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Blu-ray and DVD playback video looks like a negative image

I have installed all codecs and libraries i know of however, .mp4 and DVD playback works but the picture is off. my reputation isn't high enough to post a picture but i have a screenshot if anyone ...
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How can i install -lnsl

I am using xercesc xml library which needs -lnsl option ,but ld is throwing a error cannot find -lnsl. how can i install the library ?
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installation of fflas-ffpack library, blas library not found

I have a problem with installation of the fflas-ffpack library(http://www-ljk.imag.fr/membres/Jean-Guillaume.Dumas/FFLAS/). I've downloaded the installation archive file and extracted it into ...
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Problem with libGL1.so.1

Goodevening/Goodday, askubuntu community, I have a problem with 32bit applications (or at least, applications which require 32bit libraries). After installing a scientific library for C (DISLIN), I ...
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Error installing needed libraries for Steam

So I installed Steam from the steampowered.com download. Now that Steam's installed, when I try to run it I get the following: Steam needs to install these additional packages: ...
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Error while loading shared libraries

I'm using a software called GPUOcelot in order to be able to compile a software that I'm programming that uses CUDA. But my computer doesn't have any NVIDIA card, so that's the reason why I am using ...
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Evince can't open PDF files anymore

I always get this error when I try to open pdf files with evince: error while loading shared libraries: /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libpoppler.so.44: invalid ELF header Can someone please help me?
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installing libg2-dev on ubuntu 10.04 lucid

I am trying to install libg2-dev on my ubuntu 10.04. I did it from synaptic package manager and also used sudo apt-get install libg2-dev. When I am trying to configure a source code for a software I ...
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Can't understand difference between liblapack3 and liblapack3gf

I need to install the lapack library in an ubuntu computer for linking to a code I am developing. I have been told to apt-get install liblapack3, but the only one I found is liblapack3gf. My list of ...
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C Using Libraries Without IDE [closed]

This may be a stupid question. How do you use C libraries without an IDE? I want to only use a text editor.
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Error while loading shared libraries: libOSMesa.so.8: cannot open shared object

On Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, I need to install the libOSMesa8, one of the Mesa 3D libraries. In particular, I need the file libOSMesa.so.8 to run the graphic tool Asymptote. Only libosmesa6 is available ...
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Difference between llvm-dev and llvm-3.5-dev

Before install llvm-dev just install llvm-3.5-dev. I run example of llvmlite https://github.com/eliben/pykaleidoscope.git have error: Traceback (most recent call last): File "chapter3and4.py", ...
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Unable to install .deb files [duplicate]

I am recently change from Kubuntu to Xubuntu. I think some files might be deleted. I am trying to install Vlc Player and other .deb packages it throws following error. Please help Error: ...
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How to Program an Indicator into the Unity Panel

I'm working on an open source project and want to edit up one of the notifications for Ubuntu and install it into the Unity Panel (top black bar). How would I go about doing this? What files do I need ...
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Installing LibGlui on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I am having trouble installing libglui on my computer running ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I initially tried using a package manager as specified in this askubuntu thread, but had no such luck (the links ...
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sys/cdefs.h:no such file or directory on arm v7 architecture with ubuntu trusty

With amd64 i found in the blogs related to this that try installing lib6-dev-i386 to solve this but i really do not have any idea which package to install for arm v7 cpu on imx6 board so that this ...
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How to compile PythonMagick against custom lib path

I want to compile latest PythonMagick. I am able to compile older one compatible with Ubuntu 14.10 libs, but this version is not sufficient. First step was compile recent imagemagick packages itself ...
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GLIBCXX_3.4.20 not found, how to fix this error?

Whey I try to run the program Layout Editor (available on this site) on Ubuntu 14.04.1 64-bit LTS I get the following output in the terminal: $ layout layout: ...
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error: pcap library not found!

I want to install reaver and the error I am getting is: checking for gcc... gcc checking whether the C compiler works... yes checking for C compiler default output file name... a.out checking for ...
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What is the terminal command to install the whole gtk 3.14 libraries in ubuntu?

I want to develop linux apps for ubuntu using C. Now, for that I need to install the gtk 3.14 libraries and the dependencies. I already tried to install it by downloading the libraries, but was not ...
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How to download a certain version of a package?

I tried sudo apt-get install package-name=1.23, but apparently it is not available for this version of Ubuntu...? I get: E: Version '1.23 for package-name' was not found. Do I need a command line ...
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Installation of libgsl01dbl:i386 on 64 bit machine

I am trying to install 32 bit versions of libgsl01dbl:i386 and libgsl0-dev:386 on an Ubuntu 64 (12.04). I read that by doing sudo apt-get install libgsl0-dev:386 that it would automatically place the ...
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Building and using a lib without installing it? (e.g. libcurl)

I'd like to use libcurl (a lib that handles HTTP connections) by linking it statically to a program I am writing. I am new to building programs from their source, so I have no clue on how to do it ...
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How can I get librefblas.a on Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS Trusty?

For compiling a program I need librefblas.a Where and how I can obtain this library on Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS Trusty? Is there a Ubuntu package that I need to install for get this library?
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How to install libjawt.so in ubuntu 14.10

I am trying to use webex in Ubuntu 14.10. I followed another question on this topic. How to I make Cisco WebEx work with 13.10 64bit?. I need to install libjawt.so dependency in my system. I tried ...
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Why am I getting this error message when searching for a library?

I'm trying to install a custom Mightex software and at some point I get the following error message: configure: error: Cannot find required SDL library. So after googling I found this page I ...
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HDF5 and GSL library problem on Ubuntu 14.04.1 64-bit

I ran into errors in the installation of the FDTD software MEEP on Ubuntu.Although I have hdf5-tools and libhdf5 installed on my system(Ubuntu 14.04.1 64-bit), the make step of the installation of ...
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/usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lg2c

I am trying to run a code on UBUNTU 14.04 but its end up with an error ******/usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lg2c collect2: error: ld returned 1 exit status make: *** [graphics.exe] Error 1****** I am ...
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How do I restore these library paths/versions for libmount?

I'm still dealing with the ramifications of installing a util-linux version well in advance of Ubuntu Trusty, as given here: http://askubuntu.com/a/439065/129616 Specifically, libmount still looks ...
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Errors when trying to compile Android

Here's my error, any help would be greatly appreciated: libcore/luni/src/main/native/Register.cpp:36: error: undefined reference to 'register_android_system_OsConstants(_JNIEnv*)' clang: error: ...
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Missing libglademm-2.4.so.1 - where can I find this library for my embedded linux box?

I am trying to run FlyCap2 on my NVidia Jetson so that I can use my PointGrey FireFly MV machine vision camera. I am unable to run the main program because it is lacking a glade library. Any idea ...
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Why has 14.04 LTS no static libraries in some packages?

These are the udev development packages for the last three Ubuntu LTS releases. File list of package libudev-dev in lucid File list of package libudev-dev in precise File list of package libudev-dev ...
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gfortran compiling GILDAS fails with undefined references to libgio

I'm trying to compile the software package GILDAS (http://www.iram.fr/IRAMFR/GILDAS/) from source on 14.04, and am getting stuck on the make checks, with an error which seems to be an issue either ...
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Installing C POSIX libraies in ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I'm trying to install the following C POSIX libraries in ubuntu 14.04 but for some reason some of them won't intall. The libraries; sys/ioctl.h unistd.h locale.h ncursesw/ncurses.h Comands sudo ...
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App can't find libs even though they exist [duplicate]

I'm trying to launch an application (lets call it test), but it fails giving the following error: ./test ./test: error while loading shared libraries: libuuid.so.1: cannot open shared object file: No ...
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How to install lib32-gnutls in Ubuntu 14.04 32bit

I have a login problem with a game (league of legends - the login server did not respond).I found somewhere that I need to install lib32-gnutls to fix this problem, but I don't know how to do this. I ...
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How to compile with X11 library?

I'm trying to compile this code here: http://lists.kde.org/?l=kwin&m=115435217715650&w=2 I compile it with this line of code: gcc -lX11 -lstdc++ -L/usr/X11/lib -o icon icon.c but it keeps ...
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Is there any open-source way to make a static from a dynamic executable with no source code availability?

Let me explain the problem with an example. I use some old program in my day to day work, like for example xfig and pdfedit. Now, these programs are quite old and not updated too often; my fear is ...
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How to install C++ libraries in Ubuntu 14.04

I've been searching for a couple of hours but I haven't found anything yet. I want to know which is the preferred method for installing C/C++ libraries in Ubuntu 14.04. Is there a CLI command or ...
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trying to get MagicQ to work on 12.04

Iḿ trying to get MagicQ (a lighting technician programme) to work but until now I have just banged into a brick wall on everything I tried. I first downloaded the tar file and followed these ...
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How do I use graphics.h in Ubuntu?

Is there any Linux based compiler which supports graphics.h library? I want to implement graphic programs, so please kindly let me know if there is any such software. If not then how can I use it? ...
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Can't link libreadline on Ubuntu 14.04

this may be a very stupid error, but can't find any reference in the web. I try to compile this bare minimum readline example: #include <stdio.h> #include <malloc.h> #include ...
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How to get gfortran to work with i386? I have “undefined reference” errors. How to get a compatible libf2c?

I have Ubuntu 14.04 on a 64-bit machine. I would like to run gfortran -m32 for my f77 fortran code that also uses i386 CERN libraries. I downloaded Ubuntu packages cernlib, lib32gfortran-4.8-dev, and ...
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building problem with boost after upgrading ubuntu

I have a code that i can build and everything was working until I decide to upgrade my version of ubuntu for the 14.04 one. Now I have this kind of error messages : ...
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Unable to find phonon library

I am trying to build an application that requires the phonon library... I got an error because the lphonon was not found. so I tried to look for it... there is no "phonon" on my system. I tried ...
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Boost libraries compilation fails

I am trying to install boost libraries 1.49.0 on a machine running ubuntu server 14.04. The compilation of boost fails with the following errors. ...failed gcc.compile.c++ ...
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Should we be upgrading away from ubuntu.components 0.1?

Should we be upgrading away from ubuntu.components 0.1 in our ubuntu applications? I am working on one of the core apps, and many were unsure as to whether the current library (1.1 I think) offers ...
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Where to put my own libraries?

I have my own header files and libraries, which I don't want to copy for every new project, since this makes fixing bugs or adding new features to the library difficult. So I want to put them in a ...
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How to move the header files and binaries in FileSystem?

I have downloaded Imlib package in Home folder and perform the make there only. Now, my code where I am using #include "Imlib.h" is not able to find it. So how can I move the header files and binaries ...
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How to update “/usr/arm-linux-gnueabi/include/” libraries on ubuntu 12.04 LTS?

A Ubuntu 12.04 LTS platform is been used to develop embedded Linux software for ARM cortex-A8 hardware platform (beaglebone black). To communicate on the I2C bus on target device, it is recommended ...