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Install dpkg-repack package: sudo apt-get install dpkg-repack http://manpages.ubuntu.com/dpkg-repack.1
The package is broken. Your quick'n'dirty hack will be to sudo mkdir -p /root/.local/share/nautilus/scripts sudo touch /root/.local/share/nautilus/scripts/Open_as_Administrator But as the packages modifies /root/.local/ I'd say it is in very low quality and would not recommend using it...
You need to install the same version of codeblocks-contrib and codeblocks-wxcontrib-dev. This would resolve your issue cleanly, because it looks like the package maintainers decided to move a file from one package to another in between the two versions, which created the conflict you're currently facing.
Assuming you are running regular ubuntu and not ubuntu-gnome, run the following commands to fix the problem: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get purge openoffice* libreoffice* python3-uno sudo apt-get install libreoffice-java-common libreoffice-sdbc-hsqldb libreoffice-core python3-uno libreoffice-math libreoffice-impress libreoffice-writer ...
This I had already done and in fact someone else had posted a similar problem and after having tried exactly the same thing, received no more answers. BUT it finally occurred to me-- given that apt-get sends me over to dpkg, why not trying purging there? sudo dpkg --purge dropbox and voila'! problem solved!!!
You probably have some sort of cache corruption error. Error 2 means "File not found" so it is likely that an index is pointing to a file but the file is not there. If you have no problem re-downloading packages from the net (i.e. you don't pay crazy price for your data) you can delete the apt database and cache: sudo rm -rf /var/cache/apt ...
There's a bug on LaunchPad for this here, there's been a work around suggested in comment #4 which is. sudo apt-get -o Dpkg::Options::="--force-overwrite" install gdb-arm-none-eabi`
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