Re: ubuntu 10.04 LTS hang on unpacking
Open a terminal and type
Enter your password. It will not be echoed to the screen.
sudo apt-get update
If there are any errors then copy and paste then from the terminal into your next post.
If there are no errors type
Post back the results.
sudo apt-get install htop
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