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

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How do I clean up the mess after an installation aborts?

I'm sure it's happened to everyone some time.... I was installing something with Ubuntu Software Center, a lot downloaded, but it crapped out half way through the installation with errors to the ...
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tried downloading ubuntu 15.10 installer crashed computer useless

i tried downloading ubuntu 15.10 but the installer crashed while installing packages. Now my laptops boots up with some bugs no internet and installer wont open.
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How to install *.sh ubuntu14 [duplicate]

I have setup file *.sh, I installed Ubuntu 14. I have tried terminal mode its not working. How to run GUI mode. Please let me know the commands and any other samples ...
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Need ThunderBird type App for Ubuntu TOUCH

Want an App to have multiple email accounts like Thunderbird, for UbuntuTouch 16.04. Not Outlook. Privacy Issues with Microsoft. Thanks Kye
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I have installed eclipse mars on ubuntu 14.04 but it is not opening even for the first time

error occurred :- An error has occurred.See the log file /home/best_hacker/.eclipse/ org.eclipse.platform_4.5.1_1473617060_linux_gtk_x86/ configuration/1455206335751.log.
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Can't execute Remarkable markdown editor Ubuntu 15.10 gnome

I tried to download and install Remarkable using the .deb from their website via software centre. Each time it crashes when I attempt to execute it. This is the result from terminal: ...
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No internet in WINE 1.6.2 under Ubuntu 15.10

I am trying to install Metatrader under Wine. The program setup continually requests proxy settings. My broker tells me this shouldn't happen, and is a problem on my end. Here is what I have tried to ...
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Software manager failed to install package. Internet connection fine. sudo apt-get install fluidsynth doesn't work

I'm trying to download Fluidsynth. When I attempt to download it via Software Manager, it gives me this message: Failed to download package files. Check your internet connection. As you can ...
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How to install sbt in its latest version in Ubuntu 14.04?

I am facing this Spark problem, after installing sbt like this. How to proceed please? When hitting tab to this: sudo apt-get install s I do not see any sbt package.
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Error encounter while processing

Running on LTS 12.04; I know it has been asked quit a few times here, but none were useful for me to solve this problem: Processing triggers for libreoffice-common ... Errors were encountered while ...
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Issue when installing anything from terminal [duplicate]

I'm having trouble installing anything through the terminal, I'm using Ubuntu GNOME 15.10. After typing in my password I get this message E: Could not get lock /var/lib/dpkg/lock - open (11: ...
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Error installing software through terminal

well i tried earlier to install oracle java as it was taking quite a time to download so i stopped the process in between now whenever i try to install new software it automatically continue that Java ...
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Not able to install anything and update on ubuntu 14.10 [on hold]

Here are my content of /etc/apt/sources.list : # deb cdrom:[Ubuntu 14.10 _Utopic Unicorn_ - Release amd64 (20141022.1)]/ utopic main restricted # See http://help.ubuntu.com/community/UpgradeNotes ...
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NEW popcorn-time.se Beta 3.2 installation ubuntu 15.04

Currently the Popcorn-time tar.gz available on the site is version 3.2 I have followed a few guides on here, youtube. there is only 4 files located in the tar.gz libffmpegsumo.so nw.pak package.nw ...
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Archivematica install and sudo commands

I have Ubuntu 14.04 LTS installed on a Win 7 64-bit machine via VirtualBox 5.0.14. Now I want to install a Ubuntu-based software suite called Archivematica. The instructions begin this way: Add the ...
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Unable to locate package pnp4nagios

I'm having problems trying to find the pnp4nagios package. I don't know what to do. apt-get install pnp4nagios -y
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Ubuntu 14.04 Mathematica symbol problem

How to fix mathematica symbol problem? "[" or "{" or "=" etc. are not showing. I can not find it out, why is is happening. Please help me, how to get out from this problem.
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How I start learning programming on Lubuntu? [duplicate]

I have installed Lubuntu on my PC, I want to learn programming( not a CS student) and start with python, later I was learning on a Windows machine where I installed the python with IDLE (Included in ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 + TP-LINK = ip assign fail

Even though i like linux for everyday activities, i am not knowledgeable in this. Looking for knowledgeable people. Thanks My misery recorded:
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insatlled a windows sofware through wine,how to open it?

i have installed QDA- miner (a windows application for qualitative data analysis)through wine .it got installed and a desktop shortcut is also created but when i click on it to open it says :"""no ...
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How do I install Pinegrow?

I have downloaded the PinegrowLinux64.2.51.zip file. Here is the content. What do I do from this point on? Update I have tried the following and the outcome is seen as:
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Error while opening Android Studio for first time

After installing Android Studio, when I run studio.sh script for the first time a window appear saying: Start Failed" O.S. - 14.04 The corresponding image has been linked by me. Please help me ...
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NodeJS versions [on hold]

I want to install nodejs on my ubuntu machine but I have a question. If I type in terminal sudo apt-get install nodejs I get nodejs v0.10.35, but on nodejs.org is version v4.2.6 or v5.5.0. What is the ...
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steam problem ubuntu 14.04

term keeps popping up when I run it, then two pop-ups. After I the term false to install the files here is what the term says: Steam needs to install these additional packages: ...
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Help with epsxe install

I want to install epsxe1.9.25 on Ubuntu 15.10. I downloaded the Linux version of the program off the website but it gives me an executable and I don't know what to do with it. I don't wanna run it ...
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Installing Eclipse

Good evening! I'm new with Linux since this week and I'm having an issue when downloading eclipse from this tutorial Indeed, I'm not able to extract Eclipse to /opt/ for global use When I'm doing ...
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Installing library on ubuntu

I'm trying to install a gnuradio package , but when i run make command it gives an missing library , it's pcap so how can i install this lib .. Error ...
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Why is this apt configuration necessary for installing Java on vagrant?

Here is my bootstrap.sh apt-get update apt-get install -y python-software-properties add-apt-repository -y ppa:webupd8team/java echo oracle-java7-installer shared/accepted-oracle-license-v1-1 select ...
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Problem installing apache

I just tried this, but nothing seems to be working. I've done practically most of the instructions but I still get this: E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)
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Ubuntu Music Software

I'm a music student interested in running some of the UbuntuStudio software (similar to Finale). I've heard of MuseScore and some others. Is it compatible with Ubuntu Touch or do I need to have the ...
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All installations extremely slow- 14.04

I had to re-install a fresh 14.04 LTS version. First of all, it took me a whole night(or nearby) to install it. Every installation of package (via ubuntu library or via sudo apt-get update ... sudo ...
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problem in installing Noxim

I tried to install Noxim, but I encountered with this error: make: *** No rule to make target `/home/farhad/systemc/systemc-2.3.1/lib-linux/libsystemc.a', needed by `noxim'. Stop. What can I do?
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How can I confirm this kind of dialog? [duplicate]

During installing wine this dialog appeared I have no idea, how to confirm this dialog? Neither enter nor any other key, ctrl+C or clicking OK with the mouse seems to work. I just want to continue ...
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libperl5.20 rxvt-unicode-256color Ubuntu 14

I want to install new version of rxvt-unicode-256color (with clipboard suppport), but on my system have perl 5.18 which is not compatible with new version of rxvt. I'm tried to use perlbrew. But ...
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Purchased 'Ultimate-media-downloader'; does not download

Purchased 'Ultimate-media-downloader' from the Software Centre. The money was debited from my account but the software does not download, keeps hanging. Who can I turn to?
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Unable to run the MATLAB after installation

I have installed MATLAB 2015a version on my ubuntu, after installation is successful ,I have tried running MATLAB but unfortunately i am always incurring the same message since 30 minutes. I am ...
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Loading from Flash Drive

I want to install Ubuntu on a computer but it currently is not able to access the internet because it operateed with Windows XP. Can I save the download to a flashdrive and download it to the computer ...
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Select multiple software packages for Ubuntu Server?

everyone. I just tried installing Ubuntu Server on a vm to try it out. When I got to the software package screen (DNS, mail server, SAMBA, etc), it seemed to only allow me to select one package. Is ...
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Wacom button and mouse button setting

I use my Wacom Intuos Pro. And it works very well. I try to use the pad buttons work like the left and right mouse buttons. But I can not. Can anyone help me?
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Torrenting, installing and using Ableton 9 on Ubuntu14

I would like to download Ableton Live 9 into my Ubuntu 14.04, there are some tutorials and instructions around but non of them refer to how to do it from a torrent. I tried doing it on my own, with ...
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Upgrade IBus 1.5.11 Ubuntu 14.04 LTS FAIL make ibus-engine-switch

I need to help my problem. I want to upgrade IBus 1.5.5 ubuntu 14.04 to version 1.5.11 for installing android studio. And I was download IBus from sources. I got problem to installing the package. I ...
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I can't install a program on a Ubuntu bootable live usb [closed]

I am trying to install some software on Ubuntu through a terminal on a bootable media. The output was: E: Unable to locate package (package name). And yes I have a good Internet connection!
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Oracle EXE MimeType “application/database” in .desktop file

I have installed Oracle EXE by downloading the .rpm package, converting it to .deb, and running sudo dpkg -i oracle-xe_11.2.0-2_amd64.deb. I went to /usr/share/applications and ran ...
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Install Matlab R2011a in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS from -.iso

I cant install Matlab. I have a ISO file (ml2011au.iso - 4.3 Gb), have the Furiouos iso Mount, and access as root in terminal with the command gksudo gnome-terminal. Im in a 32-bit pc. I Mount the ...
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How to install an application called Free DV

I want to install an application ion to Ubuntu call FreeDV. I have been given the following instructions... add the following to /etc/apt/sources.list (or to named ...
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GSN and HYDRA middleware Installation [closed]

can someone tell me the advantages of GLOBAL SENSOR NETWORKS (GSN) over HYDRA middleware when we are concerned about wireless sensor networks in IoT ? Which one will be more useful and why ??
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How to install GMT in ubuntu 14.04

I want to install GMT in my laptop 64 bit with ubuntu 14.04LTS, could you give me more detail idea. How to install GMT ?
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How to install ANT 1.9.6?

I want to install ANT from downloaded zip: apache-ant-1.9.6-bin.zip. How to do it ?
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Can you download android applications with Unbuntu? [duplicate]

I just wanna know if you can, and what kind of applications can be downloaded