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I need to install adobe air in my Ubuntu 13.10 x64. The installation shows this error,

dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of adobeair:
 adobeair depends on ia32-libs; however:
  Package ia32-libs is not installed.

Now I tried to install ia32-libs,

sudo dpkg --add-architecture i386 
sudo apt-get update 
sudo apt-get install ia32-libs

Now the error shows,

E: Package 'ia32-libs' has no installation candidate

And also tried,

sudo apt-get install ia32-libs:i386
sudo apt-get install ia32-libs-multiarch:i386
sudo apt-get install ia32-libs-multiarch
sudo apt-get install libc6:i386 libgcc1:i386 gcc-4.6-base:i386 libstdc++5:i386 libstdc++6:i386

Is there any working solution?

This solution also not working for me.

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No working solution here. –  devo Oct 29 '13 at 17:35
    
Doesn't this answer work for you. Please edit your question with its results. –  Aditya Oct 29 '13 at 17:40
    
No, this also not working. –  devo Oct 29 '13 at 17:45
    
from where you downloaded adobe air? –  Braiam Nov 8 '13 at 14:06
    
from launchpad.net. I think it was from here launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/adobeair/1:2.6.0.19170-0lucid1 –  devo Nov 8 '13 at 16:42

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You can use this:

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install libgtk2.0-0:i386 libpangox-1.0-0:i386 libpangoxft-1.0-0:i386 libidn11:i386 gstreamer0.10-pulseaudio:i386 gstreamer0.10-plugins-base:i386 gstreamer0.10-plugins-good:i386 gstreamer0.10-ffmpeg:i386

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Adobe Air is not supported in Linux (hence Ubuntu) anymore, that package was not prepared for being multi-arch ready, and that's why you get errors. I wasn't able to install Adobe Air in my 64-bit system by any sane means. You may be get lucky to find a version that still work, but that's under your own risk.

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Now solved this issue using little hacky way. Installed adobe air and balsamiq mockup windows installer using wine. Now everything working. –  devo Nov 16 '13 at 4:03

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