Installing software on a running system, either as binaries or from source.

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Error on installing software

I have downloaded Chrome on 14.04 as .deb package. Whenever I try to install it, it gives error "Dependency is not satisfiable".
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how to read bok files in ubuntu 14.04?

I need to read some books that I installed from makatba shamela. This books is written in .bok how can i run this files ?
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Netbeans does not restart after installing plugins

I am trying to install the PHP plugin, it downloads them and then says it will restart to install the plugins. But when I click 'Restart now', it closes but does not start back up. I have to start ...
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Error installing Foxit Reader using wine

I am trying to install foxit reader on ubuntu 14.04 LTS. My installation starts fine, but then halfway through I get the following error : C:\Program Files (x86)\Foxit Software\Foxit ...
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Reinstall all installed packages on a new system

Hi I want to ask a simple question: I am using ubuntu since 3 months. Wonderful experience.(except that I don't know how I get a virus who convert all files to shortcuts in a usb stick when connected ...
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Installing pkgs via Muon on raring 13.04 [on hold]

on a new partition with kubuntu 13.04 when i try to install any new pkgs (i tried wine , qtoctave ) i get a unable to access from here are a few examples ...
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How can I find and run an application that's already installed?

I see that apturl is installed on my computer, but I can't seem to locate it. Can anybody tell me how I can find an installed application on this computer? I am getting very frustrated.
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When installing a software i got an error message “E:The package language-pack-gnome-en needs to be reinstalled, but I can't find an archive for it.”

I was installing Open Office but when i put command dpkg -i *.deb it always give me same error and with other softwares also.
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Cannot install any packages

whenever i try to install any new package i get the same error results:- sudo apt-get install gnome-system-monitor Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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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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Installation of Heroku returns errors with json

Like the title says, I've been trying to install Heroku. However, as soon as I run any heroku commands I get this in return: /usr/local/heroku/vendor/gems/json-1.7.7/lib/json/common.rb:67:in ...
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Create a clickable install script for software

I want to create a simple script that a user can download, click on, and it will: request their root password through some sort of pop-up interface then sudo apt-get install a package to their ...
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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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Linux Updates failing

I'm fairly new to Ubuntu, I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64bit. I've been having a problem with my apps updating, i keep getting the error when i try to update from the appstore which it is prompting, ...
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Missing lvm2 script

Ubuntu 13.10 Desktop (64-bit), used LVM option during install. Just installed system-config-lvm and it doesn't startup with the error: invoke-rc.d: unknown initscript, /etc/init.d/lvm2 not found ...
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Error when installing 'Atraci'

Having some problems today when trying to install Atraci on Trusy Tahr (LTS) I've tried most of the commands out there known to me and I've tried googling for a solution as well. The commands I use ...
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Unknown installation problem

I cannot burn an Ubuntu ISO file to DVD due to an unknown error message: "The selected disc image isn't valid". This file, ubuntu-14.04-desktop-i386.iso, was first downloaded on a Windows 7 laptop ...
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How To Install Cinnamon on Ubuntu [duplicate]

I've read some things in some forums however they usually tell me to add a PPA third, to update and run the command apt to install the cinnamon, but it never works. When running the command returns ...
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Unable to install intex 3.5g dongle in Ubuntu 12.10 (Quantal Quetzal) [on hold]

hello my self prasanna i had try to install my dongle in Ubuntu 12.10 (Quantal Quetzal) but i am not able to run it properly can any one help me to get over it??
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Is Ubuntu the right platform for CAE

Does Ubuntu support CAE software like ANSYS Workbench, Pamcrash and Abaqus?
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How do package files .deb files that are installed outside the package tree get put into the normal package tree?

So, I've installed .deb files through double click or through dpkg, and I was wondering how do they get into the normal package tree structure you can get form apt-get synaptic etc. I mean, if you ...
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Is there a similar application to “Google Authenticator app” for ubuntu?

I have enabled two step verification on my Dropbox, Facebook and Google accounts and I had Google Authenticator installed on my mobile phone, in order to be able to log in my accounts. However, now ...
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How to install a downloaded third party software (Nero Linux 3) via command line?

I am a recent convert to Ubuntu (14.04) and still quite a novice. Looking for a DVD writing software, and dissatisfied with both Brasero and K3b, I downloaded Nero Linux 4. This works pretty well ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 installation bug I think I'm a newbie

I downloaded Ubuntu14.04 (64 bit) and burned it on a Dvd disc, as it told me to do, booted it up and it started installing. I got it installed (I think) and it shows the Ubuntu loading screen, and ...
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sqlite3 - humongous dependency list?

$ sudo apt-get install sqliteman* sqlite3* gives me a display that includes this: ... Recommended packages: bacula-sd-mysql bacula-sd-tools cl-sql-backend ada-reference-manual gdb-minimal ...
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How to install ffmpeg on Ubuntu 14.04 (32-bit)? [duplicate]

When I try: sudo apt-get install ffmpeg I get: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Package ffmpeg is not available, but is referred to ...
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Package 'autoconf' has no installation candidate in ns2 [closed]

user@user-OptiPlex-7010:~/ns/ns-2.35/allinone$ sudo apt-get install build-essential autoconf automake libxmu-dev Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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New hardware support install error [duplicate]

using Ubuntu 12.04 I got the "New Hardware Support is Avaliable" message in my Update manager. After trying to install I got an error-message that the Package dependencies cannot be resolved: I ...
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No option to boot up from live cd

So I've been trying non-stop to get Xubuntu Linux for 3 days now and I keep running into new problems. The problem I have now is that whenever I try to boot up from a live cd in the Windows 8 version ...
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can't run sqldeveloper on Ubuntu

I tried to install sqldeveloper by following way: Download SQL Developer from Oracle website (I chose Other Platforms download). Extract file to /opt: sudo unzip sqldeveloper-*-no-jre.zip -d /opt/ ...
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Inkscape fails to install on 14.04

I am trying to install Inkscape on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS using apt-get. After a seemingly successful installation, I cannot seem to run Inkscape. I get the following terminal output: matt@linuxDesk:/$ ...
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juju install error : couldn't connect to host

I'm trying to install juju on MAAS ubuntu 12.04.04 . I get the following error :- root@ubuntu:~# sudo add-apt-repository ppa:juju/stable Traceback (most recent call last): File ...
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Installing Windows 7 On Ubuntu and Need To Change ISO File to All Editions [on hold]

I have searched and searched this up and I am not understanding the directions. I hardly know anything about computers. I installed Unbuntu just yesterday and I want to change back. I have the ISO ...
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I am unable to install any software in ubuntu 14.04

hi I am a newbiee to ubuntu 14.04 I got a red alret mark on my tool bar and then I am unbale to install any software plz hem me urgent??
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1 Depends on 2 but 2 is not going to be installed

On my Ubuntu 14.04, for almost every second package I want to install I get an error: sudo apt-get install 1 Depends: 2 but it is not going to be installed. then I try sudo apt-get install 2 get ...
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gzserver error while loading shared libraries

I installed Gaebo 1.9 under Ubuntu 12.04, but it did not work with ros hudro, so I uninstalled it. Now I am trying to reinstall it following these instructions. When I enter the command sudo apt-get ...
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libopenal.so missing

I am trying to play Openspades here, it gives me this error. Failed to dlload libopenal.so is missing in /home/user/openspades/openspades.mk/bin//libopenal.so. Cannot Open shared file: No such file ...
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Error “unable to locate package” when I try to install anything

Whenever I try to install any package it gives, Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done E: Unable to locate package libfuse-dev Whenever I ...
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Accidentally deleted Windows 7 partition [duplicate]

I recently installed ubuntu using a disk, an I accidentally deleted my windows 7 partition as well as all my data. I would really like to have both for a dual boot if this is possible.
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LOP failure: Wine Crash, .NET needed, and Steam stuck

I'm trying to install a game (Magicka) and I'm always facing three problems every time I retry installing the game. First the installer installs Wine (1.5.20) and extract it. Then I choose installing ...
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How to fix KAZAM Startup? (Xfce4)

I installed Kazam from the Ubunu Software Center. I tried opening it but I got a crash message. No Kazam thing shown. I then realized I had to add the kazam's repository, so i did that. I Reinstalled ...
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Is it safe to install ubuntu in legacy mode?

I think i installed windows with UEFI but either way i want windows gone. I am currently using ubuntu 14.04 LTS from a live usb. When I try to boot in UEFI mode I get a black screen and when I hit ...
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I can't install Ubuntu 14.04 on my computer aspire one, it don´t recognize my hard disk / drive, What can I do? [closed]

Information of computer: ACER Intel(R) Atom(TM) CPU N270 @ 1.60 GHz 1.60 GHz, 0.98 GB of RAM Right now it has Windows XP home edition with service pack 3... What can I do? help please!
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PlayOnLinux won't install? [duplicate]

I'm running 12.04 LTS, and whenever I try to install PlayOnLinux, I keep getting this error: The following packages have unmet dependencies: playonlinux : Depends: python-wxgtk2.8 but it is not ...
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Installing Super Hot

I downloaded the linux build of Super Hot, I'm kinda new to Ubuntu, so I have no idea what to do with the files I've just downloaded... It's a zip file, I extracted it to my desktop, and there were a ...
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How to load missing firmware to the install media

For a clean install of 14.04, I get the message "b43-open/ucode5.fw" not found. I look in the installation guide section about "how to load missing firmware" but could not get an answer--all the ...
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Trendnet AC600 ubuntu drivers and installation [closed]

Can any body help in installing TRENDNET AC 600 (TEW 804 UB) dual band in Ubuntu 13.10. -saim
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No partitions show up when trying to install Ubuntu 14.04

I'm very new to Ubuntu, and have been using Windows all my life. I want to install Ubuntu and run as my default operating system. I don't need dual boot. My computer has a 32gb SSD and 500gb HDD. When ...
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Installation of UBUNTU 14.04 [duplicate]

My pc is Intel i3 processor, 4gb ram , 1tb hard disk space and the oprating system is win 8.1. how can I install Ubuntu 14.04 in my pc??
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Can't download anything from Software Center nor online with Ubuntu 14.04

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 with a USB drive and everything works fine, the only problem is that whenever I try to install any kind of software (Chrome, Steam, etc.) it tells me that I have missing ...