Questions tagged [apt]

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 tools should use this tag.

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How to install arm-none-eabi-gdb on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa)

I tried to install arm-none-eabi-gdb as a part of gcc-arm-embedded. I added PPA: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:team-gcc-arm-embedded/ppa and executed: sudo apt install gcc-arm-embedded It ...
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how do i use apt install from usb [duplicate]

I need to install network tools on a computer which has no network connection. It has working USB ports. Can I do this with apt? If so, how do I get network packages onto a USB stick?
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Ubuntu gives error when trying to update

When I try to update using apt-get update I get the following errors (which are incresing in amount while I'm following some tutos found here). W: GPG error: http://download.opensuse.org/...
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How Handle Error in dpkg-repack

i want use dpkg-repack for many List of Packages(includes Error Missing Packs ..) suppose there is 3 Packs A B C A has Error (i.e not fully installed) if i use: dpkg-repack A , B , C Bang Error ... ...
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Error retrieving gpg key timed out

Using ubuntu 20.04 and I was trying to add this repository ppa:ondrej/php and then I got this message when running this command; sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ondrej/php Co-installable PHP versions: ...
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Malformed entry 1 in list file /etc/apt/sources.list.d/brave-browser-release.list (Component)

This is what i got after trying to install brave browser on my ubuntu 20.04, sudo apt install apt-transport-https curl then I executed second command curl -s https://brave-browser-apt-release.s3....
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How do I install Grub Customizer on Ubuntu 20.04? [duplicate]

I'm trying to install grub-customizer on Ubuntu 20.04 and it's not working. This is what I've tried (as suggested by multiple websites): $ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:danielrichter2007/grub-...
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How to exclude package from apt --fix-broken install (Don't tag it as a duplicate)

My last post tagged as duplicate, and I don't know how to delete that duplicate mark. If you think this is duplicate or already answered please comment first, don't immediately mark as duplicate. ...
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No Apt found after installing 64-bit Ubuntu core 18.04 on Raspberry Pi 3B+

I tried to install the 64 bits Ubuntu core onto my Raspberry Pi 3B+ this morning using Raspberry Pi Imager to burn the image to the microSD card. However, after booting and all the first time ...
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getting an error while update or remove the package in ubuntu 16.04

I am new in ubuntu system. I have got an error while any install, update, or remove a package. I getting the following error insserv: Starting runlcactivator depends on plymouth and therefore on ...
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Cannot install docker on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

I'm new using docker and linux and I tried to install docker on my new Ubuntu 20.04 LTS. I was following these instructions: https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-install-and-use-...
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I can't see anything I am installing, can't find installed programs

I have installed a lot of debs and programs through apt get... it says i have these programs but I can't see them anywhere, what's going on? It says it's there... but where? Edit: The problem may ...
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python-pip package is not found

So, today i ran into this problem after i wanted to install a python 2.7 GUI designer. (Pygubu) I needed the Tkinter package, so therefore i tried running pip install tkinter. It didnt work as ...
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Trying to Install WoeUSB on 20.04, but Missing libwxgtk3.0-0v5? [duplicate]

I'm trying to install woeusb on Kubuntu 20.04LTS, but I seem to be missing a dependency. I have Universe and Multiverse enabled as sources, yet this still happens: root@LesserArk:/home/sarah# apt ...
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Can't install libqt4-dev on Focal - “Package not available” despite appearing in launchpad

I'm trying to get Geant4 up and running, and one of the required dependencies is to have libqt4-dev. Despite the fact that it appears in launchpad (link), I keep on getting the following error: ...
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Module not found error on running command sudo apt update after upgrading to ubuntu 19.10 from 18.04

Recently upgraded from ubuntu version 18.04 to 19.10, now my APT has stopped functioning properly and won't let me perform sudo apt update. On top of all this when I try to run a simple python script ...
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Apt update error: An error occurred during the signature verification [closed]

When updating I got the following message: W: An error occurred during the signature verification. The repository is not updated and the previous index files will be used. GPG error: http://mirrors....
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I delete qgis librarys manually, How can I install it again? in order to install qgis

I deled qgis librarys manually, How can I install them back again? in order to re install q gis Good day Ubuntu Community! I Used the comand rm -r in the root to delete the all qgis directories and ...
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Reinstallation of Ubuntu WSL 18.04 and Python3-pip installation issues

I deleted and reinstalled Ubuntu by following the instructions here but the same issues with pip installation persisted even after I've reinstalled Ubuntu. I suspect that the re-installation process ...
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sudo apt-get update display message connecting for infinite time

sudo apt-get update display message connecting for a long time and later time-out error is thrown. I have also tired cleaned up /var/lib/apt/lists/* and I have tried all the help from google but no ...
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add user to visudo to run any command without sudo but still get permission denied

i run like this: prod:~$ sudo visudo and then i added myusername here # User privilege specification root ALL=(ALL:ALL) ALL foobar ALL=(ALL:ALL) NOPASSWD:ALL i tried this also: sudo sh -c '...
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I am getting 'The repository focal-security Release' no longer has a Release file for Ubuntu 20.04

Today I am getting this error on my system. When I was working on my system a red notification came up on the top bar and I tried to see where it went wrong. In terminal I tried to use below command:...
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WSL sudo apt --fix-broken install returning error with libnvidia-compute [duplicate]

I am running Ubuntu 18.04.4 through Windows' WSL 2. I am trying to install NVIDIA drivers but ran into a problem. The console suggested I try sudo apt --fix-broken install but that is giving me the ...
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How to install Maxima CLI-only in Ubuntu 20.04?

I am attempting to install Maxima on Ubuntu 20.04 (on a headless server for use programmatically), but, unlike previous releases which had the graphical interface as a separate additional package, the ...
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Prevent core package removal with `apt autoremove`

I noticed that ubuntu installed a lot of bloat which I didn't need so I took time and prepared a list of all applications from the launchpad that weren't necessary for my install. When I tried to ...
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Does apt-get upgrade also update all the programs? [duplicate]

I always write sudo apt-get upgrade sudo apt-get update to upgrade as well as keep all the software up to date. I wish to know if the second statement is redundant or not. That is, if the upgrade ...
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apt-get not finding valid package to install

I installed the following PPA: deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/graphics-drivers/ppa/ubuntu/ xenial main performed an update but apt-get is unable to find a package that is listed. If you check here, ...
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system-config-kickstart has no installation candidate in Ubuntu 20.04 desktop

I am trying to install system-config-kickstart on my Ubuntu 20.04 Desktop amd64. But the package is not found. How should I install system-config-kickstart on Ubuntu 20.04? I have enabled main, ...
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Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1) while installing bumblebee

I can't install anything in Ubuntu 18.04 from the terminal. I tried sudo apt --fix-broken install but it returned this and I couldn't fix it. And my computer doesn't see my GPU since the error. The ...
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Docker Install Issue [closed]

I am trying to install Docker using these instructions but I am running to an issue adding the repo https://linuxhint.com/install_docker_linux_mint/ xxx@Home-Server:~$ sudo add-apt-repository "deb ...
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How to uninstall OpenVPN Access Server?

I need to remove OpenVPN Access Server completely from my system. I installed it with root access(sudo -i) using the following commands from the OpenVPN website: apt update && apt -y install ...
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apt-get update not working after vpn issue [duplicate]

By mistake, I tried the command sudo apt-get update while I was connected by vpn. However, I closed the vpn connection and now when I try to update the following error appears: Hit:1 http://packages....
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“apt full-upgrade” returns “1 not fully installed or removed.”

I tried to uninstall two earlier versions of Java by merely removing the files, but now got this error and don't know how to solve. What's the issue/solution? $ sudo apt full-upgrade Reading package ...
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how to install Kaspersky internet security 20.4 LTS focal fossa [duplicate]

Please Help ,,,, I'm download this file from server ,, but how it open and work ... (I'm New in ubuntu ) Kaspersky Internet Security.dmg
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Is there an apt config file that works similar to .gitignore to ignore selected installable packages? [duplicate]

I don't use .NET and I don't want it installed on my system. Is there a workaround to prevent the download and install of packages that are not wanted by the consumer? If not, may I suggest to ubuntu ...
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Wine Installation on Ubuntu 20.04 sudo dpkg --add-architecture i386 doesn't work

i have some issues installing Wine, because Ubuntu 20.04 doesn't recongnize i386 Architecture as i give the order on the terminal: After submiting "sudo dpkg --add-architecture i386", the terminal ...
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How to upgrade package one by one using apt-get with bash script?

bash script that can upgrade pkg one by one. i think we can create a txt file that contain all upgrade able pkg and we can call every single line in terminal.
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Broken/corrupted apt and dpkg after trying to do a release upgrade which failed, now system can't update. I'm on WSL, not native ubuntu

So after running do-release-upgrade, the process failed prompting me to abort or ressurect this window (I don't remember what exactly was shown as an error and I can't replicate it because it's not ...
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How to remove wine packages?

I'm using ubuntu 18.04. I had installed wine and playonlinux using following commands: sudo dpkg --add-architecture i386 wget -nc https://dl.winehq.org/wine-builds/winehq.key sudo apt-key add winehq....
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Update not working in Ubuntu 20.04 [duplicate]

So I updated my laptop from Ubuntu 18.04 to 20.10 and since then I've been having trouble executing the command sudo apt-get update Please help me out! Thanking you.Error showed while updating Some ...
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how to download Ubuntu software with dependency for offline installation

I have a packages_list.txt file with a list of Ubuntu Softwares. I generated the list of the Softwares on another machine using the command. sudo dpkg-query -f '${binary:Package}\n' -W > ...
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Debian cant get back to starting line after saving [closed]

After saving & pressing y the terminal goes off & can't get to the starting point so that i can execute a command. I feel like resetting to factory since I can't even do a backup. Someone help ...
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Fix package post-installation script subprocess returned error exit status 10 for libpaper1:amd64

After trying to configure some packages I am getting an error for the libpaper1:amd64 package. Error : Setting up libpaper1:amd64 (1.1.28) ... dpkg: error processing package libpaper1:amd64 (--...
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Why dont dpkg logs record software removed as part of the installtion process?

The manifest for the Desktop image of Ubuntu 20.04 is available here. Some of the packages listed in the manifest are removed during the installation process. For example, ubiquity, ubiquity-casper, ...
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Ubuntu old release stuck on unsupported warning, can't get past unsupported error, can't make workable changes to sources.list [closed]

I have four or five installations of 10.04 in some experimental desktop / laptop / server / device hardware, all working, unattended for 10 years, some with important data. Updates and release-upgrade ...
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Package 'libwxgtk3.0-dev' has no installation candidate on Ubuntu 20.04

Trying to setup a development environment for opencpn on Ubuntu 20.04 (focal). I get the following error message: dave@nuc3:~$ sudo apt-get install build-essential cmake gettext git-core gpsd gpsd-...
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apt-get update not not working [duplicate]

when I try to update my system it doesnt work I try many ways but it didnot work this is the result W: GPG error: http://ppa.launchpad.net/linuxuprising/java/ubuntu focal InRelease: The following ...
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Diverging package lists between APT and KDE Discover

When I boot into Kubuntu 20.04, the Discover application launches and shows me a list of available updates. But when I go to the terminal and do an apt-get update followed by apt-get upgrade these ...
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Cannot install tftpd-hpa

I'm trying to run apt-get install dnsmasq pxelinux syslinux-common through a cluster control node, and keep getting this error while installing. Job for tftpd-hpa.service failed because the control ...
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Failed to fetch - Installation errors

I am trying to make updates and installations and I keep getting errors like: Err:1 http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic-security/universe amd64 cpp-8 amd64 8.3.0-6ubuntu1~18.04.1 What do I need ...

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