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could not exec dpkg! e: sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (100) - I cant fix it

I have tried installing PHPMyAdmin via terminal by using the next command: sudo apt-get install phpmyadmin, the results of the terminal are as shown: > root@ns382469:~# apt-get install phpmyadmin ...
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DPKG Error code - Gnome, Gnome-core, Gnome-online-accounts,

When i try to install pretty much anything or typing -f install this outputs: jure@jure-desktop:~$ sudo apt-get install aptitude Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading ...
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Dependency problems with wkhtmltopdf when trying to install latest version

I'm trying to install the latest version of wkhtmltopdf on an ubuntu server 12.04. apt-get install wkhtmltopdf only installs version 0.9.9 and I need the latest version, 0.12.2.1. I was having trouble ...
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Regarding Too many errors in /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1),

Output of command on terminal at Ubuntu 14.04 LTS sudo apt-get install python No apport report written because MaxReports is reached already No apport report written because MaxReports is ...
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How to fix dpkg error [2]?

Every time I try to install or remove a package, I get this error. I thought maybe it was the hard disk, but a disk check gave me a clean bill of health. dpkg: unrecoverable fatal error, aborting: ...
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apt-get paralyzed by failed dropbox install

I tried to install dropbox on my system (Linux Mint 13). apt-get proceeded to download the 'dropbox' package. It says it installed it properly, but if I try to run dropbox from the GUI, it does not ...
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Installing VirtualBox gives “dpkg : error processing package”

dpkg: error processing package virtualbox-4.3is displayed on the terminal while installing VirtualBox. What can I to do install it properly? I tried downloading different versions of VirtualBox, but ...
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Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returns an error code (1) [on hold]

I am very new at Kali and Linux I am running vm`s through vmware station. My intent was to set up my usb wireless adapter alfa for a school project. When updating linux headings they had unmet ...
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/usr/bin/dpkg returned an error when remove & install broken packages

I tried to remove unstable openoffice and reinstall libreoffice however I accidently removed directory of openoffice under /opt before I purged it. Now I cannot clean the broken package, and cannot ...
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System starting with errors after VirtualBox4.3 install

I just did something really stupid while installing VirtualBox4.3 using deb file from their website. I have an intel notebook but when I downloaded the file I think I somehow downloaded an amd package ...
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E: Could not open file /var/lib/dpkg/status - open (2: No such file or directory)

When I use sudo apt-get update I get following error. E: Could not open file /var/lib/dpkg/status - open (2: No such file or directory) E: The package lists or status file could not be parsed or ...
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checkinstall working, but start scripts from debian folder missing and not installed

I am trying to install a debian package (tinc 1.1 pre11) from source to ubuntu: wget http://ftp.debian.org/debian/pool/main/t/tinc/tinc_1.1~pre11-1.dsc wget ...
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dpkg: error processing procps (--configure)

How can I fix this issue? user@server:/var/lib/dpkg/info$ sudo apt-get upgrade Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done The following packages ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 do not boot after dpkg-divert --local --rename --add [closed]

After upgrade my distro ubuntu 15.04, the mongodb stopped the automatic service and I could not restart it again. I did some search trying to find some solution to the problem and ended up running the ...
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Can't install codeblocks plugin

I can't install wxsmith plugin. It gives me the following error. dpkg: error processing archive /var/cache/apt/archives/codeblocks-contrib_13.12-3_amd64.deb (--unpack): trying to overwrite ...
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Reinstall package and its installed dependencies

I've got a package installed that is broken (the package itself, not its dependencies). Reinstalling it with sudo dpkg-reconfigure <package> or sudo apt-get --reinstall install <package> ...
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apt-get update doesn't work gives an error

Errors were encountered while processing: /var/cache/apt/archives/libsdl2_2.0.3+z4~20140315-8621-1ppa1trusty1_i386.deb ...
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Problem installing apache 2 in ubuntu 14.04: dpkg:- error processing package javascript-common (--configure):

I was trying to reinstall my apache 2 after un-installing it. But on installing it using command- sudo apt-get install apache2 i am getting error- rahul@rahulpc:~$ sudo apt-get install apache2 ...
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Can't install prozilla on ubuntu gnome 14.10

i am getting this error while installing prozilla: (Reading database ... 100% (Reading database ... 154269 files and directories currently installed.) Preparing to unpack ...
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How to debug dpkg configure error in subprocess post-installation?

In short: I am trying to install spamassassin but dpkg returns only with: dpkg: error processing spamassassin (--configure): subprocess installed post-installation script returned error exit status 1 ...
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apt-get update: Clearsigned file is not valid, got 'NODATA'

I'm getting the following error on running sudo apt-get update : sudo apt-get update Get:1 http://dl.google.com stable InRelease 100% ...
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apt-get: No space left on device (12.04)

I have read every thread I could find -- even the ones that say that the question has been answered elsewhere but none of them address the specific issue I am having. Update Manager ran and produced ...
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How to uninstall plex from ubuntu

I am finding it impossible to completely remove plex from my Ubuntu system, i get the following error: davewold@ubuntuhome:~$ sudo aptitude purge plexmediaserver [sudo] password for davewold: no ...
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Updating Ubuntu, Unmet dependencies

When trying to open Ubuntu Software center getting this: This error could be caused by required additional software packages which are missing or not installable. Furthermore there could be a ...
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DEB package: Shell script with debconf does not show input dialog

The following config script inside control.tar.gz #!/bin/sh -e . /usr/share/debconf/confmodule db_fset mailadmin/database_host seen false db_clear db_purge db_input medium mailadmin/database_host ...
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Installation of application stuck on 12.04 [closed]

I have installed 12.04 (32-bit). I have created two users: one administrator and one regular user. When installing Ubuntu Customization Kit it was stalling when trying to install the additional ...
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not able to install samba

I am not able install samba. When i am try to install samba by this command 'sudo apt-get install samba4' then it's give below error. ERROR: Invalid smb.conf /var/lib/dpkg/info/samba4.postinst: 14: ...
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Message 'E:dpkg was interrupted, you must manually run 'sudo dpkg --configure -a' to correct the problem.'

Whenever I am trying to get the update I am getting the error at the last line: Ign http://in.archive.ubuntu.com trusty-updates/multiverse Translation-en_IN Ign http://in.archive.ubuntu.com ...
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Get list of installed packages?

I want to have a list of all packages that are installed on my server but the command dpkg --get-selections > ~/Package.list doesnt do anything! When i execute it there is no file called ...
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i have a C# mono application and it has n number of .dll files,i want to create debian package for same,but i found following error

debian/rules: #!/usr/bin/make -f override_dh_auto_build: %: dh $@ --with cli debian/control: Source: cf-test-4-1.0 Section: unknown Priority: optional Maintainer: Developer ...
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How to access the user environment from a dpkg hook/application ran as root?

I have an application that is executed each time dpkg is called using a hook DPkg::Post-Invoke {"<path to my app>/my-app";}; The application needs to read the gsettings of the current ...
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how to reset dpkg completely

Is there anyway I can reinstall dpkg and apt-get from ground up, and reset dependencies to the default one when ubuntu is installed. Iam also having a problem with /va/lib/dpkg/available I reached a ...
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dpkg: error: dpkg status database is locked by another process

I just wondered if somebody could tell me what this means: E: dpkg ble avbrutt. Du må kjøre «sudo dpkg --configure -a» manuelt for å rette problemet, reidsr@ubuntu:~$ sudo dpkg --configure -a dpkg: ...
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Package Upgrade Failure dpkg returned an error code (1)

so Upon upgrading to Ubuntu 14.10 Utopic Unicorn It ran into errors as it tried installing new things and one was Noobslab "Run As Administrator" it failed to upgrade and now im stuck with this when ...
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E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)

When i try to remove Java sudo apt-get remove jdk1.8.0-40. I get this: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done The following packages will be ...
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apt-get hook for post transaction

I try to accomplish the following: I have set xattr for some binaries, but everytime there is an update, the xattr get lost, because apt-get/dpkg replace the binary with the new version. Now I would ...
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shim-singned unrecognised option --target

after my ubuntu was freaked out i had no desktop no menus only tty1->6 access and after doing a lot of things i managed to get the desktop back by apt-get install ubuntu-desktop && unity. ...
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Package mysql-server-5.5 is not configured yet.. I am using nethunter in oneplus one

root@kali:~# apt-get install mysql Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done E: Unable to locate package mysql ...
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E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1) problem with dpkg?

I wanted to install arm-none-eabi-gcc and I have encountered the above error. I know that the problem is generic and I need to read lines above that message but after analyzing error lines I still do ...
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dpkg: error processing package w3c-markup-validator

I have installed w3c-markup-validator on Ubuntu 14.04 with this command: sudo apt-get install w3c-markup-validator After that, each time I run apt-get update, apt-get upgrade or apt-get install I ...
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atlas lib symlink stuck in master-slave deadlock

after a few rounds of installs and removes, trying to get Atlas and OpenBLAS to be friend with each other, i have this update-alternatives error, which i think is really a master-slave deadlock, ie. ...
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Mysql strange installations problems (logger: command not found)

This problem is really strange, I have tried many ways to solve but nothing worked. My last output was: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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Checkinstall .deb package not create empty directories

I'm trying to create a .deb package for my xymon-client installation, but it is not creating the empty directories used for logs and temp files. If I run checkinstall -D make install or checkinstall ...
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Sentinella Cannot be installed on ubuntu 14.10 above

From Ubuntu 14.10, Sentinella cannot be installed on Ubuntu, neither by software centre nor by terminal. The terminal ends with the error appu@Ujjayini-Aspire-5738:~$ sudo apt-get install sentinella ...
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Error installing packages or updating due to dpkg: error processing linux-image-extra-3.11.0-15-generic

A few days back I tried to install 0ad, a game, through the terminal. I accidentally closed the terminal before it was finished and now I can't install or update any program on my machine. I'm running ...
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UHD Problem in Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS

I'm a new user to the Linux OS. I've a project to be done using the USRP1. I'm using Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS, after installing Gnu-radio using the command: sudo apt-get install gnuradio Then I tried ...
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Where is iscan-data_1.22.0-1_all.deb?

I'm trying to set up the scanner driver for my Epson WF-3520 printer. I started with sudo dpkg -i iscan-network-nt_1.1.1-1_amd64.deb after downloading that `.deb' file from the Epson website. ...
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dpkg: error processing package resolvconf (--configure): (current status `half-installed')

I was installing g++ and the progress remained 0% for long time. So, I thought there is some problem with reolveconf and executed the following commands. sudo apt-get --download-only --reinstall ...
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Install with dpkg from archive [duplicate]

I have to reinstall my 14.04 machine which is only a few days old, but I have had some sound driver issues and I think its best to just start fresh. However, I do not want to download everything ...
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dpkg error while installing any package

dpkg: error processing package click (--configure): subprocess installed post-installation script returned error exit status 1 Errors were encountered while processing: click E: Sub-process ...