On Fri, 30 Aug 2019, 23:40 , <hardy35@use.startmail.com> wrote:
If those two steps were added to the instructions , it would save people situated as I was someconsiderable  time and confusion.

The steps you've outlined seem wrong and shouldn't be required. The instructions are correct, and work fine on at least Ubuntu 18.04 (I stick with LTS).

Best wishes,