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- How do I resolve unmet dependencies? 13 answers
this is what it says
Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done You might want to run 'apt-get -f install' to correct these: The following packages have unmet dependencies: rpm : Depends: librpm2 (>= 4.9.0) but it is not going to be installed Depends: librpmbuild2 (>= 4.9.0) but it is not going to be installed Depends: librpmio2 (>= 4.9.0) but it is not going to be installed Depends: librpmsign0 (>= 4.9.0) but it is not going to be installed Depends: rpm2cpio but it is not going to be installed Depends: rpm-common (= 188.8.131.52-1ubuntu0.1) but it is not going to be installed vlc-nox : Depends: libvlc5 (>= 2.0.0) but it is not going to be installed E: Unmet dependencies. Try 'apt-get -f install' with no packages (or specify a solution).
When I type the
apt-get -f install this is what I get next
bilal@bilal-Aspire-8930:~$ sudo apt-get -f install [sudo] password for bilal: Sorry, try again. [sudo] password for bilal: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Correcting dependencies... Done The following extra packages will be installed: libvlc5 The following NEW packages will be installed: libvlc5 0 upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 57 not upgraded. 4 not fully installed or removed. Need to get 0 B/50.8 kB of archives. After this operation, 147 kB of additional disk space will be used. Do you want to continue [Y/n]? y E: Sub-process gzip returned an error code (1) E: Prior errors apply to /var/cache/apt/archives/libvlc5_2.0.5-0ubuntu0.12.04.1_i386.deb debconf: apt-extracttemplates failed: No such file or directory (Reading database ... 171161 files and directories currently installed.) Unpacking libvlc5 (from .../libvlc5_2.0.5-0ubuntu0.12.04.1_i386.deb) ... dpkg-deb (subprocess): failed to read on buffer copy for failed to write to pipe in copy: Input/output error dpkg-deb: error: subprocess paste returned error exit status 2 dpkg: error processing /var/cache/apt/archives/libvlc5_2.0.5-0ubuntu0.12.04.1_i386.deb (--unpack): subprocess dpkg-deb --fsys-tarfile returned error exit status 2 No apport report written because the error message indicates an issue on the local system Errors were encountered while processing: /var/cache/apt/archives/libvlc5_2.0.5-0ubuntu0.12.04.1_i386.deb E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1) bilal@bilal-Aspire-8930:~$