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Ubuntu 14.04.4 LTS update post-installation error exit status 2

I use the muon updater; it's worked fine until now on this 64-bit system. Today, it returned this: linux-image-3.16.0-70-generic subprocess installed post-installation script returned error exit ...
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Can't install Steam because of unmet dependencies

Today I tried to install Steam using sudo apt-get install steam. It didn't work and showed me this error: barend@barend-ubu:~$ sudo apt-get install steam Reading package lists... Done Building ...
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easy way to make a fake package depending on libfoo-dev's when compiling from source? [duplicate]

I often install various development libs required by some package I'm compiling from source and/or hacking on temporarily. I like keeping track of what I install in these situations so that I can ...
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How do i install wine in Ubuntu 14.04 lts?

I have been trying to install wine but when i use the command sudo apt-get install wine i get this message: Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have requested an impossible ...
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cannot install qtbase5-dev due to unmet dependencies

I need to install qtbase5-dev but $> sudo apt-get install qtbase5-dev Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some packages could not be ...
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kubuntu 15.10 - Each time I try to install something I get the same dependency errors but the package seems to install OK

I get the following every time I try to install anything. It always seems to install OK but I'd rather not get the errors, what am I supposed to do to fix this? All I'd like to know really is where to ...
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Why are there no tests to prevent all file conflicts during package installation?

After experiencing a lot of file conflicts in stable and beta versions of Ubuntu 14.05, 15.10 and 16.04 and hacking a bit in auto-apt and getting to know the format of Contents.gz files provided by ...
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Webex on Ubuntu 16.04

I'm trying to get Webext to work. I read this http://www.linuxintro.org/wiki/Use_WebEx_with_Linux which tells me to check for missing dependencies via ldd *.so | grep "not found" It gives me this ...
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shared librarys and depency problems

Trying to run epsxe and get : ./epsxe: error while loading shared libraries: libncurses.so.5: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory Yet when tring to install libncurses its ...
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Reinstall ubuntu 14 04.4

I have Lenovo Ideapad - Graphics adapter: Intel HD Graphics 5500, Core: 300-850 MHz, single-channel, 10.18.14.4332. When I open the computer I see a massage that "the system is running in low ...
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Unable to resolve Unmet build dependencies

I'm trying to install AMD driver for my graphic card Firepro V7900 this the installation log: Generating package: Ubuntu/precise Resolving build dependencies... Unable to resolve Unmet build ...
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Trying to install R generates unmet dependencies in Ubuntu 14.04

I've followed the instalation of R (first r-base) as I always did - adding mirror, genereate the correct key, then sudo apt-get update and sudo apt-get install. But now I'm getting unmet dependencies ...
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apt-get install not install dependencies

I faced a really weird issue recently in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Here are the steps: I have a deb package called test.deb which has dependency on xorg-dev Then I tried to install this deb package by sudo ...
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Installing Iscan for Epson SX425W

I downloaded the All-In-One package for the SX420, as this was the one listed for my specific printer, extracted it, and ran intall.sh in a terminal. The output was as follows: draganglas@draganglas-...
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Umnet dependency errors in ubuntu 15.10

I've been getting these umnet dependency errors for quite a lot of things since I installed Ubuntu 15.10. libxine2-dev : Depends: libxine2-bin (= 1.2.6-1build3) but it is not going to be installed ...
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Gnome dependency problems with Nvidia drivers

I am running Ubuntu 14.04. I once installed the nvidia drivers (nvidia-355) and then after a few days I installed Gnome 3.10. It kept complaining about some dependency problem so I figured it'd be ...
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Help to fix dependencies to restore Xorg on Ubuntu 14.04

I'm a neophyte for configuring ubuntu (14.04). To resume briefly my problem, I tried to configure my Nvidia graphic card on my computer, I tried several things but nothings worked, so in searching ...
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Too many graphical interfaces?

Ive installed kde, unity8 and gnome and now I have missing dependencies. Can anyone help me? sudo apt-get -f install sudo apt-get autoremove and others wont work. for example: sudo apt-get purge ...
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How do I resolve this libudev1:i386 dependancy issue when installing steam on 14.0.4?

I am currently attempting to install Steam on Ubuntu 10.0.4. I ran into the follow issue while installing: "Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... ...
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How to resolve unmet dependencies following failed upgrade from ubuntu 14.04 to 15.10

On an old workstation I upgraded ubuntu 14.04 to 15.10 through do-release-upgrade but now I can't upgrade any software using apt-get. I tried "apt-get -f install" but here is the output: # apt-get -...
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Installed wrong libc6-dev Version

I wanted to install an ARK server on my ubuntu server 14.04 LTS and I think I completely messed up my system entirely. What I did was this. nano /etc/apt/sources.list and added this to the file #...
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Can't find broken packages

Xubuntu 14.04 on a Macbook pro. There seems to be a serious problem with dpkg as there were only a few updates available when I logged into Ubuntu after more than a month. Also when I try to install ...
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Steam not installing - unmet dependencies

I can't seem to install steam. Everything in the Software Center seems to run smoothly, but then this happens. (Excuse my possibly obvious question, I installed Ubuntu about 30 minutes ago with not ...
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Unmet dependency issue after failed Skype install

I'm pretty new to linux/ubuntu so I have no idea what is going on. I tried searching some of the errors I'm having online, and I tend to see similar information that hasn't helped. I figure I should ...
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Wine on Ubuntu 15.10

I have updated my OS from 14.04 to 15.10 (Both AMD64). In the past, wine installs without any problem on 14.04 machines, but this time there are problems. I tried to install wine(Microsoft Windows ...
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Unable to install default ubuntu desktop

I tried KDE environment for ubuntu 14.04, which ran horribly in my laptop, especially with all those messed up eclipse shortcuts . To fix that I tried uninstalling it, but it didn't work. Also messed ...
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How Do I install kldutils on 15.10

Basically, there's something I want to install that has this in it's dependency tree (bcmwl-kernel-source), but apt-get installing it doesn't work whether I hyphenate it or not. So how can I get kld-...
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E: Unable to locate package libsystemd-dev

I am trying to install libsystemd-dev using apt-get on Ubuntu 14.04. While executing this, I get the following error: **Installing pre-install packages .... Reading package lists... Done Building ...
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Installation of mono 4.2.1 over mono 3.2.8 on ubuntu 14.04 amd 64, results some unmet dependencies

In End user machine(ubuntu 14.04 LTS) there is some mono-applications such as tomboy, banshee are pre-installed which runs on mono-3.2.8. Now i have another mono-application and i want to run it on ...
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code::blocks on Xenial Beta

Attempting to install code::blocks through the PPA with apt-get and not having much luck. I keep receiving these errors: The following packages have unmet dependencies. libcodeblocks0 : Depends: ...
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Can't install debian package

I'm trying to create and install my own deb package: fotorator_1.0-1.deb. When I try to use gdebi fotorator_1.0-1.deb, I get following error: root@kiosk-HP:~/Desktop# gdebi fotorator_1.0-1.deb ...
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System Crashing

I have been trying to install pure data 'pd-extended' and I got this error: unknown error:<clas 'SystemError''>'(E:Malformed line 58 in source list/etc/apt/sources.list.(distparse))'.This ...
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can't install software, apparently installed packages have unmet dependencies

I've got a DELL n5110 laptop, with intel i3-2330m cpu @ 2.20GHz x 4, 64 bit OS system, ubuntu 14.04 LTS operating system. The error that comes up is upon start up, and it gives me the option of ...
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dpkg dependency problems due to different installed versions

Can someone help me to solve this problem? Below is the output when performing sudo dpkg --configure -a Output: sudo dpkg --configure -a dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of libapt-pkg4....
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apt-get broken after version update (unmet dependencies)

I did an upgrade for 14.04-->15.10 with the software update tool. I logged back in and tried to upgrade/update. I'm met with error messages about unmet dependencies have to do with TeXlive which are ...
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dependency problems prevent configuration of linux-generic-pae

ok I am a turn key operator I need things in step by step I can do apt-get update apt-get dist-upgrade apt-get-remove more I have 12.04.5 LTS set up by my now deceased husband I want to update php ...
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dpkg: error processing archive /var/cache/apt/archives/linux-image-3.16.0-43-generic_3.16.0-43.58_amd64.deb

I would love to be more descriptive, but honestly I have no idea what is wrong here. When I try to install htop I get Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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Cant install VLC

I am new to Ubuntu. while trying to update the vlc in order to be able to play certain videos, I screwed up and now im unable to install a new version of the VLC media player. while doing this, I was ...
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Eclipse - Package dependencies cannot be resolved

I know there are a lot of questions on this topic, and I tried a lot of options that worked for some people, but I just cannot get this done. I am trying to install Eclipse on my Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, and ...
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How to install dependencies of a program

I am trying install a program named Teletalk 3G in my ubuntu 15.10. However there seems to be some dependencies missing, so i ran the "ldd" command to see which dependencies were missing. I got these ...
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Error with vlc installation, dependency

I recently updated Ubuntu 14.04 from software updater. After update some packages were removed. after that I found that vlc has been also removed from my system. So I tried to install vlc and its ...
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apt-get upgrade Unmet dependencies

I'm using an Ubuntu 14.04 system. I tried to upgrade my repositories using apt-get upgrade but I got this error. Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done You might want to ...
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Ubuntu giving issues after installing wine - unmet dependencies

First I got an error on my taskbar saying that I have unmet dependencies So, I sequentially tried the following. sudo -i apt-get autoclean apt-get clean apt-get update got following error .........
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Trouble installing freeglut package

Here are the outputs from running the respective commands: sudo apt-get update results http://paste.ubuntu.com/15291163/ sudo apt-get install build-essential results http://paste.ubuntu.com/...
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Install packages by itself

Did some research, now I hit a brick wall... I want to install mopidy to stream music from an old pc running ubuntu 12.04.5 server lts 32bit. When I set it up as told from their website I get this ...
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“unmet dependencies” while installing gtk +3 [duplicate]

Trying to install GTK as it was required by a another package. So I ran apt-get install libgtk-3-dev But getting unmet dependencies error. Output Reading package lists... Done Building ...
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“unmet dependencies” after upgrading to Ubuntu 15.10

I upgraded ubuntu to 15.10, then I tried to compile a gtk app and found out I had no GTK installed. So I ran sudo apt-get install libgtk-3-dev but this is the output Reading package lists... Done ...
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Unmet ruby dependency, but ruby installed

In an Ubuntu 14.04 server, I needed a recent version of ruby-passenger. The version I need is not available in the repositories yet (4.0.53-1). I obtained a deb and trying installing it with dpkg. ...
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LightDm fail - I can't get the login screen - Some packages can not be installed Depends libcheese7 and libcheese-gtk23

I can not get the login screen. I have tried the suggestions given in the forums, such as uninstall lightDm or gdm and install again, but it does not work. I get the following message when I try to ...