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Install package intended for newer version of ubuntu

I am running Lubuntu 10.04 (I know it's 2014 and I'm way out of date...) and in the synaptic package manager for my system, it only allows me to install the latest version of a package for my 10.04 ...
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Unmet dependency issue installing libmapnik

I'm trying to install CartoDB, and have run into the dreaded "you may have requested an impossible situation" message: $ sudo apt-get install -y libmapnik-dev python-mapnik mapnik-utils Reading ...
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Why did my server repeatedly request the packages.bz2 file from a mirror for 24 hours?

One of our servers ended up using about 20 GB of data yesterday because it was repeatedly requesting the packages.bz2 file from a mirror. The requests began about 22:00 on Sunday night, and stopped ...
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How to get the software center to work for Ubuntu 11.04 (or any older version)? [closed]

I can't install Ubuntu because of UEFI. So, I'm using vm-ware. Sadly, it runs slow on newer versions of Ubuntu. 11.04 & 10.04 run great. Problem is: I can't use the software center. I tried ...
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How to list installed packages with security patches?

I would like to list all packages installed on a Ubuntu Server 10.04 that were upgraded for security reasons. Is there any tool that will list all security packages installed on a system? Any help ...
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GNOME/GDM not starting

NOTE: While working through my issue and documenting it I discovered the solution, but have decided to post this in case another person has the same/similar issue (see bottom)... After uninstalling ...
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How to get the latest firefox on 10.04 after EOL? [duplicate]

I have a 10.04 desktop that has FireFox 13 installed. Whenever a new version came out it was updating, but after switching the sources list to the archive sources for 10.04 end of life, apt-get claims ...
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How to `apt-get dist-upgrade` an Asus EeePC 1005HA using Ubuntu 10.04.4 LTS Netbook Edition? [duplicate]

I have a Asus laptop with Ubuntu Can I upgrade to Ubuntu 13.04 without deleting everything. And without using an ISO.
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apt-get ignores all packages with “Translation-en_US”

Having a problem on an EC2 Ubuntu Lucid instance where if I run (sudo) apt-get update all packages with Translation-en_US are ignored. Hit http://ap-southeast-2.ec2.archive.ubuntu.com lucid ...
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cmake 2.8.9 on Ubuntu 10.04

I have installed cmake using apt-get and the "latest" version is 2.8.0. But when I try to used, my project requires cmake version 2.8.9. I try to update but without any success using apt-get. How ...
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Trying to install smlnj on Ubuntu 10.04, REPL not working

I have installed smlnj using sudo apt-get install smlnj, but when I try to run it on the CLI using sml, I get this error /usr/lib/smlnj/bin/.run/run.x86-linux: 1: Syntax error: "(" unexpected. I ...
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apt-get install git-core failed

After running sudo apt-get install git-core, I get Unpacking git-core (from .../git-core_1%3a1.7.4.1-3_all.deb) ... Errors were encountered while processing: ...
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Installing libgtk-3-dev on Ubuntu 10.04

How can I install Libgtk-3-dev on Ubuntu 10.04? If I try sudo apt-get install libgtk-3-dev I get Couldn't find Package. It's not a typo and it's in correctly so I have no idea where to go. Not going ...
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Dynamic MMap ran out of room when trying to sudo apt-get anything

I was having an error in Update Manager that asks me to do a partial upgrade and it fails. Now I can't sudo apt-get install anything. I tried to fix it, and now I can't sudo apt-get anything. Every ...
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apt-mirror - Changing source mirror creates new folder for downloads

I have a local Ubuntu mirror running on ubuntu 10.04 in my office which uses archive.ubuntu.com to download updates and releases. I have been running this mirror since Ubuntu's Hardy Heron release. It ...
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apt-get is broken (Ubuntu 10.04 Server)

I cannot install any package in the server, as I am newbie with server. In the morning I found that some, I am not able to install any package from command line in the server. Now every package is now ...
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apt-get upgrade fails for X11 due to some strange templates error

I am using Ubuntu 10.04.4 LTS on my DELL Vostro 1400 laptop. Today afternoon when i ran sudo apt-get upgrade i got a error. Googled for it, but there was no particular workarounds suggested for it. ...
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apt-get failed install of libg15, all package management is failing

I was trying to get my Logitech G510 keyboard's back-lights working so I went into the Synaptic Package Manager and marked LibG15, G15daemon, and all the other associated packages. Synaptic reported ...
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broken upgrade from 10.04 to 12.04 on a VPS - recoverable?

I have a VPS hosted 1500 km away. It originally came with 9.10 - and this morning I decided that I really should get to an LTS release, and figured I'd jump to 12.04. Researching, I discovered that ...
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How to update code::blocks to the latest version

I am using ubuntu 10.04. I have installed code::blocks, because I have read many good comments about it. But I have a problem: The code::blocks I installed wasn't the latest version, because I used ...
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“A error occurred during the signature verification.” during apt-get update [duplicate]

I just did a fresh installation of Ubuntu 10.04LTS server without any issues. However, the apt-get update or aptitude update is giving the following errors: a. bzip2:(stdin) is not bzip2 file.ign ...
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Unable to upgrade Ubuntu Server as psa-imp won't uninstall

When I try to upgrade Ubuntu using apt-get upgrade I get the message (Reading database ... 67729 files and directories currently installed.) Removing psa-imp ... Where it will hang for ages ...
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Errors when apt-get upgrade

I recently updated an server from 8.04 to 10.04, the update ran basically flawlessly, but now every time i use apt-get I get strange error messages. :~# apt-get upgrade Reading package lists... Done ...
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Need help installing a package [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to install a .tar.gz file? So I want to install the zathura package: http://packages.ubuntu.com/natty/zathura Unfortunately it isn't as easy as sudo apt-get ...
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Apt Dependency Problem: Packages in a PPA do not correctly depend on each other

I'm trying to install Wireshark 1.6 on Ubuntu Lucid Lynx from PPA (n-muench/programs-ppa2). The libwsutil1 version is named 1.6.0-1~ppa1 so it should satisfy libwiretap1 dependency that needs version ...
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how to find the ppa of a package found in launchpad?

I am trying to install a program (valgrind) which needs libc6-dbg. On the other hand, I cannot install libc6-dbg because: The following packages have unmet dependencies: libc6-dbg: Depends: libc6 ...
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What are “Failed to fetch cdrom” errors in Update Manager and how do I fix them? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Failed to download repository information due to missing CDROM Whenever I run update-manager, I am getting the following error: Failed to fetch cdrom://Ubuntu 10.04.2 ...
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Deleted apt sources.list file

I accidentally deleted my sources.list file in the apt folder and now none of my apt commands are working. I tried to download the list again but couldn't find the link. I am using Ubuntu 10.04. Can ...
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VLC and all main Ubuntu sofwares are unauthenticated

Then how I'll install all these software including VLC and Mplayer in Ubuntu 10.04 LTS.?
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Force install apt-get

I tried installing beanstalkd with sudo apt-get install beanstalkd (also with -f option) and I get the following error: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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1answer
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Marking packages as non-removable / non-installable

My machine resides in a corporate domain and have CFEngine installed, for automated configuration and maintenance purposes. Configuration is pulled automatically into few thousand computers from one ...
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1answer
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Difference of output of apt-rdepends and apt-get install

When I issue the command apt-rdepends -p python-epydoc | grep NotInstalled I get the below output $ apt-rdepends -p python-epydoc | grep NotInstalled Reading package lists... Done Building dependency ...
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cannot update 10.04 server

I've tried to update 10.04.3 Server but I get an error (sorry but trey're written in slovene) says that cannot download updates and cannot connect to http://si.archive.ubuntu.com lucid Release Any ...
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Added PPA but apt-get update shows that it's URL is being ignored

I have just added the Handbrake PPA to my Ubuntu system using apt-add-repository ppa:stebbins/handbrake-releases as root. I've then run apt-get update but whenever I run this I get the following line ...
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Make apt-get (or aptitude) run with -y but not prompt for replacement of configuration files?

When running apt-get -y install <packages ...> on Ubuntu 10.04 I would like apt-get (or aptitude if that makes it easier) to not prompt me when installing additional dependencies (behavior of -y ...
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'E: Unresolved dependencies.' when trying to install new packages

I have installed Lazarus IDE downloaded from the website, not from Ubuntu Software Manager. I couldn't install it from USC so I downloaded it. But after I installed it using sudo dpkg -i *.deb ...
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Can't install ppa:utouch-team/utouch on Lucid

I am trying to install an Apple Magic Trackpad using the instructions here. I would use these command. sudo apt-add-repository ppa:utouch-team/utouch sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install ginn ...
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GPG Error while running apt-get [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the easiest way to resolve apt-get BADSIG GPG errors? I am trying to update some R packages. For that I am running sudo apt-get update command. I am running ...
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1answer
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Install mediawiki with PostgreSQL instead of MySQL

I need to install Mediawiki with PostgreSQl as database backend on an 10.04 server. I would prefer to install Mediawiki via apt-get/aptitude but I don't know how to configure the installation not to ...
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How can I install a specific older version of Firefox and keep it from automatically updating?

I wrote a bash script to configure a suite of tools for continuous integration on top of Ubuntu 10.04.2. The script recently stopped working and I tracked the problem down to the newer version of ...
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grub update making automated install stuck

I am following these instructions- https://help.ubuntu.com/community/AutomaticSecurityUpdates on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS Server 64 bit. The problem is that when the update script is executed, it gets stuck ...
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How can I use aptitude to install Nagios?

I've seen several guides online which describe downloading and building Nagios on Ubuntu servers. Is there also an aptitude package I could use to install Nagios 3?
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How to get the latest IMDbPY in 10.04 LTS

I am using Ubuntu 10.04 LTS. I would like to install the latest IMDbPY because the one in the repository has a bug with the country codes. This bug has been fixed in the later versions, but I don't ...
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Unable to load lucid partner packages from archive.canonical.com [closed]

I'm trying to load packages from the archive.canonical.com lucid partner repository, and am getting: W: GPG error: http://archive.canonical.com lucid Release: The following signatures were invalid: ...
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Installing Unity on 10.04 for netbooks

I have installed Ubuntu 10.04 LTS netbook version and it comes with an annoying user interface. I'd like to know how I can replace it with Unity. I've already tried sudo apt-get install unity but it ...
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Is there a newer version of snort available?

The Snort version available for Lucid is 2.8.5.2, for which snort rules are not available anymore. Is there a ppa for the updated version of snort or are there any good tutorials for installing snort ...
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How do I install an older version of the php5-mhash package?

I have my PHP Version pinned at 5.2.x, Here is the command line output php -version PHP 5.2.10-2ubuntu6 with Suhosin-Patch 0.9.7 (cli) (built: Oct 23 2009 16:30:10) Copyright (c) 1997-2009 The PHP ...
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Repository down? How do I workaround?

I'm getting the following errors while trying to install Samba on a ubuntu server 10.04 LTS instance: Failed to fetch ...
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How to download a package for offline installation? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I install software offline? sudo apt-get install {x} ex: X = ghdl I want download the package "X" to my USB . How can I do that ? Second, my computer ...
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dpkg --print-avail PACKAGE fails

I just happened to notice that dpkg --print-avail PACKAGE (same as dpkg -p PACKAGE) is failing on my Ubuntu 10.04.2 server. Should I be concerned? For example: $ dpkg -p a2ps Package `a2ps' is not ...