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When I try to run the "Start Terminal Here" command I get Error executing

konsole --workdir %d!

On the net I found that the reason is that I have konsole is not installed, but I don't have root and I can't install here anything. I tried putting




but the console is not being shown and nothing happens, what can I do?

I want to start terminal from cuurect location opened in Krusader

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krusader is a kde app and gnome-terminal a gnome app so please add the OS version you use (kde/gnome?). Might be relevant to commands you issue on command line. – Rinzwind May 4 '11 at 10:04
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Terminal (Konsole) starts in Applications | System . Try to run the terminal outside krusader, this will tell you if it's a larger problem than krusader.

In krusader; [settings | configure krusader ]

Under General;

konsole --workdir %d

and under User Actions

konsole --noclose --workdir %d --title %t -e
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I did it, but the error remains. – Alex Malex Mar 9 '13 at 8:46
that doesn't work. – アレックス Apr 19 '14 at 11:16

gnome-terminal --working-directory %d

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Some explanation? – Joren Oct 4 '13 at 11:17
in Krusader menu -> Settings -> Configure Krusader... -> Tab "General" -> Terminal: gnome-terminal --working-directory %d – Andy Oct 4 '13 at 18:28
or in Mint Mate: mate-terminal %d – Andy Oct 4 '13 at 18:29
Press F2 or Left-Bottom Button to call Terminal – Andy Oct 5 '13 at 8:27

Go to System Settings panel, there, in "Default Application" you can set you preferred console app.

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Ahoi Together,

looks like you forgot to install the konsole package. Try this:

sudo apt-get install konsole

Kind regards,

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To use Konsole (KDE terminal):

sudo apt-get install konsole

To use Gnome terminal - alter Krusader settings:
Under General

gnome-terminal --working-directory %d

Under User Actions

gnome-terminal --working-directory %d --name %t -e

To emulate Konsole --noclose parameter in Gnome terminal - open a new gnome-terminal, navigate to Edit -> Profile settings. Click on the "Title and Command" tab. Change "exit the terminal" to "hold the terminal open".

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Control+alt+F1 wil show you a console login. Use your user account and password to login and issue the install command from there.

(With Control+alt+F7 you will go back to your desktop).

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Thank you so much, I've looked into your forum's discussion, I had the same problem, I've installed konsole package by doing sudo apt-get install konsole and konsole terminal appeared exactly inside the directory where I clicked to bring up konsole.

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