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How to save vmware player library?

Using Ubuntu 11.10 and Vmware Player 4.0. Every time when I open the vmware player, the last library was not there (it was just blank). I can manually add it and it is working then. Anyone ...
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missing libraries in ubuntu 11.10 - used to work perfect in ubuntu 11.04

I'm trying to install the Aventail tunnel client to connect to my workplace server. I'm getting the following error when I run the installer script: Using certificates in /etc/ssl/certs One or more ...
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How do I downgrade libglib2? (from glib 2.31 to 2.30?)

EDIT: NEW FORMULATION OF THE QUESTION I have the wrong version of libglib2 installed. I had some experimental repo that broke everything. From this source, ...
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Refresh database in banshee

I have a library of around 20k songs and it takes forever to banshee to index it. I would like to force a database refresh by cron. My PC starts every night to do the backup with my cloud backup ...
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How to install 64-bit libraries on 32-bit system?

I need to cross-compile for 64-bit architecture on a 32-bit platform (using gcc-multilib and -m64 flag). For this I need to install 64-bit versions of the dependent libraries. How do I do that?
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How to install libraries?

When I was installing the application (tracker-0.10.24) I've got this message: Package requirements (glib-2.0 >= 2.26.0 gobject-2.0 >= 2.26.0 ...
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What files can I delete to avoid repeating the Python libraries?

I installed SAGE mathematics from binary because there was no package for it in synaptic. From reading on the web I learned that SAGE brings its own python libraries rather than using the ones Ubuntu ...
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What is exact purpose to have optimized libc6? [closed]

On Ubuntu 10.04 I tried to run 3rd party commercial application [Written in C] (I did not have sources for it). It was crashing constantly without special reason (segmentation fault). An error looked ...
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How can I make libjpeg available to python2.5?

I am running Ubuntu 11.04. Along with python 2.7 I have also 2.6 and 2.5. I am using 2.5 version to work and deploy my applications on App Engine. I have installed PIL (Python Image library) but ...
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Where can I find the source for libtracker-miner?

I've compiled Tracker from sources as described here. But when running 'tracker-control' it says something about not being able to load libtracker-miner-0.12.so.0 (see error message below). Where can ...
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Why is /usr/lib/libGL.so.1 always linked to libGL.mesa.so?

I use the nvidia binary drivers and therefore need those libGL* links in /usr/lib to point to /usr/lib/nvidia-current. But Ubuntu insists on pointing libGL.so.1 (not libGL.so) to libGL.mesa.so ...
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Computer Janitor

I'm willing to use Computer Janitor but I'm afraid to lose some important libraries. Is it secure to use Computer Janitor? Thanks in advance.
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Broke Evince / Missing libevdocument library

After a botched Gnome 3 install I managed to revert back to classic and everything seems to be working fine. Everything, that is, aside from Evince. I was trying to open a PDF file and Evince just ...
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Libraries used by C# executables

I am having a problem when I try to run C# executables (compiled with mono C# compiler at 10.10 server) inside a chroot jail. In order to run the executable inside the jail I need to include the ...
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Why is /lib/libc.so.6 missing?

find | grep libc.so.6 reveals that it's in /lib/i386-linux-gnu/libc.so.6, but a script I was running expected it to be directly under /lib, so why isn't there at least a symlink? Would I risk ...
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How do I determine what packages require a certain library?

I currently have a bunch of KDE libraries installed on my computer, and I want to find out what packages I have installed that require them. Does any one know a quick way to do this? I'd prefer a ...
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How do I build Qt Static Libraries?

I'm Developing QT and I want to know how to build static libraries. Well, I searched a lot. But the Reason I asked is that I've installed these from Synaptic: libqt4-core libqt4-gui ...
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How to get 32 bit version of libraries on Ubuntu 64 bit?

I'm trying to compile a program which uses Google's V8 library (which is 32 bit). Therefore any library I use within my program also has to be 32 bit. Where can I download the 32 bit version of ...
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Why do I need lib64 on my 32 bit machine?

I am trying to install Oracle on my 32-bit machine that runs Ubuntu 10.4. I am following install Oracle on Ubuntu tutorial. At the very first step there is a requirement to manually install library ...
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Need help fixing a strange path error in bash

I have two executable files I downloaded and am trying to add to the path. They are located in /home/user/folder and the specific files are /home/user/folder/app1 /home/user/folder/app2 Both ...
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How can I install Java libraries such as the jMonkey Engine system-wide?

I want to install the jMonkey Engine system-wide so that all users can use it. Where do I put these files? $ unzip -q jME2_0_1-StableDistribution.zip $ tree -Fn ...
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What can I do about missing libgdk_pixbuf-2.0.la?

I'm trying to compile an application (peekabot) from source on a clean install of 10.10 (this is under VirtualBox on OS X, but I don't think that this is a problem). When it performs a linking step it ...
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libunrar.so not found

I'm having trouble installing libunrar.so. It's required for Calibre to convert CBR files. Anyone an idea on where to get it (package or source)?
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Transferring Libraries from Windows 7 into Wine

I was wondering if I would be able to transfer my libraries from my Windows 7 partition to Wine. I am pretty sure this is legal because I would be using the libraries from a Windows installation that ...
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Is it safe to upgrade glibc to 2.2?

I've been looking at purchasing MarbleBlast Gold from Torque and a game called Orbz and one of the requirements is glibc2.2+ I've done a little research around the issue and noticed that Ubuntu uses ...
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If I need a specific library how do I find out which packages can install that library? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I find the package that provides a file? If I know the name of a library (Eg. libnss3.so) how do I figure out which package to install to get this library? Is ...