I am trying to install Steam in several ways (which is just the same way under different paths of actions but it all feels completely different)
sudo apt update && sudo apt install steam [...skipped 30 lines of text] The following information may help to resolve the situation: The following packages have unmet dependencies: steam:i386 : Depends: libgl1-mesa-dri:i386 (>= 17.3) but it is not going to be installed or libtxc-dxtn0:i386 but it is not installable Depends: libgl1-mesa-dri:i386 but it is not going to be installed Depends: libgl1-mesa-glx:i386 but it is not going to be installed Recommends: nvidia-driver-libs-i386:i386 but it is not installable E: Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages.
When performing the install from the Software Center itself, I simply fail to get a list of the missing packages, it only shows:
Unable to install "Steam Installer": The following packages have unmet dependencies:
Only other post on askubuntu getting close to my issues (yet not being quite the same thing)
I am unable to understand as of now how to simply go find packages it seems, though I have been through this in every installation process so far. Skript kiddy needs halp!
Anyone understand what my PC is asking me in this above-mentioned text? I am a newb who needs your help. I want play games but pc dont know how yet.
name@HedgeCorp-MS-7B98:~$ wget -o ~/steam.deb https://media.steampowered.com/client/installer/steam.deb
Which I suppose got the right content (please correct me if need be)
name@HedgeCorp-MS-7B98:~$ sudo gdebi ~/steam.deb Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Failed to open the software package The package might be corrupted or you are not allowed to open the file. Check the permissions of the file.
I will attempt starting anew