[clug] ubuntu problem

Martin Pool mbp at sourcefrog.net
Mon Jun 6 11:49:11 GMT 2005

On  6 Jun 2005, Dody Suria Wijaya <dodysw at gmail.com> wrote:
> I've got a problem with my new ubuntu installation (5.04 hoary).
> When opening software which usually requires root access, ie Synaptic 
> Package Manager, it asked password, tried put my user password 
> correctly, and always pop error dialog "Failed to run 
> /usr/sbin/synaptic: Child terminated with 1 status". I've googled this 
> problem and seems that this is a known bugs, but didn't find any answer.


You can also try asking these on an Ubuntu support forum.

Try running 'sudo synaptic' from a terminal; have a look in


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