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Long story short, the long descriptions were removed from the core Packages files, no doubt to lower their file-size. Localised descriptions are shipped out in separate files and the main packages list only has a skimpy version, like: Description: terminal-based package manager But I'm British (en-GB) so when apt-get update happens, you can see it ...


You have an error in this line of /etc/default/grub: GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX="" acpi = nolapic It should be GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX="acpi=nolapic"


You probably have so many packages that the whole list does not fit on your screen. Use a pager like less and you can scroll the whole output: dpkg -l|less


To remove unresolved packages take a look here Here is how I installed youtube-to-mp3. Download your preferred architecture 32bit or 64bit. Once downloaded, just press Ctrl+Alt+T on your keyboard to open Terminal. When it opens, navigate to where the file was downloaded, probably the downloads folder, and run the command(s) below: sudo dpkg -i ...

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