Linux Ubuntu Tips

The make install command is necessary to build certain software package.

This may result in an error such as:

/usr/local/lib: Permission denied

The problem can be fixed by typing:

su -c “make install”

Then enter root password when prompted

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The Update Manager may hang.

An alternate method is to use the following commands in the terminal:

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get upgrade

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Tom Irvine

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