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I'm fairly new to lubuntu and had planned to run my mine craft server on it. The problem is that I can not run sh files. The window just flashes when I run with

lxterminal - command" /home/[username]/[server folder]/


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Does the script have a #!/bin/bash as the first line? – WebWeasel Dec 20 '12 at 19:49

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Go to that folder and make it executable:

chmod -c +x

Then execute it as:



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Not sure about lxterminal but to run most shell scripts from a terminal window you would

sh ./


chmod +x ./
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