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I have a wine issue. I am trying to install wine with 'ubuntu software center' but it wont let me. I recieve this pop-up and do not know what it means. please help.

Package dependencies cannot be resolved

This error could be caused by required additional software packages which are missing or not installable. Furthermore there could be a conflict between software packages which are not allowed to be installed at the same time.

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The following packages have unmet dependencies:

wine1.4: PreDepends: dpkg (>= 1.15.7.2~) but 1.16.10ubuntu1 is to be installed

     Depends: libc6 (>= 2.14) but 2.17-0ubuntu5 is to be installed

     Depends: wine1.4-amd64 (= 1.4.1-0ubuntu5) but 1.4.1-0ubuntu5 is to be installed

     Depends: wine1.4-i386 (= 1.4.1-0ubuntu5) but it is a virtual package

Any help would be great

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marked as duplicate by Jorge Castro, Seth, Eric Carvalho, Radu Rădeanu, Warren Hill Jul 15 '13 at 7:35

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OK so i am now able to down wine. I found that I had a bunch of old wine files on my computer that I was unable to delete. So I lodged in as root and deleted every wine file that I had. enter link description here I did this by using this walk through. Hope that this helps someone else

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