Download the latest version for Raring from here
Be sure that you have installed the dependent packages of Cheese. If you run:
$ sudo dpkg -i cheese_3.8.2-0ubuntu1~raring1_i386.deb
It will give errory message some what like:
Selecting previously unselected package cheese.
(Reading database ... 227378 files and directories currently installed.)
Unpacking cheese (from cheese_3.8.2-0ubuntu1~raring1_i386.deb) ...
dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of cheese:
cheese depends on libcheese-gtk23 (>= 3.4.0); however:
Package libcheese-gtk23 is not installed.
cheese depends on libcheese7 (>= 3.5.1); however:
Package libcheese7 is not installed.
cheese depends on libclutter-1.0-0 (>= 1.13.0); however:
Version of libclutter-1.0-0 on system is 1.10.6-1~precise1.
cheese depends on libclutter-gtk-1.0-0 (>= 1.4.0); however:
Version of libclutter-gtk-1.0-0 on system is 1.2.0-0ubuntu1.
cheese depends on libglib2.0-0 (>= 2.35.9); however:
Version of libglib2.0-0 on system is 2.32.3-0ubuntu1.
cheese depends on libgnome-desktop-3-7 (>= 3.2.0); however:
Package libgnome-desktop-3-7 is not installed.
cheese depends on libgstreamer1.0-0 (>= 1.0.0); however:
Package libgstreamer1.0-0 is not installed.
cheese depends on libgtk-3-0 (>= 3.6); however:
Version of libgtk-3-0 on system is 3.4.2-0ubuntu0.5.
cheese depends on cheese-common (>= 3.4); however:
Package cheese-common is not installed.
cheese depends on gnome-video-effects; however:
Package gnome-video-effects is not installed.
dpkg: error processing cheese (--install):
dependency problems - leaving unconfigured
Processing triggers for man-db ...
Processing triggers for desktop-file-utils ...
Processing triggers for bamfdaemon ...
Processing triggers for gnome-menus ...
Errors were encountered while processing:
And thus installs a broken package. So fix this broken package by executing:
$ sudo apt-get -f install
$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get upgrade
apt-get upgrade is necessary because it insures that you have latest library files.
Then how to install with dependent packages (here you are:)
- Latest version of Cheese requires following packages:
Download it from here one by one and put in the same directory where cheese_3.8.2-0ubuntu1~raring1_i386.deb is saved.
Then go to directory cheese and execute this command (I am assuming that you placed all .deb file in a directory cheese somewhere in your system.):
$ sudo dpkg -i *.deb
Reply for further assistance.. Hope it will work now.