Questions concerning package dependencies, in dpkg/apt, which are used as Ubuntu's package manager.

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unmet dependencies: initramfs-tools [Xubuntu 12.04] [duplicate]

How would one resolve this unmet dependencies issue I've encountered ? When running the following cmd: root@ubuntu1204-cshr3:~# apt-get dist-upgrade Reading package lists... Done Building dependency ...
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Not able to install g++ in ubuntu 13.10 because of broken packages

When I try to install g++ in my machine I am getting the following message. support:/$ sudo apt-get install g++ Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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Temporarily Use a Different Version of a Package to Resolve Unmet Dependency

How can I temporarily use a different version of a package so that I can install another package that depends on it? Or is it not possible to do that?
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How Do I Fix Unmet dependencies Linux-Image-Generic etc

My battery died on an upgrade and now I have this problem when I try to install updates. How do I fix it? The following packages have unmet dependencies: linux-generic: Depends: linux-image-generic ...
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How are a Debian package's dependencies handled when it requires “package A or package B” for dependencies?

In Ubuntu 12.04 (and Debian and the other Ubuntu versions), the nginx meta-package has dependencies listed on nginx-full or nginx-light. What is the rule of which of those dependencies the system ...
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Can't remove bad package

Ubuntu 12.04 server (command line only). Can't do any upgrade/update due to unmet dependencies: supervisor@assembler:~$ sudo apt-get install -f Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree ...
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Flash Plugin Install - Dependency Problem [duplicate]

Today I get a new fresh copy of my Ubuntu 12.04 32Bit. I install ubuntu-restricted-extras from terminal and all was okey. But when I try to open youtube, it says that I need to install flash plugin. ...
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I am a beginner, I want to fix a bug which I encountered [duplicate]

I have been using ubuntu quite a long time now, but a not a full-time ubuntu user. I recently encountered an error while installing vlc media player in my Ubuntu 12.04 LTS system . I would like to fix ...
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How to make linux-{image,header}-3.11.x satisfy linux-generic dependencies?

What is the difference from apt's perspective between Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise) kernel packages: linux-image-3.2.0-57-generic linux-image-3.11.0-14-generic Such that the former satisfies ...
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Trying to install CUDA on Ubuntu 13.10 Amazon g2.2xlarge GPU Cluster

Does anybody know a way to do this? I have tried the following from... http://vasir.net/blog/opencl/installing-cuda-opencl-pyopencl-on-aws-ec2 ...
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Problem installing GIMP on 12.04 [duplicate]

Get following error while trying to install GIMP 2.8 on Ubuntu 12.04: The following packages have unmet dependencies: gimp : Depends: libgimp2.0 (<= 2.6.12-z) but 2.8.6-0precise1~ppa is to be ...
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Can't install g++ on 13.10 (dependency problem) [duplicate]

I'm a newbie and I'm trying to make some c++ codes. I installed eclipse, but I can't install g++ and really don't know why. My command is this. sudo apt-get install g++ However, it doesn't work. ...
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libnm-glib4:386 with amd64

I have ubuntu 13.10 amd64 and I use libnm-glib4 but I also need i386 version of this lib. But amd64 version conflicts with i386 so I can't install it: sudo aptitude install libnm-glib4:i386 The ...
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Adding KDE Backports PPA has caused unmet dependencies. How to fix?

I added ppa:kubuntu-ppa/backports in the usual way, then performed a dist-upgrade. It needed to download over gigabyte of files, so I left if for the afternoon. Upon my return, I found that the system ...
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Running Binding of Isaac on 64-bit?

This is a re-post of a question I've put here to no avail. I've been using Ubuntu for quite a while now, but my knowledge is limited. Please bear with me! :) This issue revolves around the recent ...
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Can't install Python2.7 on Ubuntu 13.04

I'm trying to install Python 2.7 on my Ubuntu 13.04 VPS. I'm issuing; sudo apt-get install python=2.7.4-0ubuntu1 and getting this in return Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree ...
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Update Dependency Via Source

I have a library which is a dependency for the disgusting goliath that is ROS, and I need to update it to a newer version. I was hoping I could get some advice on what is the best approach: Compile ...
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Unment dependencies when installing Gedit

I am using Ubuntu 13.10. Gedit is gone, and when I try to install it again I get a dependency error: The following packages have unmet dependencies: gedit : Depends: gedit-common (< 3.9) but ...
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E: Error, pkgProblemResolver::Resolve generated breaks while uninstalling Mono

I re-installed mono-runtime due to this error and it is solved. But now I want to uninstall it (but in Ubuntu 13.10). So this is what happens: hogar@hogar-desktop:~$ sudo apt-get purge mono-runtime ...
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problem while removing package from ubuntu 13.10 [duplicate]

$ sudo apt-get --purge remove libpixman-1-0 Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that ...
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Problem in upgrading : linux-header package 3.2.0.56 generic -pae : unmet dependencies

I tried upgrading multiple times , tried removing dependecies and also tried removing old kernels but it keeps on crashing saying no space in disk. I keep checking it says I have 1.1 GB free but it ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 64bit issue with broken dependencies [duplicate]

I've been trying to install google earth and get these dependency issues related to lsb-core. When I try to install lsb-core I get more dependency issues with it. jacob@jacob-desktop:~$ sudo apt-get ...
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error in updates, processing initramfs

What can I do with this error message? "BrokenCount>0" Reading database ... 957130 files and directories currently installed.) Preparing to replace initramfs-tools-bin 0.99ubuntu13.2 (using ...
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trying to overwrite 'file' which is also in package 'name' [duplicate]

After I added this ppa ppa:thopiekar/darling and tried to install darling without success, I can't fix anything with the sudo apt-get install -f install command jeggy@jeggy-XPS:~$ sudo apt-get -f ...
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libc6:i386 : Depends: libgcc1:i386 but it is not going to be installed [duplicate]

after upgrading to the newest version I can't start up my pc. I receive the error: The system is running in low-graphics mode After looking into the forums, I go into the terminal (Ctrl + Alt + F1) I ...
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Error in Updating : installed packages with unmet dependencies.

I am new to Linux. The Ubuntu Version Installed is : Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Here is the issue I am having: On the top of my toolbar, I have a red circle indicator and it displays the following error: An ...
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Cannot Install a Library Downloaded : unmet dependencies [duplicate]

I have this library downloaded, but when I enter bash install-libraries.sh the following errors shows up. What should I do ? danyalzahid@ubuntu:~/Desktop/project$ bash install-libraries.sh Reading ...
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How do I install the bc dependencies for Oracle XE 10g?

I want to install Oracle XE 10g AND Shorewall on Ubuntu 12.04 Problem is Oracle XE 10g needs bc:i386 and Shorewall needs bc (both are dependencies) I think it is not possible to have both bcs. As ...
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APTonCD Installation Error

When I try to install APTonCD from Software Center, I encounter the following error Package dependencies cannot be resolved This error could be caused by required additional software packages which ...
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Dependency out of sync (later version than required)

I am trying to run apt-get dist-upgrade( also when running apt-get install zip) but I get an error message that says: The following packages have unmet dependencies: linux-server : Depends: ...
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wrong linux-headers-server version

On my Ubuntu 12.04 server I get the message that linux-server depends on linux-headers-server 3.2.0.55.65 but 3.2.0.56.66 is installed. The suggested apt-get -f install won't work. my sources.list: ...
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How to repair a broken package?

My libboost package is broken. I don't know how to fix it. I tried: sudo apt-get autoremove and it was the result: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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dpkg says adobe-flashplugin not installed

I've tried installing adobe-flash-properties-gtk using dpkg. It says the dependency adobe-flashplugin is missing. Despite having Adobe Flash working properly, dpkg -l | grep flash only returns ...
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dependency problems now not able to install or remove any package [duplicate]

I was installing wvdial, now I do not need that, but because of that machine got problem with dependencies, and due to that I am unable to install any package, please help, Below is my stack trace: ...
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Trying to install Click Modular Router and need /usr/src/linux to install as kernel module

I'm trying to install Click Modular Router as a Linux Kernel Module. I ran the command sudo ./configure --enable-linuxmodule And I got the following error Can't find /usr/src/linux, so I can't ...
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Unmet dependencies -linux-headers-3.5.0-41

When I go in the Ubuntu Software Center, I get a message saying "Items cannot be installed or removed until the package catalog is repaired." I try to repair it from there but nothing happens. Then, ...
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dpkg Unmet dependency linux-image-generic 13.10

I've upgraded a few of my boxes to 13.10 and have started to see the following error on them when running apt-get update and apt-get upgrade: Setting up linux-image-3.11.0-13-generic (3.11.0-13.20) ...
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Package-dependencies depend other packages

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS a few days ago. So I want to install some programs. But this apt-get is driving me crazy! When I want to install a package, doesn't matter which one, it always reads that ...
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Gnome-shell dependencies cannot be resolved

The following packages have unmet dependencies: gnome-shell: Depends: gir1.2-telepathyglib-0.12 but it is not going to be installed Depends: libgjs0-libmozjs-17.0-0 but it is a virtual ...
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Launchpad: Missing build dependencies even though dependency should be contained in uploaded package

I want to backport gcc-4.7 from raring to precise. So I ran backportpackage and uploaded gcc-4.7 to my PPA. However, when Launchpad tries to build it it complains about a missing dependency: ...
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error in installation of xournal

root@bt:~# sudo apt-get install xournal Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done You might want to run `apt-get -f install' to correct these: The ...
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lib32asound : Dependency is not satisfiable [duplicate]

I'm using Ubuntu 13.10 and I'm getting this error when I try to install teamviewer , the error is Dependency is not satisfiable lib32asound2 I already tired sudo apt-get install libasound2:i386 ...
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Ubuntu builder and dependencies of software packages

I'm trying to make custom ubuntu distro, and i will do that by using Ubuntu builder. Now, my question is: "when i try to add some package to that distro from ubuntu builder, what happens with ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS initramfs-tools dependency issue

I know this has been asked several times, but each issue and resolution seems different. I've tried almost everything I could think of, but I can't fix this. I have a VM (VMware I think) running ...
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Tons of problems a new user is encountering

I've borrowed this laptop from a friend. I wanted to install AdBlock to boost performance. First weird thing was that even though I was on Chrome, Chrome suggested me installing him? So I tried to ...
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Error installing gPodder

A few weeks ago (newbie alert!) I started using XUbuntu 12.04 with Xfce 4.8. I'm trying to install gPodder Podcast Client (see https://launchpad.net/~thp/+archive/gpodder). I've added the PPA via ...
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apt-get unmet dependencies apache2 mod-auth-mysql

After updating from Ubuntu 11.10 to 12.04 i got some package dependency errors with apache and the mod_mysql_auth: root@ks3275586:/etc/apache2 apt-get install libapache2-mod-auth-mysql Reading ...
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How to install Google-Earth 64bit in Ubuntu 13.10, ia32-libs Dependency error

I want to install Google-Earth & it requires ia32-libs. So, I did apt-get install ia32-libs but error pops as Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... ...
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Install WINE on Xubuntu 13.10

I don't succeed in installing WINE on Xubuntu 13.10 : Package dependencies cannot be resolved wine1.4: PreDepends: dpkg (>= 1.15.7.2~) but 1.16.12ubuntu1 is to be installed Depends: ...
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Broken dependencies lib32asound2 [duplicate]

I am trying to install the lib32asound2 (dpkg -i lib32asound2_1.0.25-4ubuntu4_amd64.deb ) package on Ubuntu 13.1 but instead I get this message: (Reading database ... 224124 files and directories ...