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APT is short for Advanced Packaging Tool, the package manager for Debian-based distributions. It is also the most used tool for installing packages in Ubuntu. Questions about using any of the apt commands should use this tag.

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How to install curlftpfs on ubuntu 24.04 LTS : Package 'curlftpfs' has no installation candidate

I'm trying to install curlftpfs on Ubuntu 24.04 LTS but it fails although the universe repository is enabled : $ sudo apt install curlftpfs Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree... ...
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How to resolve updater problem without installing snap? [duplicate]

I installed Firefox from PPA and I have removed the snap package along with snapd itself and whatever is a snap. Now sudo apt update fails because it is expecting the snap version of firefox to be ...
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How to fix the error "No module named 'apt_pkg'" on Ubuntu 20.04.6?

I am using ubuntu 20.04.6 on a VM running in windows 10 and I have trouble installing a package so that the command python3 -c "import apt_pkg; print('apt_pkg module is available.')" works ...
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Dependency problem when trying to install cuda toolkit 11.8

I am trying to install the cuda toolkit 11.8 which I already successfully installed on an AMD Ryzen 5 5600X 3.7GHz computer. Now I am trying to install it on an 13th Gen Intel i7-13700H (20) @ 4....
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Error when running apt install: "dpkg: error processing package unattended-upgrades (--configure)"

I'm encountering an error when trying to install packages using apt install. The command always returns the following error. Can someone help me resolve this issue? trongnp@TRONGNP:~$ sudo apt install ...
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Where did unsigned repo come from, and how do I remove or correct?

So I was following these instructions for installing ScyllaDB. sudo gpg --homedir /tmp --no-default-keyring \ --keyring /etc/apt/keyrings/scylladb.gpg \ --keyserver hkp://keyserver.ubuntu.com:...
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Problem while trying to fix unmet dependencies in Zorin [duplicate]

so I was installing mssql server and i got an error similar to this. I did the sudo apt install -f in this situation but its the same error Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree... ...
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Skipping acquisition configured file 'universe/binary-i386/Packages', as repo 'http://de...sur5r.net/i3 jammy ...' doesn't support architecture 'i386

Skipping acquisition of configured file 'universe/binary-i386/Packages', as repository 'http://debian.sur5r.net/i3 jammy InRelease' doesn't support architecture 'i386 I am trying to install the cuda ...
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APT / DPKG Broken After mysql-server-8.0 update on Ubuntu 20.04.5

During monthly patching [security updates only], it updated mysql-server-8.0 from [0/8.0.36/0ubuntu0.20.04.1/X86_64] to mysql-server-8.0[0:8.0.37-0ubuntu0.20.04.3] however as it tries to continue ...
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lmms fails to install on UBUNTU 22.04 ( additional info ) [duplicate]

Some applications will download & install by simple point and click operations, however the program "LMMS" is of the type needing to be installed at the command-line. My attempt: sudo ...
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Disable that annoying, unnecessary, spammy Ubuntu Pro update "information" [duplicate]

Yet another thing Ubuntu did to annoy users and make me want to reconsider using a different distribution: on every Software updater list it now shows a list of updates which cannot be installed ...
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Cannot install libsdl2-dev on 22.04 [duplicate]

Trying to install libsdl2-dev: ➜ ~ sudo apt --fix-broken install libsdl2-dev Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree... Done Reading state information... Done Some packages could not ...
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Plymouth remove error after upgrading to 24.04 LTS

I have tried upgrading my Raspberry Pi 5, 8GB to Ubuntu 24.04 LTS, but it failed while removing Plymouth (postinst script). I have looked into it and apparently update-initramfs -u -k all is failing ...
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How to install exfatprogs on ubuntu 20.04? [duplicate]

I ran the commands sudo apt-get update and then sudo apt-get install exfatprogs This is the output I get: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... ...
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Skipping acquire of configured file - doesn't support architecture 'i386' Ubuntu 24.04

I recently upgraded from Ubuntu 22.04 to 24.04 LTS and faced some warnings when running sudo apt-get update. The log message in the end is: N: Skipping acquire of configured file 'main/binary-i386/...
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Unable to get libmpdec-dev from remote repository on Ubuntu 24.04using apt-get

I was unable to install libmpdec-dev, needed to build Python from source, on Ubuntu 24.04. This package was previously available on 22.04 and earlier. It looks as if most of the packages needed to ...
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Cannot find Ubuntu App Center after installing KDE plasma

I installed and set up KDE Plasma with the latest version of Ubuntu 24.04. Everything went smoothly, so I downloaded some software like VS Code, Sublime Text editor, and a few other packages. They ...
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sudo apt install gcc fails

sudo apt install gcc Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done The following packages were automatically installed and are no longer required: ...
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I can't install any package with "sudo apt install xxx",the result show "You might want to run 'apt --fix-broken install' to correct these. " [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu22.04 and whenever I use the sudo apt install xxxinstallation package, I get an error: You might want to run 'apt --fix-broken install' to correct these. The following packages have ...
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How to select apache2? [duplicate]

I have no idea how to select apache2. Do you have any ideas like a shortcut or a key?
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Why can't I install wine32 on Ubuntu 22.04 (Jammy Jellyfish)

Overview I can't install wine32 on my OS: aydin@kdeneon:~$ uname -a Linux kdeneon 6.5.0-41-generic #41~22.04.2-Ubuntu SMP PREEMPT_DYNAMIC x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux Things I tried 1. When I try ...
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How does removing a game from Ubuntu mess with suspend and resume funtion? [closed]

Call me crazy but it is happening. Actually just resume, computer wakes up but have no display and I suspect mouse and keyboard are locked up. sudo apt remove -y gnome-mines = no resume sudo apt ...
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libgtkgl2.0-dev: package not found, Ubuntu 24.04

I have Ubuntu 24.04 Noble, and was trying to build some old software. The ./configure script returns: configure: error: Package requirements (gtkgl-2.0) were not met: Package 'gtkgl-2.0', required by ...
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Signatures not verified for bazel installation, but bazel is installed

I am trying to install Cuttlefish following the Android guide. Running the pushd $dir # Install build dependencies sudo mk-build-deps -i dpkg-buildpackage -uc -us popd step, leads to the ...
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Transport endpoint not connected

Whenever I run almost any command like sudo dpkg --configure -a, or some other command I get the error: transport endpoint is not connected. I have tried almost everything, unmounting, rebooting, ...
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pkcon update sub-process error

I'm on KDE Neon and running sudo pkcon update, which is giving the following error: Fatal error: Error while running the transaction: E: Sub-process /usr/share/dpkg/scripts/steam-launcher.sh pre ...
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Attempting to download MySQL 5.7 on Ubuntu 20.04, the public key for the repository has expired, how can I still download it? [duplicate]

I have been trying to download MySQL 5.7 on a Ubuntu 20.04 server. I specifically need MySQL 5.7 and cannot use a newer version. The public key for http://repo.mysql.com/apt/ubuntu in the bionic ...
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can't reinstall chromium [duplicate]

OS: Ubuntu 20.04.6 LTS Noticed chromium web page graphics were not displaying correctly so I decided to reinstall. When I tried to use the Ubuntu Software center, uninstall ended with: unable to ...
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Brave Installation error ubuntu 20.04 LTS

I am new to Ubuntu. I'm using Ubuntu 20.04 LTS. While running sudo apt upgrade, I was getting some public key error for Brave browser. I searched online for a solution. One of the solutions started ...
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can't install Proton vpn

i tried to install Proton vpn using sudo apt install protonvpn. but i got this error message : Error: Unable to locate package protonvpn im using Ubuntu 24.04 LTS and i have xfce desktop envirement. ...
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apt ubuntu.sources vs software update

I have a newly installed Xubuntu and wanted to install some additional software from the universe section. The ubuntu.sources file read as follows (original after install): Types: deb URIs: http://...
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Error Message when I try to do command sudo apt update' [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu 24.04. I have tried to do the command sudo apt update and I get the following error message: Err:17 https://ppa.launchpadcontent.net/oguzhaninan/stacer/ubuntu noble Release 404 Not ...
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"E: Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages." Ubuntu 20.04 LTS on Live USB while installing WineHQ [duplicate]

ubuntu@ubuntu:~$ sudo mkdir -pm755 /etc/apt/keyrings ubuntu@ubuntu:~$ sudo wget -O /etc/apt/keyrings/winehq-archive.key https://dl.winehq.org/wine-builds/winehq.key --2024-07-04 11:01:24-- https://dl....
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Ubuntu on Docker: "Err:1 http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu noble-security InRelease the public key is not available: NO_PUBKEY 871920D1991BC93C" [duplicate]

Steps to reproduce: Download macOS docker from https://download.docker.com/mac/static/stable/x86_64/docker-20.10.16.tgz Extract the file. Execute the following command: ~/Downloads/docker/docker ...
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lsb was removed on noble

masters, lsb package was removed on noble, system always reminder me that "NO LSB moudles are available", is there any impact about this? Btw, can help share the changelog about this? thank ...
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Installing packages within running Postgresql Container in Kubernetes Cluster

There have been many related posts, but I am trying to install some packages (dnsutils, get), etc within the running Postgresql container hosted in the Kubernetes cluster. my Kubernetes cluster is ...
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Windows10, Ubuntu 22.04 Ubuntu is unable to connect to github.com

Resolving github.com (github.com)... failed: Temporary failure in name resolution. wget: unable to resolve host address ‘github.com’ # sudo apt-get update Err:1 http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu jammy-...
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Bluetooth refuses to turn on

Bluetooth refuses to turn on. I used the following commands to address the issue. sudo apt-get remove unity-control-center sudo apt autoremove sudo apt-get install unity-control-center I received the ...
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openssh-client/openssh-server show different version than ssh -V

I wanted to upgrade my openssh versions to address CVE-2024-6387, and after running apt update and apt upgrade I see this output: ❯ sudo apt upgrade openssh-client Reading package lists... Done ...
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Ubuntu 22.04.4LTS Software Updater [duplicate]

I've been seeing this for MONTHS. Any idea what's going on? The following packages have been kept back:<br> python3-update-manager update-manager update-manager-core<br> 0 upgraded, 0 ...
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Ubuntu 24 and 22 only connecting to all repositories via mobile phone hotspot

Apologies if this question has been asked before, but I only seem to be able to get to some Ubuntu apt repositories via a mobile phone connection and I can't figure out why. They just don't like my ...
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Force Ubuntu to Download Debian Packages

My goal is to download on a Ubuntu 22.04 LTS (Jammy Jellyfish) machine packages for an offline Debian 11 (Bullseye) server. For this, I have first disabled all relevant ubuntu sources in /etc/apt/...
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apt update from terminal shows following pakages are upgradable but i am not able to upgrade them

I have attached screenshot for the same also i am not able to upgrade as it always shows packages can't be upgraded. i got 2 warnings as shwon in the image please help!
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Cannot install nvtop in Kubuntu 24.04 from the official repositories

I am trying to install nvtop, which is in the official repositories https://packages.ubuntu.com/search?keywords=nvtop. But apt cannot locate the package. $ sudo apt install nvtop Reading package lists....
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Unmet dependencies. 'apt --fix-broken install' not working

When I try to install (in Ubuntu 24.04 recently upgraded from Ubuntu 23.10) sudo apt install npm I get Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree... Done Reading state information... Done ...
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How to downgrade the version of python package on ubuntu 24.04? [duplicate]

I have the pip package setuptools whoes version is 68.1.2 but i want to downgrade it to 58.2.0. becaouse my colcon build --symlink-install command is giving error while building ros2 package. In ...
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I cannot install ANYTHING from discover or do apt upgrades (Ubuntu Studio 24.04) [duplicate]

** SOLVED link: https://askubuntu.com/a/17297/1857701 ** whenever I install anything in discover it just shows error couldn't be installed. In the terminal I do sudo apt update and the sudo apt ...
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Can't run VS Code installed natively via a .deb package - Permission denied

I'm a newbie dual-booting Ubuntu Linux 24.04 along with Windows 10, and I'm trying to install VS Code natively through the advanced package tool. However, when I try to launch, it I get "...
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APT Errors after broken driver install

I am getting this error when trying to upgrade. this happened after attempting to install USB Bluetooth stick i learned later is unsupported. I also had to remove an invedia driver befor rebooting: $ ...
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Why don't I see amd64 packages in ports.ubuntu.com?

I'm learning debian packages and by inspecting the official Ubuntu repository at "http://it.ports.ubuntu.com/ubuntu-ports/ubuntu-ports/ubuntu-ports/pool/main/" I don't see .deb packages for ...
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