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14.04 VLC libde265 unmet dependencies

I can't seem to install vlc-plugin-libde265, it's looking for libde265(>=1.02). Any ideas what to do about this? $ sudo apt-get install vlc-plugin-libde265 Reading package lists... Done ...
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Issue installing HandBrake

I am attempting to install handbrake by using the below commands: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:stebbins/handbrake-releases sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install handbrake-gtk Which throws an ...
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How to update packages when there is error for broken packages on ubuntu 14.04

I am not able to update any software package because of these errors Errors were encountered while processing: libgl1-mesa-dri:i386 libdrm-radeon1:i386 libgl1-mesa-glx:i386 libqt4-opengl:i386 ...
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(Solved!) - Completely nuked my libdrm2 package, need help

I was attempting to downgrade my libdrm2 package via dpkg, as it was a recommended fix for issues I was having with HTML5 video acceleration (I was getting 100% cpu usage on all cores when viewing ...
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Error while installing Skype

I have been following the guide here. And i am getting this error; dpkg: error processing package skype:i386 (--install): dependency problems - leaving unconfigured Processing triggers for hicolor-...
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Can't install dynamic range meter program

I am using 16.04 and I can't install the DR14 T.meter program. It is super important for me, so can anyone help me. It says cannot satisfy dependencies. http://dr14tmeter.sourceforge.net/index.php/...
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Can't install Programs Through APT [on hold]

Since I last reinstalled ubuntu 16.04 I am having issues using apt. When I try (ubuntu-desktop (fixing another error), unity-tweak-tool etc) I get the error saying that there's unmet dependencies ...
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unmet dependencies issues while installing python 3.4 in ubuntu 14.04?

I have just upgraded my laptop(its been a week since i have bought it and not used much), while installing python 3.4. I was having some unmet dependencies issues which were as follows: This is the ...
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Error:Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages

Yesterday,I ran the command sudo apt-get autoremove pythonby mistake,and Toady something bad happened when I startup my machine.My desktop missed.Therefore,I run sudo apt-get install ubuntu-desktop,...
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Upgrade to 15.04 didn't finish correctly: how to resolve failed issues? [closed]

I upgraded Ubuntu from 12.04 to 15.04, and during the upgrade - I noticed that the setting of changing keyboard's language direction (from L2R to R2L) failed, along with the upgrades/installation of ...
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Install TinyOS on Ubuntu

I have to use TinyOS for my small project, so I installed TinyOS in my Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit. Basically, I followed the instructions from Saeid in his YouTube video, TinyOS Tutorial #1 - How to install ...
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FileZilla: The following packages have unmet dependencies [on hold]

I am trying to install FileZilla 3.19 but I get this error when running apt-get install filezilla: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some ...
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a red circle was encountered in the header

a red circle was encountered in the header. Says " an error occurred. please run package manager from right click button or ap-get in terminal. error message was - error: brokencount>0. this usually ...
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E: Unmet dependencies. Try 'apt-get -f install' with no packages (or specify a solution), try kinds of solutions, but does not work

The error: apt-xapian-index : Depends: python:any (>= 2.7.1-0ubuntu2) bzr : Depends: python:any compizconfig-settings-manager : Depends: python:any (>= 2.7.1-0ubuntu2) duplicity : Depends: ...
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Krita Animation beta won't install on Xubuntu 16.04 due to missing dependency

I have tried to install the package krita-animation-testing via the instructions here which tells me to add a repository, update my package lists, and install the package. When I try to install the ...
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Installed wrong libc6 on ubuntu 14.04 and now I'm lost

Before anyone says use the search function, I did, and I found a topic very similar (Installed wrong libc6-dev Version) so I will provide the same outputs from commands that were used there, but I'm ...
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Install perl-tgicl on Ubuntu 16.04

I'm having dependency problems when trying to install perl-tgicl on Ubuntu 16.04 64-bit. sudo dpkg -i perl-tgicl_2.1-1_all.deb Selecting previously unselected package perl-tgicl. (Reading database .....
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Can't reinstall unity control

I have purged bluez using the command sudo apt-get --purge remove bluez but unity-control-center also got uninstalled. I can not reinstall it any more, it shows this error message: $ sudo apt-get ...
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Program created unmet dependencies

I have this apt problem. I want to know what program was root cause of this problem. The following packages have unmet dependencies: libcurl4-gnutls-dev : Depends: libcurl3-gnutls (= 7.43.0-1ubuntu2)...
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problem related initramfs in ubuntu 14.04 while updating

I have typed the following command in the terminal sudo apt -f install this is what i have received some issues related to initramfs sparsh@sparsh-Inspiron-3558:~$ sudo apt -f install [sudo] ...
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Dependency errors with apt-get [closed]

I'm having a hell of a time getting anything to install properly. Seeing lots of dependency errors. The most common is plymouth. I'm running Ubuntu 13.04. I've run apt-get update, upgrade, clean, -...
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“Error: Dependency is not satisfiable: libgtk-3-0 (>=3.16.2)” when trying to install Intel-linux-graphic-installer

~Ubuntu 14.04 ~Intel® HD Graphics 5500 (Broadwell GT2) x86/MMX/SSE2 I am experiencing "An unknown DirectX error has occurred..." crash msg and one of the solutions I found so far is to update ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 - unmet dependencies

I am unable to upgrade my system. When I run dist-upgrade, I get the following output. kevin@kevin:~$ sudo apt-get dist-upgrade Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading ...
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Adding Source URIs

I am attempting to run the command: sudo apt-get build-dep glfw3 However, I'm recieving this error in return: reading package lists... Done E: You must put some 'source' URIs in your sources.list ...
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error downloading axel (download manager)

04 and when I attempt to download axel, the following error message appear: sudo apt-get install axel Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done ...
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Error in installing Mysql-server in ubuntu16.04

Here is the error i am getting Setting up mysql-server-5.7 (5.7.12-0ubuntu1.1) ... Job for mysql.service failed because the control process exited with error code. See "systemctl status mysql....
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How to remove ImageMagick without breaking its dependencies?

I want to remove the pre-installed ImageMagick from my Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. Uninstalling it also removes CUPS and other dependent packages which I want to keep on my system. Is there a way to remove ...
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I'm having trouble getting SVP 4 Linux to run

I just installed SVP with all the prerequisites beforehand. When I try to launch it, though, its icon appears in the Unity launcher for a few seconds, then just disappears without the program even ...
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Can I download .deb packages with their dependencies automatically?

I have a new Ubuntu 12.04 that's not connected to the internet. So I download .deb files into my phone and send it to my PC via USB cable. But the dependencies that are required are giving me a real ...
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Dependency not satisfiable : libqtmultimediakit1

Lubuntu 16.04 I was trying to install screencloud from a deb file, but I got that error. How do I resolve this?
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apt-get broke after trying to install wine [closed]

I'm a new Linux user. I use Kali Linux and tried to install wine via: sudo apt-get install wine winetricks This, however, didn't work as there were some errors. After that, I cannot install, update ...
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error while loading shared libraries: libGL.so.1 genymotion

I install genymotion but when I try to run it, it gives me this error : ./genymotion: error while loading shared libraries: libGL.so.1: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory I ...
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Dependency problems with bitcoinqp

I keep getting this message when trying to install bitcoin-qt on my VPS: dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of bitcoin-qt: bitcoin-qt depends on libboost-chrono1.54.0; however: ...
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Error in downloading mysql server

I am downloading mysql on ubauntu software center I am getting error as follows: The following packages have unmet dependencies: mysql-workbench: Depends: libgcc1 (>= 1:4.1.1) but 1:4.9.1-...
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Cannot install ownCloud on ubuntu 16.04

I get the following errors while trying to install ownCloud: The following information may help to resolve the situation: The following packages have unmet dependencies: owncloud : Depends: ...
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Can't Install Wine On Ubuntu 16.04 For Unkown Reason!

The problem: Every time I've tried to install Wine on Ubuntu 16.04, it doesn't work. When I attempt to install it, I receive the following message: E: Unmet dependencies. Try 'apt-get -f install' ...
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APT install package with dependency

I created own debian packages with dependencies. Package A: Version 1.0 depends on Package B = 1.2 Version 1.1 depends on Package B = 1.2 Package B: Version: 1.0, 1.1, 1.2, 1.3 If I'm trying to ...
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several paths deleted to break ordering cycle on booting

On booting my laptop, right after BIOS is loaded I get these lines: [10.368134] systemd[1]: paths.target: job paths.target/start deleted to break ordering cycle starting with basic.target/start [10....
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Unmet dependencies and possible conflicts? [duplicate]

It seems that I have messed up somewhere along the line and now I can no longer install anything without the following message showing up: The following packages have unmet dependencies: kde-...
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Do I have to create a new snap package everytime a dependency gets a security update?

If I create a snap package with lets say 5 dependencies. Do I have to create a new package version everytime a dependency gets a (security) update? I mean the advantage of .deb packages is that in ...
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QT unmet dependencies for smplayer

I was trying to upgrade smplayer, but aptitude tells that it's unable to solve the dependencies for libqt5script5 $>sudo aptitude dist-upgrade The following NEW packages will be installed: ...
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Large snap packages because of dependencies

Snap packages each have their own copy of dependencies, right? This means there are lots of packages in each snap, which would equate to large package sizes. Wouldn't this mean that snaps would be so ...
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How do snap packages handle shared dependencies?

The snap packaging format finally frees us from dependency hell by allowing each package to have its own copy of dependencies. I'm interested in the technical details in how it does this. How does it ...
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Service not avaliable Unity3d error in Kubuntu

I'm trying to use Unity3d in Kubuntu, but I'm getting this error: Service not avaliable, please try again later. I've found this post: Certain systems may experience "Service unavailable" errors ...
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I can't download anything on 16.04 LTS

When I try to download anything at all through the terminal on 16.04, it doesn't finish something as I do this command: sudo apt-get install kdenlive. It then tells me Unmet Dependencies. Try 'apt-get ...
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apt-get update not Working due to unmet dependencies

Whenever I try installing using apt-get install command I am getting errors like these Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done You might want ...
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Package dependencies cannot be resolved. Trying to install Audacity

I'm very new to Linux and just installed Ubuntu on an iMac G5. I'm trying to install Audacity but everytime I do it through the Software Center I get the following. audacity: Depends: audacity-data (...
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How to fix the error about incompatible version of libc and libgcc when upgrading Ubuntu server 14.04 LTS?

I encountered the following error when trying to upgrade a server running Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS. To summary, this error complains that there are incompatible versions (amd64 and i386) of two libraries ...
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Can wine and play on linux be installed in Ubuntu 16.04? [closed]

I'm upgrading from 14.04 to 16.04 and having trouble installinging some items I used in the old OS.
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zeroc-ice dependencies has broken apt-get, help!

I've busted apt-get while I was trying to get a mumble server viewer running, and have since given up on doing that as I can't find/discover the resources/solutions to make that happen. but now I can'...