why when i tried to upgrade or remove something this message comes in:

 "E: dpkg was interrupted, you must manually run 'sudo dpkg --configure -a' to correct the problem."

what should i have to do now?

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    run sudo dpkg --configure -a as it is saying.
    – g_p
    Sep 29, 2014 at 13:29

1 Answer 1


Open a terminal and type as it says:

sudo dpkg --configure -a

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