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I'm trying to install VM Player on Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS.
I've seen threads for earlier versions of Ubuntu that say to install
build-essential and linux headers first. It appears that linux headers is already the newest version. However
build-essential will not install for me.
sudo apt-get install build-essential Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done E: Unable to locate package build-essential
Is there something I am missing here? Thank you in advance for your help.