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14.04 Unable to install correct package

I'm attempting to configure an oculus rift for this I need to execture ./OculusConfigUtil_i386 This gives me the following error: ./OculusConfigUtil_i386: error while loading shared libraries: ...
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Search for a library in software center

I search a library called pango in 12.04 software center, but it returns nothing. But if I search for libpango, it will returns libpango1.0-dev. I wonder how to search for a library in a correct ...
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How can I fix library conflicts during compilation stemmed from manually installed packages from source code?

I have Ubuntu 14.04 upgraded from 12.04 making dist-upgrades. I did many manual installations such as ffmpeg, libglib and so on, in the past. I have a nice custom distro now, it works well but I have ...
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corrupted “/etc/ld.so.conf” file, how can I fix it?

I am trying to compile Simple Screen Recorder in this link https://github.com/MaartenBaert/ssr. I had linker error due to wrong library path. While checking out library paths I noticed that I had ...
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How to get appropriate lib package name for a specific header file [duplicate]

It's common problem that we get some error like "abc.h no such file" when compile source. Only way to find the solution(as i know) is search in internet. What i need to do, compile the source, it will ...
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“pkg-config --modversion glib-2.0” reports older version

I have Ubuntu 14.04 32 bit. I am trying to compile an application from source code. It gives me an error message during linking in make process though ./autogen.sh and ./configure passed without ...
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ldconfig finds a library, ldd still doesn't

EDIT: Found the answer -- the binary is 32bit, I was installing 64bit libraries. Installing like sudo apt-get install libsdl1.2debian:i386 works. I'm trying to get Dwarf Fortress to work under Ubuntu ...
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Screen freezes after screen saver when watching fullscreen videos. Disable screensaver when using flash

Update: libflashplayer is installed on my system, firefox just isnt using it.... I discovered this hack-sawing through my root directory with ls -R / | grep libflashplayer I want to disable the ...
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How to run HipHop with an old libc6

Coming from here→ libc.so.6: version `GLIBC_2.16' not found I see that is somewhat possible to run a programs against a library that is not hard installed in the OS. I would want to know how to ...
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error while loading shared libraries: libmysqlclient.so.15: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

I'm with this error when i execute my db_server **root@v-8966:/home/talisman/db# ./db_server ./db_server: error while loading shared libraries: libmysqlclient.so.15: cannot open shared object file: ...
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xml2 installed but not found during compilation

I'm trying to compile the lib https://github.com/bjz/gl-rs. I'm getting an error when running make: error: linking with `cc` failed: exit code: 1 (a long list of linker args follows) note: /usr/bin/...
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fatal error: sys/cdefs.h: No such file or directory|

It has been weeks that I am trying to use Code::Blocks IDE on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS to program Atmega16, however I am hindered by the following error while compiling/building the program in C::B /usr/...
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Steam Ubuntu 14.04 libGL.so.1 Bumblebee

I'm trying to install Steam on Ubuntu 14.04 but I'm missing a library You are missing the following 32-bit libraries, and Steam may not run: libGL.so.1 I have installed libgl1-mesa-glx:i386 but it ...
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How do you add the Allegro library to CodeBlocks?

I’m trying to add the Allegro library to the CodeBlocks IDE. Until recently I had been using windows, which meant going to programs -> CodeBlock and then adding the libraries folders into the ...
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Is it okay (or not) to symlink libraries to overcome “cannot open shared object” errors?

Sometimes, for one reason or another, a program hasn't specified or included all its dependencies correctly, and starting it up results in errors indicating missing dependencies. A typical error is ...
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Allegro4 and Allegro5 dev seems to not want to install together

Installing via synapic on a new Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, the allegro 4 and 5 development packages Ubuntu seem to act as if mutually exclusive and give me an exclamation point saying that one will need to be ...
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Why does root take ownership of my files?

I'm new to Linux and trying to install a library from Github. I cloned https://github.com/AngryLawyer/rust-sdl2 in /home/username/documents/ and ran make as per instructions. Now the entire rust-sdl2 ...
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Remove all development libraries

I've built a few apps from source which required development libraries. And when I installed them, they installed more -dev dependencies. Now I want to remove those libraries. The command sudo apt-...
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Why is libtiff.so.4 not recognized?

I recently updated from ubuntu 13.10 to 14.04 LTS. I was using Smoldyn, a particle-based simulation package, but since the update it doesn't work anymore. After typing smoldyn I get the following ...
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Changing Wine dlls overrides configuration from terminal

Well, I have a problem with two Wine programs. One of the need a DLL with a "(native,builtin)" configuration and the other with any configuration but that one. So my question is that is there a way ...
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After updating the system to 14.04, an application fails due to lack of libpng15. How do i obtain it?

After updating my Kubuntu to 14.04, one of applications (the "King Arthur's Gold" indie game) would fail due to lack of libpng15 in the system. The error message is: [13:47:13] PNG warning: ...
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Myth 2 on 64 bit Xubuntu 13.10 needing libs openal 32 bit, and how to install that?

I Have Myth 2 Soulblighter with no in game sound at all. Which needs lib-openal 32 bit for it to actually work. I'm of course running Xubuntu 13.10 64 bit, any one know how to get this installed for ...
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How to solve missing libmng.so.1 in Trusty (14.04) Package is no more available

I would like to run SoulseekQT. However unfortunately one of the dependencies is libmng1, which is no more included in Trusty. sudo apt-get install libmng.so.1 or libmng1 or libmng1:i386 in Trusty (14....
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Is my sound card dead? Ubuntu/Xubuntu no audio

I was wondering if anyone knew how I can check to see if my sound card is no longer functional or if I'm missing some libraries or something. The sound was working fine for a while and then it just ...
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Why are boost package libs installed to /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu?

After running sudo apt-get install libboost-all-dev on ubuntu 14.04 amd64 desktop (Trusty Tahr), I found that all the libs are installed into /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/ instead of /usr/lib/ ...
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I cant install libraries [duplicate]

I typed in: apt-get install git-core libqt4-dev and I got an error saying: could not open lock file /var/lib/dpkg/lock - open (13: permission denied) unable to lock the administration directory (/...
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Can't launch JD-GUI on Ubuntu 12.10 64bits

When I try to open JD-GUI via the terminal it gives me the following error error while loading shared libraries: libgtk-x11-2.0.so.0: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory So ...
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Libpcap not found in /usr/lib or /lib after apt installation

I installed jnetpcap but it showed error that libpcap.so is not found, so I used sudo apt-get install libpcap-dev but when I grep libpcap in /lib and /usr/lib it is not there, am I missing ...
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How to add paths in ubuntu

I know that this is a very popular question with a lot of threads already about it, but unfortunately after trying some of the suggestions I didn't manage to solve my problem, so I am posting a new ...
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How do I get the pcap lib on Ubuntu?

I have a programming assignment where I need to use the pcap lib. #define _BSD_SOURCE #include <stdio.h> #include <stdlib.h> #include <string.h> #include <pcap.h> // <-- ...
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Where does the command make search for libraries

I wonder if you can tell me the path make command uses to search for libraries and header files, I'm getting these errors posted in my question and I wanna check the path manually. I have Ubuntu 12....
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the Android libraries to Ubuntu system

Hello How can I add the Android libraries to Ubuntu system, in order to run Android applications without the use of the emulator
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“/usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lboost_python-mt" installing pycuda 2011.2.2

Trying to install PyCuda I followed these instructions as I ran into that problem but unfortunately I am still getting the error: c++ -pthread -shared -Wl,-Bsymbolic-functions -Wl,-Bsymbolic-...
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ldconfig ignores some files under /usr/local/lib/

When trying to start a certain program, I got the following error message: error while loading shared libraries: foo.so.0: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory Therefore I ...
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apt-get: you have held broken packages

Everything was working normally, but now libstdc++ seems to be broken. So I try to reinstall it. Things like: sudo apt-get remove stdc++ sudo apt-get autoclean sudo apt-get -f install sudo apt-get -u ...
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apt-get update not working + ubuntu 32-bit Vs 64-bit

I am a newbie to linux platform.Please don't mark this question as duplicate before reading it completely.! My system is running on intel i5 processor and the OS I recently installed is 64-bit Ubuntu ...
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libgnome-window-settings-dev - package not found

I use UBuntu 12.04 LTS - I have to install all dependencies listed here: link Apt can't install libgnome-window-settings-dev sudo apt-get install libgnome-window-settings-dev package not found. ...
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Installation of i386 Deb(Hangul 2008) into AMD64 architecture; dpkg/library error

I'm using chrubuntu 12.04 LTS on acer chromebook c720. As I'm korean, I'm trying to install 'Hangul 2008 Linux', Korean style 'MS-word' software made for linux users. Becuase it is only for i386 ...
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How to intall python library from a repository

I'm a long time windows user who has made the plunge to ubuntu. Some things I like, somethings I don't like and most...well most I just don't understand as of yet. I mostly get Apt-get. Groovy. I ...
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Unable to install cint on Ubuntu 12.04

I am trying to build cint from sources on Ubuntu 12.04. However it complains about libreadline: ~/Desktop/cint-5.18.00 » ./configure Guessing architecture to be linuxx8664gcc Using current CINT ...
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Missed libraries (lidn, lldap)

Command make induces error message /usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lidn /usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lldap collect2: ld returned 1 exit status make[2]: *** [../bin/SomeApp] Error 1 make[1]: *** [CMakeFiles/...
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Where are the compiled SDL libraries?

I compiled the SDL 2 libraries as described here What is the general procedure to install development libraries in Ubuntu? What I would like to know, is where are these libraries actually located ...
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Cannot install adobe air on 13.10; i386 pkgs don't exist [duplicate]

I need Adobe Air for an important software that is only delivered via that platform, but it'll be used on a box that has Ubuntu x64. So there's no way around that. From my research, the consensus is ...
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How to install mpfr-3.1.2 in Ubuntu 13.04

I have Ubuntu 13.04 with processor "Intel® Core™2 Duo CPU E8400 @ 3.00GHz × 2 " I m trying to install mpfr-3.1.2 but the error is coming. "ERROR! The versions of gmp.h (5.1.3) and libgmp (5.0.5) do ...
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Removed libgcc1, libc6 and libstdc++6

I have removed the mentioned libraries. Then my system disconnected from NIS service and many packages are being removed. The problem is I am not even able to login in my system. When i restarted it ...
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“You are missing the following 32-bit libraries, and Steam may not run: libc.so.6” The common fixes don't work, [duplicate]

So I know this is a problem that has been asked around a lot, but I've tried a bunch of solutions with no success. I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 (64 bit), and I just installed it yesterday. This is my ...
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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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Which candidate should be installed for libeigen2 and libconfig++ from repository?

I need to install libeigen2 and libconfig++ for compilation of a source code but it is lacking. What library cadidates need to be intalled, -dev dbg or such ?
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Missing Librarries and unsure as to which ones?

I have a very small and simple program #include <iostream> #include <fstream> #include <cstring> #include <cstdlib> using namespace std; int main() { ifstream inf("artists....
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Unable to include libv8 in a c++ app

I was trying to use the libv8-3.8.9.20 package in my c++ script. The package is installed in /usr/lib/ as supposed but if I try to compile my script using g++ script.cpp -Iv8 command, nothing happens. ...