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Why would removing a couple of modules remove lots of packages?

I ran the following: sudo apt-get remove postfix mailutils libsasl2-2 ca-certificates libsasl2-modules Why would that command do the following and what's the best way to undo it? Reading package ...
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New to UBUNTU, problems installing steam

Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS Release: 14.04 Codename: trusty firefox Steam needs to install these additional packages: libgl1-mesa-dri:i386, libgl1-mesa-glx:i386, ...
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haskell-platform doesn't contain cabal

I installed haskell on Ubuntu 14 by: sudo apt-get install haskell-platform But cabal hasn't been installed for some reason: $ cabal --version -bash: /home/me123/.cabal/bin/cabal: No such file or ...
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Unmet dependencies Pipelight

I am trying to install pipelight onto my notebook. Sadly I can't manage to get it installed. Every try to install it ends up with: Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have ...
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Help with Apt-get: unmet dependencies [duplicate]

When I run apt-get, I get this error: root@Hadhy:~# apt-get install tor Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done You might want to run 'apt-get ...
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Problem installing Mod_Mono on Ubuntu

I am trying to install mod_mono on Ubuntu (Ubuntu 14.4 LTS, Monodevelop 5.9, Mono JIT compiler version 4.0.1). I tried below command as per this article and this question: sudo apt-get install ...
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New to Linux. Cannot install anything; missing dependencies

I am on a new installation of Ubuntu and I'm trying to download programs like Synaptic and Gparted but whenever I try and download through the terminal I get: The following packages have unmet ...
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How can I repair broken softwares?

I want to install ffmpeg as Documented here . but some errors are accurates when I want install on terminal: The following packages have unmet dependencies: libfaac-dev : Depends: libfaac0 (= ...
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Mysql workbench installation failed?

I am unable to install mysql workbench community addition on ubuntu 14.04 I am installing latest version by debian file downloaded from server 1. sudo apt-get install gdebi-core 2. sudo gdebi ...
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I have had this red circle with the white icon

I have had this red circle with the white icon in the top right corner for a while now, and the specific message is: An error occurred. Please run Application Manager from the Right Click Menu or ...
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Unable to install java on ubuntu

I am new to ubuntu so I have a very limited knowldege of it. I want to install java into my Ubuntu system. Running sudo apt-get install default-jre gives me the following error message: You might ...
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GDB can not be installed because of dependency on libpython3.4.2

I am on 14.04.1 64bit and trying to install GDB version 7.9. First I tried to build from source but I got errors all over the place. Now I got the deb package and it also can not be installed because ...
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Unable to install anything

I wonder if someone can help me , when I try install or remove a package , this is the error I get dpkg: error processing package libdrm-nouveau2:i386 (--configure): package is in a very bad ...
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Unable to install Springseed 2 on Ubuntu 15.04

I've downloaded Springseed 2 deb file and when I open it by Ubuntu Software Center, it shows this error: Dependency is not satisfiable: libgcrypt11 I've looked for this package in my Synaptic ...
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How to repair my apt-get

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 with HWE stack (kernel 3.16) on a Dell Inspiron 15-5547, AMD Radeon HD R7 M265. I've been trying to install the proprietary drivers fglrx drivers in order to be able to switch ...
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How to I install Bastion in Ubuntu 15.04?

I downloaded Bastion quite a while ago from the Humble Indie Bundle. I still have the .deb file and would like to install it in Ubuntu 15.04. Unfortunately, the installation fails: [me@ubuntu debs]$ ...
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fresh re installation of ckan, jetty, solr

I am trying to install ckan on my ubuntu 14.04, but i got into some errors that i cant fix, so i decided to do a fresh installation after i remove everything from my computer. I am getting some errors ...
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Dependency problem in Trusty [duplicate]

shakil@shakil-Aspire-5733Z:~$ sudo apt-get -f install [sudo] password for shakil: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Correcting ...
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Dependency problems [duplicate]

I am not able to install anything because I get the follworing dependecy issues: dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of locales: libc6 (2.19-18) breaks locales (<< 2.19) and is ...
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How to get unity build dependencies after apply the LTS Enablement Stacks?

I have a Ubuntu 14.04.2 installation with the LTS Enablement Stacks (https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Kernel/LTSEnablementStack). I would like to build the Unity package from source to apply some custom ...
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Damaged and locked dependencies

First of all I point out I'm not expert so sorry if I don't understand something or I write some silly stuff. I downloaded the TLP for power saving while using my laptop with the battery, even though ...
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Unable to insall libgtk2.0-dev on ubuntu 12.04

I am using opencv 3 on ubunut 12.04 and while displaying an image the error message asks me to build the library with libgtk2.0-dev. I tried sudo apt-get install libgtk2.0-dev but I get the following ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 OpenCV3 ffmpeg or libav dependencies

I need to install OpenCV on Ubuntu 14.04 to work with Python3 but the only version that is compatible is OpenCV3 which is at 3.0 RC1 http://opencv.org/downloads.html Following installation ...
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Why am I getting an error related to linux-image-3.13.0-53-generic (3.13.0-53.88)?

Every time I install or remove existing software I get the following error. isuru@isuru-Inspiron-3420:~$ sudo apt-get autoremove Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading ...
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Error 2 : Building dependencies problem in ubntu 14.04

(synaptic:4696): GLib-CRITICAL **: g_child_watch_add_full: assertion 'pid > 0' failed Can't exec "locale": No such file or directory at /usr/share/perl5/Debconf/Encoding.pm line 16. Use of ...
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How can I make umet dependencies correct? in ubuntu 14.04 while update and upgrade with sudo commands

dhanesh@HP2000-Notebook:~$ sudo apt-get upgrade Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done You might want to run 'apt-get -f install' to correct ...
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Debian's Depend: tag doesn't work with apt-get

Package A_0.0_all.deb's control file contains a dependency on Package B 0.0: Depends: B (= 0.0) Package B_0.0_all.deb's control file has the version 0.0: Version: 0.0 Sitting in the same Debian ...
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Installing Dependencies for Building Unity 8

If somebody could please tell what I can do to fix this that would be great, because I've tried clearing the build by deleting the cache file and many other desperate attempts. I've searched for every ...
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How to know from ldd command which library is missing?

When I run ldd -r binary_file I get something like this: libstdc++.so.6 => /usr/lib32/libstdc++.so.6 (0xf6d7a000) and this seems ok. However, I don't know what this line means, do I have the ...
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How can I install Wine in 15.04 when there are unmet dependencies?

When I try to install Wine in Ubuntu 15.04, I get the following message: >sudo apt-get install wine Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done ...
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Downloading DeSmuME (Gtk) Error

I went to install DeSmuME (Gtk) (Nintendo Ds Emulator) and I encountered error message. $ sudo apt-get install desmume The following packages have unmet dependencies: desmume: Depends: libasound2 ...
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Monodevelop installation issues [closed]

I am unable to install monodevelop on ubuntu 12.10. I am getting the following error. any help is appreciated. revathi@revathi-AcerLaptop:~$ sudo apt-get install monodevelop-current [sudo] password ...
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unmet dependecies problem

When I try to install libxinerama-dev, I get this error: The following packages have unmet dependencies: libxinerama-dev : Depends: libxinerama1 (= 2:1.1.3-1) but 2:1.1.3-1+b1 is to be installed E: ...
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Linux mint 17.1 libgtk [closed]

Hi i have problem while i want install gnome shell in linux mint ,iam using this command: sudo apt-get install gnome-shell gnome-shell-extensions gnome-tweak-tool and its display this: The ...
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package dependencies [duplicate]

While installing ubuntu from ubuntu software center, i got the following error: package dependencies could not be resolved After clicking detail button, shows the following error: The ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS server in Virtualbox - problems with apt-get update and Prosody

Playing around with learning how to run an Ubuntu server (specifically, trying to set up Prosody as per a video on ArsTechnica, and a Linode guide), using Virtualbox. I've got it up and running, ...
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Uninstalling Dependencies. Is This a Good Practice?

As far as I know I can uninstall a program from Ubuntu using this command... $ sudo dpkg -r packagename But this does not remove the dependencies while the packagename installed. To remove all ...
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Having Trouble Installing DeSmuME from the Software center [duplicate]

I tried installing DeSmuME on 14.04.2 LTS. But I keep getting this error: "Package dependencies cannot be resolved..." How can I fix this and install DeSmuME?
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Unable to install Virtualmin

I am using Ubuntu 12.04.5 LTS Release: 12.04 Codename: precise I want to install Virtualmin on my VPS, but I am getting errors while installating. Check the below errors: INFO - ...
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“Unmet dependencies” When trying to install KDE Plasma 5.3 on Ubuntu 15.04

I'm trying to install the latest KDE Plasma here but I'm getting You might want to run 'apt-get -f install' to correct these. The following packages have unmet dependencies: kde-telepathy-minimal: ...
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libgles2-mesa:i386 unmet dependencies

I am trying to install libgles2-mesa:i386 on my ubuntu 14.04. It does not install, I get the following error: sudo apt-get install libgles2-mesa:i386 Reading package lists... Done Building dependency ...
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How to install gcc? [duplicate]

I tried to install gcc, but couldn't install because of dependency on gcc-4.4, which in turn depends on list of so many packages. gcc-4.4 : Depends: cpp-4.4 (= 4.4.3-4ubuntu5.1) but it is not going ...
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Cant install libsdl2-dev or cmake glfw.. (libxinerama-dev problem)

So I was going to continue learning Opengl after switching to Ubuntu, I tried this explanation to compile glfw and use it, but I got this: -- Using X11 for window creation -- Using GLX for context ...
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Why doesn't “apt-get autoremove” remove all installed dependencies?

Installing libav-tools and ubuntu-restricted-extras also installs these new packages: cabextract chromium-codecs-ffmpeg-extra freepats gstreamer0.10-fluendo-mp3 gstreamer0.10-plugins-bad ...
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Trouble installing gnome-boxes on ubuntu 14.04 (depends libclutter, broken packages)

When I try to install gnome-boxes on Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit from the terminal I get the following error: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some ...
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“gzip: stdout: No space left on device” error message when updating [duplicate]

My previous to last update was showing the following warning: Generating grub configuration file ... Warning: Setting GRUB_TIMEOUT to a non-zero value when GRUB_HIDDEN_TIMEOUT is set is no longer ...
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Can't install anything from the terminal of software center in 15.04

A while back I installed some software (I think it was some SDK software) and it didn't work so I removed it. Ever since I have been having problems with Ubuntu. That was back in 14.10 and I was ...
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unmet dependencies when trying install wine1.7

I'm trying to install wine1.7 from official ppa,my OS is Ubuntu 14.04 64bit, however when I use the apt-getcommand to install wine, the output is: The following packages have unmet dependencies: ...
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Mark package as installed [duplicate]

Using example package alpha, I would like to mark it as installed without actually installing it. This way if I later try to install it directly, or as a dependency, it will say it is already ...
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VLC install issues Ubuntu 14.04

I am unable to install VLC. I have done the following: ~$ sudo add-apt-repository ~$ sudo apt-get update ~$ sudo apt-get install vlc Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree ...