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I'm new at linux, ubuntu, and I did type I'm running and then like if it was a program or something else, I was allowed to write more...

nothing else... I just want to know more about this command or program.

thank ya all.

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The ' starts a shell quoting. The shell continues reading the "command" until this quoting is closed. You have to type a second '. After that Enter will not ask another line of input but (most probably) tell you that the "command" could not be found.

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