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How to remove wine and its dependencies?

i want to remove wine1.7 from my Ubuntu 14.04 trusty tahr. But when i typed in sudo apt-get purge wineit didn't worked i gives me package not installed so i typed sudo apt-get purge wine(tab)and it ...
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apt-get install openssh-server doesn't work due to unmet dependencies

I'm new to Ubuntu environment, its been bothering me since a while. have tried almost everything suggested in the forums but no luck. I don't know if I'm missing something. OS: Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS ...
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Many and more packages are broken

I use Ubuntu LTS and want to upgrade and it's showing some errors. While trying to fix the bugs, I got the error that very many packages are broken: Broken libqt5feedback5:i386 Depends on ...
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Errors when installing wine in ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I have followed the below procedures to install wine in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS: add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa apt-get update apt-get install -y wine However, I see the below error messages: ...
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libsemanage-common problems, No idea what to do

Ok, having a bad time i hope someone can help. I was messing around attempting to get kali tools working on ubuntu mostly to see if I could. Ran into a bunch of problems and attemted to return my ...
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Package dependency problems with broken packages but none listed to fix

I am trying to install wine on Ubuntu 15.04, I had it working before but I think something went wrong with 32 or 64 bit installations so I tried removing it to start again. Now I am trying to install ...
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installing r-base error: Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages

Problem: I am trying to install new version of R, but what ever I found as solution still gives me these errors: The following packages have unmet dependencies: r-base : Depends: r-base-core (>= ...
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Dependency is not satisfiable: libwxgtk3.0-0 (>= 3.0.0-2)

When I try to install a recent version of PasswordSafe on my Ubuntu 15.10 64bit using the Ubuntu Software Center I get the error message: Dependency is not satisfiable: libwxgtk3.0-0 (>= 3.0.0-2) ...
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Messed up libc 2.17 and libc 2.15 dependency error on 12.04LTS

I got myself into a mess in order to solve a libc dependency issue. I downloaded libc6_2.17-0ubuntu5_amd64.deb and libc6-dev_2.17-0ubuntu5_amd64.deb from somewhere and then used dpkg to install it. ...
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Unmet Dependencies: libapache2-mod-passenger

I need to insatll libapache2-mod-passenger on apache2.4 root@server:~# apt-get install libapache2-mod-passenger Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have ...... The following ...
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apt-get dependency failed! Please help!

I got this very strange error trying to do sudo apt-get upgrade Reading package lists... Building dependency tree... Reading state information... You might want to run 'apt-get -f install' to ...
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apt-cache unmet shows non-existent packages

Running apt-cache unmet outputs a 1.2 MB file of missing dependencies of packages, none of which exist (the packages themselves). This is possibly due to restoring old configurations to a fresh ...
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mysql-client : Depends: mysql-community-client (= 5.7.10-1ubuntu12.04) but it is not installable [duplicate]

I have tried to upgrade my mysql in 12.04 from 5.5 to 5.7 but after removing 5.5 I had to add 5.7 to apt. However when I did apt-get install mysql-server it asked me to install 5.5 again. So I did the ...
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Help installing Steam: dependencies

When I try to install Steam the following message appears: Steam needs to install these additional packages: libgl1-mesa-dri:i386, libgl1-mesa-glx:i386, libc6:i386 [sudo] password for ...
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Pipelight unmet dependencies

I installed Trusty Tahr on my old Dell Studio 1537 a few hours ago. Since then I've been trying to install pipelight and failed miserably. I get the unmet dependencies problem as many people have ...
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How to make Photofilmstrip work on Ubuntu 15.04

I wanted to install Photofilmstrip on Ubuntu 15.04 unfortunately it was removed from the repos. I managed to install it based on how to install mencoder in ubuntu 14.10?. Unfortunately mencoder ...
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Installing KDE alongside Unity

I am using Ubuntu 15.10 and i would like to install Plasma 5.4.I did the following steps: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:kubuntu-ppa/backports sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get dist-upgrade ...
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How to install dependencies not found in the repositories for JHBuild?

I have been following this guide in order to set up JHBuild. And I have got up to the bit which says to execute: jhbuild sysdeps --install However there is a slight problem because upon running ...
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Apt-Get Dependencies Won't Install

OK I'm kind of confused here. After I installed Code::Blocks from the website, a little error popped up the top bar. It said that "Error: BrokenCount > 0", and that one of my packages had unmet ...
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dpkg is in an unresolvable dependency loop

I ran apt-get build-dep wine1.6, because I wanted to install wine but apt install wine1.6 said that too many packages were not installed. After the build dependencies were downloaded, dpkg returned ...
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Having trouble with apt-get upgrade and removing KDE Plasma

I am running Ubuntu 15.10 with Gnome DE. I installed KDE plasma to try it out but sudo apt-get upgrade started giving me errors so I ppa-purged the kde ppa and removed kubuntu desktop with the ...
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14.04, fresh install/encrypted, dependencies not meet, including mount libraries

having a dependency problem can be infuriating. Having my machine down a couple of days, I finally had it all and stuck in a network install, I believe for 14.04. I do this: jack@Kilo:~$ echo ...
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Package gvfs-common is not configured yet?

I am having trouble getting into Synaptic Package Manager. When I run sudo dpkg --configure -a as it suggests I get: dpkg: error processing package gvfs-common (--configure): package is in a very ...
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Cannot install bomi (CMPlayer) on Ubuntu 15.10

I was a fan of bomi player on ubuntu, but cannot install it on the latest version, anybody got a solution? usr@host: ~$ sudo apt-get install bomi [sudo] password for usr: Reading package lists... ...
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broken packages with PgAdmin3 version 1.20 in Ubuntu 14 LTS

My pgadmin3 was perfect, working with PostgreSQL 9.3 (pg9.3)... Them I upgraded to pg9.4... And start the problems... Old pgAdmin3 not runs with new pg9.4, so pgAdmin3 needs also upgrade. With ...
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While resolving dependency: node-clean-css encountered following error

While resolving "dependency not satisfiable:node-clean-css" I was executing following set of commands: sudo apt-get install nodejs sudo apt-get install npm sudo npm install -g less sudo npm install ...
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upgrade requires 525M free disk space on /boot while boot is only 230M in total there are also dependencies with previous kernels

I was having problems installing the latest kernel due to lack of free space in the /boot partition. Finally I managed to force delete the old kernel files, but when I tried sudo apt-get -f install it ...
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mysql dependencies installation problem

I am reinstalling mysql on a test server with Ubuntu 14.04 before I hadn't had any problems reinstalling it. When I reinstall it I do the following: use apt-get purge and remove on mysql-server-5.5 ...
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problem installing Collada-dom 2.4.4 headers and build tools

I got a notification that I need to install updates, and I clicked yes, but since then I am getting this stop sign on the top right corner because of unmet dependencies. when i run: sudo apt-get ...
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Why does apt-get marks packages I dont want directly?

If I try to install metapackage apt-get install lubuntu-desktop and then see the output of apt-mark showmanual | grep lubuntu I see much more than just lubuntu-desktop: lubuntu-artwork lubuntu-core ...
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Unable to install any package or software [duplicate]

I am a new user on Ubuntu. Currently, i am running Ubuntu 14.04 32-bit on my PC. Lately, I've been facing problem in installing any software or package using terminal. I've also tried the following ...
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Warning on installing CUTORCH about missing dependency files that are there

I am trying to install cuda, torch, cutorch and cudnn on Ubuntu. Cuda and Torch are installed by when I attempt to do luarocks install cutorch. I get a ton of errors. Primarily a stream of this: ...
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sudo apt-get -f install error, how to remove or reinstall corrupted packages [duplicate]

I need to install libgl1-mesa-dev lib on Ubuntu 14.0.4, because QT 5.5 depends on this lib. I run following command and gets error, How can i fix this error: $ sudo apt-get install build-essential ...
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Skype unmet dependencies & conflict in kubuntu 14.04 LTS

I am having unmet conflicting dependancies. The log is too long to paste here so I have made a pastebin. http://pastie.org/10651012 But these are the most relevant lines: $ sudo apt-get install ...
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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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Packages have unmet dependencies when trying to install anything

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I've recently run into this problem with several applications, it seems to happen to anything I need to update or install. I just gave up the first 2 or 3 times this ...
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How to resolve a missing libproxy1 dependency on Wily

I'm installing the Citrix VPN client using the installer nsgclient.deb on Wily and I get the error Dependency is not satisfiable: libproxy1. I tried apt-get with this result: $ sudo apt-get install ...
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libldap & dpkg errors

I seem to have a problem with my install after removing Wine 1.8: [installArchives() failed: (Reading database ... (Reading database ... 5% (Reading database ... 10% (Reading database ... 15% ...
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unable to launch gnome-session --session=ubuntu

I used xkill command in terminal then clicked on the top bar(by mistake). after rebooting i got this message : : unable to launch "gnome-session --session=ubuntu" X session --- "gnome-session ...
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Unmet dependencies

While updating Ubuntu 14.04, I came across the following error message: The following packages have unmet dependencies: collada-dom-dev : Depends: collada-dom2.4-sp-dev but it is not installed ...
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Error installing packing on Ubuntu

I'd like to install libjbig-dev on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. So I run sudo apt-get install libjbig-dev which returns Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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Is a dependency used by many packages?

Can a dependency be used by many packages? If this is true, for example, packages A and B use a common package C as a dependency, and now I remove package A using the apt-get command, will the ...
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Odoo installation

I was trying to install "odoo" from the .deb file I downloaded. It opened up in Ubuntu software centre displaying following message: dependency not satisfiable: node-clean-css enter image ...
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Installation of Steam Related

The following packages have unmet dependencies: libgl1-mesa-glx:i386 : Depends: libglapi-mesa:i386 (= 10.1.3-0ubuntu0.5) Depends: libudev1:i386 but it is not going to be ...
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Two OpenCV's are installed (with different versions) and I can't delete all traces of the past one, please help!

I am new to Linux systems but I really need this for my project, so I really need your help. Here is what happened: I have had OpenCV 2.4 on a linux system and I also installed another library called ...
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virtualbox-guest-x11 dependencies on xubuntu 14.04.03 LTS

I have freshly installed XUbuntu 14.04.03 LTS (in virtualbox). When I try to install virtualbox-guest-x11, I get dependency error. Here is screenshot: error screenshot And here is attempt with ...
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Unable to install Plasma desktop on Ubuntu 15.10

I have followed the following steps to install the plasma desktop on Ubuntu 15.10: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:kubuntu-ci/stable sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get dist-upgrade sudo apt-get install ...
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gvfs-backends unmet dependency

I by mistake un-installed ubuntu software center and gvf packages, when i am trying to install gvf packages i get this error. I ran sudo apt-get install gvfs-backends Reading package lists... Done ...
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Removing boot packages while ignoring dependencies

My boot folder is full, and according to this question one simple solution is to remove old Linux image packages. Unfortunately, I can't do this because apt tells me that some of my packages have ...
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3 Broken Package that will not be removed; so that I can update Ubuntu 14.04

I have done sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade. After that it gives me the following error message You might want to run 'apt-get -f install' to correct these. The following ...