks for that, i shall remember i future.
thanks
nigel