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Can't install missing application packages in 16.04

mike@mike-desktop:~$ pinta The program 'pinta' is currently not installed. You can install it by typing: sudo apt install pinta mike@mike-desktop:~$ sudo apt install pinta Reading package lists... ...
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Why did Canonical drop support for Gimp and how to recover from it?

I was offered an upgrade to 16.04. During the upgrade, I saw this: I can kinda see why Expect and w3m are being dropped, but why Gimp? More importantly, how to do I find pre-built packages that I ...
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Unable to download from software centre

I am unable to install anything from the Ubuntu Software Center. After clicking on any application it just shows "available from the Universe source". What should I do to rectify it ? I am using ...
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No python-pygame in Ubuntu packages [duplicate]

I want to install pygame for my python2.7. from this link. I get that i must install python-pygame from apt-get in Ubuntu but there is no such package. What should I do to install pygame on Ubuntu ...
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1answer
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Editing a Latex file after installing TexLive

I have just installed TexLive by running sudo apt-get install texlive. According to the official website, this package also comes with the editor TexWorks. But how do I now open a .tex file with ...
0
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0answers
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why in installing traceroute retruns some errors? [duplicate]

dear i have ubuntu in vmware,i want to install traceroute, for installing it i first update repositories. sudo apt-get update after i typed: sudo apt-get install traceroute but it ...
0
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1answer
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Newbe Ubuntu installer - Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS 64bit - Windows 10

Having some issues installing Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS 64bit next to Windows 10. This is what I did: 1) Created a bootable usb with ubuntu on it using Universal-USB-Installer-1.9.6.3 2) Changed the boot ...
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1answer
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i want to convert Ubuntu to Xubuntu but I get this problem

Using this command apt-get install xubuntu-desktop i get this: Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have requested an impossible situation or if you are using the unstable ...
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1answer
289 views

Install issues with Ricoh SP 211

im trying to install a Ricoh SP211 Printer on Ubuntu 15.10. The howto from: https://github.com/madlynx/ricoh-sp100/blob/master/INSTALL Is helping me but i got stuck there. When i run ...
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vote
2answers
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GNU Data Language

I want to install GNU Data Language(GDL) on Ubuntu 14.04. Can anyone please tell me how to install it and whether I need to download any other software to fulfil all dependencies?
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1answer
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Why can't I download Wine on Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

When I try to download wine from the software center, there is no install button to click on it only more info, then a there is a line says that it is available from universe and a use this source ...
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1answer
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Package dependencies: Codeblocks

So I downloaded the Codeblocks IDE in tar.xz format. I am fairly new to Linux and downloaded this format so I can install packages myself. I have extracted the archive to a folder and they are all ...
0
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2answers
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install libopenjpeg5 libavcodec56 librtmp1

I want to install the above mentioned packages as it is required for cmus installation as mentioned in this post http://www.shuangrimu.com/25/ But I cannot find them in my system nor the PPA,I have ...
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2answers
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dpkg: warning: files list file for package 'liba52-0.7.4' missing

I'm trying to run $ sudo apt-get upgrade and here is the output $ Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Calculating upgrade... Done The ...
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0answers
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Unable to locate package mini-httpd?

I am trying to install mini-httpd on Ubuntu 14.04.03 LTS and I see root@34c6915e4fed:/# lsb_release -a No LSB modules are available. Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS Release: ...

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