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Questions tagged [dependencies]

In Ubuntu most applications have dependencies, programs that they depend on to run correctly. This means that installing a package sometimes requires other packages to be installed, and removing packages will cause others to be removed by APT to prevent them from breaking. Use this tag when asking ...

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Cannot calculate upgrade when upgrading from Ubuntu 16.04 to Ubuntu 18.04

I've tried it several times, but the upgrade process always aborts at the same step with the error cannot calculate upgrade with three possible reasons, none of which apply to my case. So I checked ...
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Unable to Install Cockpit on Bionic

I am trying to install cockpitvby using apt-get install cockpit but getting following error. The following packages have unmet dependencies: cockpit : Depends: cockpit-system (= 172-1~ubuntu18.04.1) ...
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Installing postgresql-10 libgssapi-krb5-2 (>= 1.14+dfsg) but 1.13.2+dfsg-5ub

i'm trying to install postgresql-10 via the instructions listed here: https://www.postgresql.org/download/linux/ubuntu/ I'm trying to run this step and I keep getting the following unmet dependency ...
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Upgrade Ubuntu from 16.04 to 18.04 causing unable to use gnome and other problems 08/14/2018 [on hold]

On 08/14/2018, my ubuntu recommended me to upgrade from 16.04 to 18.04. The upgrade went on horribly wrong. In the middle of the installation, it tells me it encounters failure and your ubuntu will ...
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Broken python dependencies after trying to uninstall

I had several installations of python on my ubuntu 18.04 system and tried to uninstall all necessary ones and just properly reinstall python3.6 So i deleted all folders that were listed under whereis ...
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Python errors when try to install [on hold]

I have search a couple of days to solve some errors with python. Whatever I want to do in my terminal , I get these errors. Something should not be config right? pi@keuken:~ $ sudo dpkg --configure -...
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While installing Android Studio on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, I am facing an error like this

dell@dell-Latitude-3440:~$ sudo apt-get install libc6:i386 libncurses5:i386 libstdc++6:i386 lib32z1 lib32bz2-1.0 *Removed the ask password* Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree ...
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Packages broken & apt does not work after aborted Ubuntu upgrade to 16.04 LTS (from 14)

I attempted to upgrade Ubuntu 14 to 16 LTS using sudo do-release-upgrade and everything is broken. The installation is not completed. The logs say it was aborted. When I use apt or apt-get the ...
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ubuntu 18.04 issues with digikam

I have just upgraded to 18.04 and am trying to install upgrades and or new programd via the terminal. I get the following message digikam-private-libs : Depends: libkf5sane5 (>= 4.3.4) but it is ...
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Dependency resolution problem in apt-get

Using Ubuntu 16.04 Listing available apache2 versions: root@ubuntu-xenial:~# apt-cache show apache2 | grep Version Version: 2.4.18-2ubuntu3.9 Version: 2.4.18-2ubuntu3.8 Version: 2.4.18-2ubuntu3 It ...
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Cant install Virtualbox-5.2 on Ubuntu 18.04.1 server

I've got a fresh installation of Ubuntu 18.04.1 server running on an HP ProLiant DL380 Generation 7 (G7). I am trying to install VirtualBox 5.2. I used the tutorial on this website : https://linuxize....
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deb file working fine in version 16.04 does not in 18.04

This deb file installs an open source program and all related packages. It's been tested in Ubuntu 16.04, Lubuntu 16.04, Stretch and other Debian-baed distros. But after having been tried in Lubuntu ...
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VLC Unmet dependencies

I upgrade from LTS 16.04 to 18.04 from software updater VLC has been removed and now installing VLC giving the following errors The following packages have unmet dependencies: vlc : Depends: ...
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DPKG: can't upgrade due to syntax error in trigger file

I was just trying to ugrade/update and I ran into some issues due to unmet dependancies: anonymous@anonymous:~$ sudo apt-get upgrade Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree ...
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Package php7.2-mbstring unmet dependencies in Ubuntu 18.04

Try to install php-mbstring for mediawiki setup. already added after first attempt universe repository: Package php7.2-mbstring missing in Ubuntu 18.04 But gives me hard time Here details: ...
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Ubuntu 18.04, held broken packages, install opencl

I have this problem: I want install these packages: nvidia-390 (driver) nvidia-libopencl1-390 nvidia-opencl-icd-390 on Ubuntu Server 18.04. $ uname -r 4.15.0-29-generic I have installed nvidia-390, ...
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Unable to install two packages in one go [on hold]

I can install two packages separately, but whenever I try to install them in one go, I get told they have "unmet dependencies". This is on a fresh install of Ubuntu (both trusty and bionic), so ...
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Package manager broken due to graphics card driver

My package management system appears to be broken. It looks to me as if the cause is the proprietary NVIDIA driver for my graphics card (nvidia-driver-390, proprietary, tested), but when I try to ...
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In a fresh install of kubuntu, I cannot install programs from discover, and I cannot update from the command line

I'm asked for my password. I enter it and it says installing, but then I get the message that it failed to install, and installing becomes install again. I tried to update from the command line and I ...
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Dependency problems while installing ATOM code editor

ron007@avenger:~/Downloads$ sudo dpkg -i atom-amd64.deb [sudo] password for ron007: Selecting previously unselected package atom. (Reading database ... 261361 files and directories currently ...
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An Ubuntu Update Dependencies Deadlock?

I updated my 15.10 Ubuntu to 16.04 and I'm facing this exact problem too: Upgrade failed and stuck due to corrupted libc install However, I don't have other newer Kernel to reboot into. My current ...
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How to properly downgrade openssl version under Ubuntu 18.04

I need to install some proprietary antivirus software on my 18.04 system because of company policy. The thing is, it requires an older version of OpenSSL to even install and then work, i.e. Ubuntu 18....
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Resolve dependency errors while installing libmotif

I have a requirement where I need to bundle all the *.deb files required to install the libmotif-dev library along with the software package. This is because , the target computer where the software ...
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erlang problem on installing rabbitmq on Ubuntu 16.04

When I am trying to install Rabbitmq-server I am having this issue for my system. ERROR I am Facing this. "the following packages have unmet dependencies: rabbitmq-server : Depends: erlang-nox (>= 1:...
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Unmet dependencies that I actually have

When trying to install python-gtk2, I get the following errors: sudo apt-get install python-gtk2 Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some ...
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How to make Visual Studio Code (or any application) look for dependencies in a different, mounted partition?

I want to compile a large code base using Visual Studio Code but I don't want to install the dependencies (that I obtain them through apt-get or pip) of that code base on my laptop. Instead, I have ...
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Unable to run Visual Studio Code with GUI when using a Singularity container: Get errors for gtk, dbus and dconf

I am trying to avoid installing lots of dependencies of another software (Blender) on my laptop which is running an Ubuntu 16.04. I decided to I build a Singularity container that has those ...
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Ubuntu 18 - package mismatch (“libgtk-3.so.0: undefined symbol: g_log_structured_standard”)

I have recently upgraded to Ubuntu 18, (Bionic) from Ubuntu 16 (Xenial), and practically no GUI or windowing is working. I think the problem is caused by package mismatch. Here is some information: ...
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Is it possible to set apt dependencies manually?

First I install a program A, lets say openssh-client. And, to work in my server, I would always need a program B alongside A, lets say zip, for example. Is it possible to configure apt to set B (zip)...
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Why is openjdk-11-jre installed together with maven when openjdk-8-jdk is specified in the package list?

The package maven depends on default-jre-headless (>= 2:1.7) | java7-runtime-headless (according to sudo dpkg -I /var/cache/apt/archives/maven_3.5.2-2_all.deb). I noticed the following behavior on ...
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Error: Dependency “python3” not found

I am somewhat new to Linux and have installed Ubuntu 18.04 LTS two weeks ago. I was following a process today which had me download Meson and Ninja to compile something. I'd run the compiler, it ...
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Curl & libcurl3 held back, possibly by .net core

When I try to upgrade my packages, I receive a message that curl and libcurl3 have been kept back. I did not do this myself. Referring to "The following packages have been kept back:" Why ...
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Unable to install Go dep

I am trying to run the command dep ensure on my Ubuntu 16.04, but the system is unable to find the command. When I run sudo apt install dep or any other installation commands, I always get this error ...
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“Error while loading shared libraries” on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

I have faced with this error with two programs on a newly installed Ubuntu 18.04. I get the following error message when I run "lifeograph" after instaling it using Software Center or Synaptic. ...
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I cannot upgrade Ubuntu or autoclean due to the inability to run “apt-get -f install”

I am unable to clean my disk space by running autoclean, nor can I upgrade because I am continually asked to run apt-get -f install however due to a full disk it will not install. autoclean doesn't ...
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dpkg: error processing package ramme (--install)

I was trying to install Ramme, but I was getting dpkg error. I tried to install other but won’t install, with no luck. I'm getting this error: (Reading database ... 188852 files and directories ...
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Unable to install libpq-dev in ubuntu 16.04 [duplicate]

I am try to install libpq-dev in ubuntu 16.04 and it come with this problem: The following packages have unmet dependencies: libpq-dev : Depends: krb5-multidev but it is not going to be installed E:...
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Unable to install libc6-dev

A gcc compiler was misbehaving, and in the process of fixing it part of the libc6 package was uninstalled. Now I am trying to reinstall it using apt-get on Ubuntu 14.04 (3.13.0-24-generic). However, ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 unmet dependencies won't install [duplicate]

I am trying to install nodejs but it keeps having unmet dependencies and it continues to do so. sudo apt-get install nodejs Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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Unable to uninstall VirtualBox packages

I tried to install VirtualBox and after installation it keeps on crashing, so I tried to uninstall but it also failed. Now I am stuck with the updated version of ubuntu 18.04 where GNS3 is failing to ...
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Problem with libmariadb-dev, libmysqlclient-dev and libgdal-dev

I'm trying to install libgdal-dev (for an R package I really need) using: sudo apt-get install libgdal-dev But then I get the error message: The following packages have unmet dependencies: libgdal-...
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Packages have unmet dependencies on 18.04 upon mongodb install

So, I tried to install mongo on my local machine, a Ubuntu 18.04. The installation came to a halt with an error The following packages have unmet dependencies: mongodb-org : Depends: mongodb-org-...
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E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code in CUDA Installation

*NOTE : Please care the EDIT 2. And you can see the FULL terminal output clearly on my answer under my question * I have tried to install and uninstall CUDA multiple times, but i got some errors ...
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“The repository does no longer have a Release file” and “Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages” on Ubuntu 16.10 [closed]

I am having some issues with apt-get in general. Help would be greatly appreciated. Pictures with the errors are at the bottom of the page. What I'm Trying to Do I am trying to run the make command ...
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How can I make apt upgrade skip packages with “unmet dependencies” and upgrade the rest? [duplicate]

I have an Ubuntu 14.04 machine and when trying to upgrade packages I get errors about unmet dependencies. My question is, How do I upgrade everything else but the packages with unmet dependencies? I ...
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Error unmet dependencies systemd on sudo apt upgrade

I am trying to update and upgrade my machine via command line. But when I try to run sudo apt upgrade I get the following error: The following packages have unmet dependencies: libpam-systemd : ...
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How can I install texlive-science? [closed]

For my Latex file I need to use the algorithm2e package, therefore I tried to install texlive-science for my Ubuntu. But in Ubuntu Software Center it says that Dependency is not satisfiable: texlive-...
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apt-get -f install fails to correct dependencies

I recently tried a dist-upgrade from 16.04 to 18.04. During the upgrade process, it reported problems with broken dependencies. I noted the packages, hoping I could fix the problem later. Now I ...
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Is it possible to get GIMP 2.10.4 work on Ubuntu 16.04? [duplicate]

I tried to install it from source, but there some dependencies problems, a lot and I don't know how to get them - it seems like they not in repo. Could you get GIMP 2.10.4 work on your Ubuntu 16.04 ? ...
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Unmet dependencies whit libvdpau1 [duplicate]

I'm having some issues when I try to upgrade packages. I run sudo apt-get check and I get this: You might want to run 'apt-get -f install' to correct these. The following packages have unmet ...