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How to install Sage on Ubuntu?

So I was following the instructions here - https://help.ubuntu.com/community/SAGE The apt get command on your link doesn't find anything. And what is this instruction of putting a link to the "sage ...
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Tryiing to install octodad dadliest catch

I have purchased a video game from humble bumble and have downloaded the file but don't know why it wont open and install. the game is octodad dadliest catch for linux operating system, it is ...
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Could not start synaptic and Software download center

I got the following error when I tried to install a software using synaptic, "E: Encountered a section with no Package: header E: Problem with MergeList ...
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how to remove burg-pc error

When applying any software from Ubuntu Software Center it tells me that: Errors were encountered while processing: burg-pc The software installed, but because of the error I need to remove it.
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Why won't Ubuntu Software Center let me edit my review?

So I've just recently decided to try out MonoDevelop for other things after writing a review a while back about .pyproj files not being supported... turns out, I'm unable to edit my review for it to ...
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Erro Package Dependencies cannot be resolved on install software [duplicate]

When i am trying to install transmageddon in my ubuntu12.04 .It produces error that says,Package Dependencies cannot be resolved. The following packages have unmet dependencies: transmageddon: ...
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Errors when trying updates and software center [duplicate]

Getting errors when trying software center and updates manager. various other things don't work either. error relates to Battery: E:Encountered a section with no Package: header E:Problem with ...
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SSL (TLS) Handshake Error: Ubuntu Software Center [closed]

I am trying to install software through the Ubuntu Software Center. When I click on the "Buy" button, a popup opens titled Terms Of Use with this content: Unable to load page Problem ...
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Software Updater: Requires installation of un-trusted packages

I used "sudo apt-get update" command in terminal and resulted with below log, Help me to fix this issue, thanks in advance for your kind reply. LOG:(I made typo in the link reference to post this ...
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Unmet dependencies when installing wine from original PPA

I ran into some trouble attempting to install Wine on my computer. I'm running 14.04. Using Software Center, I received the following output: The following packages have unmet dependencies: ...
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Software can't be installed or removed because the authentication service is not available

I'm trying to install flash via the software center and I get this error : "Software can't be installed or removed because the authentication service is not available. ...
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Apport : unable to create core dump for my application

I have been installing application from the software-center and after crash, apport is not able to save core dump file to cwd. Apport logs are saying: ERROR: apport (pid 22456) Fri Nov 14 11:09:35 ...
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installing pd-extended in 14.04 says requires installation of untrusted packages and crashes software center

I followed the instructions from http://puredata.info/docs/faq/debian For Pd-extended releases, use the apt.puredata.info repository. To add it, run these command in your Terminal: sudo ...
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ubuntu software center - default software settings

Anytime I freshly install ubuntu 14.10 (64-bit) desktop version from original iso dvd on my system hdd the list of default applications is different from the version installed previous to this. I ...
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`software-center` couldn't start in ubuntu 14.04 LTS

After a fresh install of ubuntu 14.04LTS, i get the following error message, while running software-center on terminal: What is the problem here? How can I solve this?
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Failed to Log in to Ubuntu Software Centre to Review Items

I successfully Signed-Up to Ubuntu Software Center once, to Review an Item and I successfully Reviewed it. But later when I wanted to review an Item again and clicked on "Write Your Own Review" it is ...
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New, Clueless, and needing help with Wine

So, long story short I have been a user of Windows since I can remember. I forcefully had to switch to Ubuntu the last few days because of a long-winded issue dealing with my Windows/key. But we will ...
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How do I open “apt” links in Firefox (in Lubuntu)?

Many answers on Ask Ubuntu direct to links like this that in Xubuntu opened in Ubuntu Software Center. In Lubuntu I get this error message: In Firefox-Preferences/Applications cannot see something ...
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How to exit apt-get?

When I try to install new software from the Ubuntu Software Center, it says "waiting for apt-get to exit". How I can exit apt-get?
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Where are the deb files downloaded by Software center and the update manager stored?

I want to know where the deb files that are downloaded during the installation from the software center are stored. Its easy to download I know, but here in my country, bandwidths are extremely ...
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How to remove multiple apps?

I tried to remove multiple apps from the software centre GUI by Ctrl+Select but nothing happens. After each removal, it refreshes its screen. I have many Thai fonts (that I could see after selecting ...
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List of 'user software' that wasn't upgraded from 13.10 to 14.04

I recently updated from Ubuntu 13.10 to 14.04 using the ISO media (while online). At the end, it displayed a warning saying that: Some user software was not upgraded. The setup will continue, but ...
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Unable to install software--Getting error code 1

I am unable to install any new software, and any apt-get command returns error code 1. In the Ubuntu Software Center, I get the error "New software can't be installed, because there is a problem with ...
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Errors adding software sources

Help! I'm running ubuntu 14.04 LTS With all updates installed. I can't add any sources. When I open software center and go edit>sources>other software. I hit add and enter "deb ...
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How to fix colours in the Software Centre?

The Software Centre on Ubuntu 13.10 and 14.04 is showing up a colour scheme that renders the text hardly readable: Apparently, it is mixing colours from the desktop theme with its own theme and the ...
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Software-Center Error

Software center does not work for me. How to fix this problem? I cant reinstall, remove, uninstall software center... And here is a log from terminal. derianfox@hp-dv6:~$ sudo apt-get autoremove ...
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can't install software--can I fix missing dpkg?

New software can't be installed, because there is a problem with the software currently installed. Do you want to repair now? hit Repair Package operation failed The installation or removal of ...
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Pack Ubuntu HTML5 click application for desktop

I would like to pack an Ubuntu HTML5 click application for the Ubuntu Software Center. The application is a game that uses Apache Cordova. It is already published in the click store, I would like to ...
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Attempting to install from Software Center hangs

software center won't install. The installation hangs and I am repeatidly asked for authentication which I do and the authentication pop up window appears again after 10 seconds over and over again. ...
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Ubuntu Software Centre Problems

I'm new to Linux and I'm attempting to install stuff from the Ubuntu Software Centre, however, when I try it, it says "Failed to download repository information, check you're internet connection". ...
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Can anyone help me with this? I am not able to remove or re-install software center or any software

Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done The following package was automatically installed and is no longer required: libept1.4.12 Use 'apt-get ...
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Where can I find the softwares/programs that I installed from USC and can I change where apt installs programs? [duplicate]

I just recently Installed Ubuntu, and as you can guess, I'm not good at it. Questions: 1.) I just want to know where to locate the programs/softwares I installed from the Ubuntu Software Center. ...
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Regarding software installation

How can i install multisim ,proteus application used by Electrical and communication Department in Ubuntu 14.04Lts. please send me some link how to install in command based or solution ., please ...
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How Can I Make The Ubuntu Software Center Work After Changing lsb-release File

I recently created a customized version of Ubuntu with some of my favourite apps installed and I changed the lsb-release file so that grub wouldn't call it "ubuntu", however now i cannot open the ...
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Problem with ubuntu software center [duplicate]

E: Could not get lock /var/lib/apt/lists/lock - open (11: Resource temporarily unavailable) E: Unable to lock directory /var/lib/apt/lists/ E: Could not get lock /var/lib/dpkg/lock - open (11: ...
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Can't install ghc on ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

I'll start by saying I'm a complete noob with ubuntu and especially the terminal so please bare with me. I'm just trying to install ghc on my computer. I typed sudo apt-get install ghc into the ...
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Ubuntu Software Centre fails to download package files

yesterday I got an issue with the internet connection, after I've made some operations with the network manager. The problem has been thoroughly described and partially solved in the following ...
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My jenkins jobs fails to start

When I try to start jenkins on my Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS I get an error $ sudo start jenkins start: Job failed to start
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Upgrating from 12.10 to 14.10 failed

I got this error while upgrading from 12.10 to 14.10: W:Failed to fetch http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/dists/raring-security/main/source/Sources 404 Not Found [IP: 91.189.91.15 80] W:Failed to ...
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How can I sell content on the Ubuntu Store

In the Ubuntu software center, I often see maganizes. I am a digital comic book publisher and longtime Ubuntu user. Basically, I would like to make my content available. I see where to submit apps at ...
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Software-center not working

Helllo guys, I am new to Ubuntu , and I have recently had a problem with softwre-center. It wont open. When I try to open it from terminal it displays something like "bus error(core dumped)" What can ...
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Not available for your current ubuntu version

I recently upgraded to 14.10, when I open the software center and go to some of my previous purchases it says that it's unavailable for my current Ubuntu version. Please contact the vendor for an ...
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Why is there no Prolog compiler in the software center

How can I compile prolog codes in Ubuntu? I searched Prolog in the Ubuntu software center and it returns only jEdit.
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Software Center keeps crashing on start up

Every time I open the software center it crashes on start up. I have been searching for a solution for about a week with no luck. This is what I am getting: 2014-10-27 00:40:28,868 - ...
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Install Code::Blocks in Ubuntu 12.10

I installed Code::Blocks from Muon Software Center (I'm using KDE) and I got Code::Blocks 10.05. I found this link: https://launchpad.net/~pasgui/+archive/ppa/ After adding this PPA, and running ...
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ubuntu software center keeps telling me that software installations have failed

Ubuntu software center keeps telling me that software installations have failed and that it had a problem removing a package, this happens whenever I installing in 14.10. All of the applications have ...
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Update software in the software center (Shotwell and Digikam)

I'm trying to use the software center to get updated packages. I would like to like to update some beloved packages to the latest stable version: Shotwell (0.20.1) and Digikam (4.4.0). I recently ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 - Software Center - Edit->Software Sources disabled

The button in Software Center→Edit→Software sources... is disabled. Is there another way to reach it or simple enable the button? What could be causing it? If I know I can fix it myself ...
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How to Install Software Center in Ubuntu 14.04?

I am new to the Ubuntu, and I was unable to use software center. And I thought to uninstall and install again. Uninstallation was successful, however I couldn't install Software Center manually! ...
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how to use dictd as an offline dictionary in ubuntu 14.04?

I have installed dictd from ubuntu software center in my ubuntu 14.04. I want to use it as an offline dictionary but can't find its application by pressing the superkey. Please help