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Dpkg is the Debian package management utility that performs lower-level tasks in software installation and removal. This tag should be used for questions about using and troubleshooting the dpkg utility.

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SDL2 unmet dependencies on Lubuntu 22.04 [duplicate]

guys im getting this error when trying to install sdl2 or libsdl2-dev on lubuntu 22.04 Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree... Done ...
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My laptop has become stuck at 'Processing triggers for libc-bin (2.27-3ubuntu1.6)... ' [closed]

So, the only thing that changed between the last time everything was alright and when the problem started is that I installed Wine from the ubuntu repository. And the next time I tried to turn the ...
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Replace Firefox with chrome

Please I have just installed Ubuntu 20.04 on my dell altitude pc. The first action I took was to replace firefox with chrome. So I downloaded google chrome. Then I installed it using sudo dpkg -i path-...
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Having issues when updating my Ubunto Server 22.04.4 LTS

Command used: john@dell-server:~$ sudo apt update && sudo apt upgrade -y Hit:1 https://downloads.plex.tv/repo/deb public InRelease Hit:2 http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu jammy InRelease Hit:3 ...
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How did dpkg -i code*.deb add a sources list to apt? (reading strace output)

I wanted to find out if installing vscode from the downloadable .deb file (on Linux) would also add the repository to /etc/apt/sources.list.d. I ran sudo strace dpkg -i code_1.89.1-1715060508_amd64....
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How to make a package become the "deinstall" status in Ubuntu

I'm trying to check if a package is installed or not. Here is a link for finding all packages with "deinstall" status: dpkg --get-selections shows packages marked "deinstall" But I ...
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Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)

I want to say that I am unable to install or remove any package through sudo apt. Whenever I tried to install or remove any package just like this sudo apt install perl-base it shows an error: Reading ...
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Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1) while i install pip3

Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree... Done Reading state information... Done The following additional packages will be installed: binutils binutils-common binutils-x86-64-linux-...
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Upgrading Ubuntu install hung

Running Ubuntu 24.04 in WSL2. I ran sudo apt-get update followed by sudo apt-get upgrade. The upgrade hung on libc:amd64. It would not respond to Ctrl+C, so I rebooted the entire computer. After ...
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dependency problems when Install Cisco Packet Tracer 822 on Ubuntu 24.04 LTS (Noble Numbat)

I got an Error Message when Install Cisco Packer Tracer 822 on Ubuntu. This the command I run on Terminal : sudo dpkg -i Packet_Tracer822_amd64_signed.deb [sudo] password for abdan-syakuran: ...
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VirtualBox 7.0.18 won't install on Ubuntu 24.04 due to dependency errors

After a fresh installation of Ubuntu 24.04 (Noble Numbat). The latest VirtualBox 7.0.18 will not run without signed kernel modules. Reboot into BIOS and disable secureboot (not recommended for ...
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Unable to install any packages with apt in a brand new 24.04 installation because of libreoffice-help-zh-tw

I've never used Linux before and just installed Ubuntu 24.04. Edit: I used the ZFS file system when I installed. At the end of the installation, I got an error popup unable to securely remove '/usr/...
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Package Python3-Pip Is Not Available, But Is Referred To By Another Package, This May Mean That The Package Is Missing, Has Been Obsoleted [duplicate]

Wsl - Ubuntu 24.04. when try to install sudo apt install python3-pip it is throwing bellow error. Package Python3-Pip Is Not Available, But Is Referred To By Another Package. This May Mean That The ...
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Unable to install strongswan in Ubuntu 22.04

I am trying to re-install strongswan in ubuntu 22. Ran the following commands $ sudo apt update Hit:1 https://download.docker.com/linux/ubuntu focal InRelease Hit:2 http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu ...
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Error on updating

When i run sudo apt upgrade, i receive this error dpkg: error processing package linux-image-6.5.0-28-generic (--configure): installed linux-image-6.5.0-28-generic package post-installation script ...
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What happened and what is the solution ? Ubuntu 22.04 [duplicate]

Since I installed python in Ubuntu 22.04 this problem followed.
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Not able to install ubuntu kernal linux-image-6.5.0-1020-oem giving error Operation not permitted

When I am updating my ubuntu I am stuck on a kernal install and due to it no software in updating and installing on my system. When, I am running sudo apt upgrade error When I am running apt --fix-...
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apt full-upgrade gets stuck on a broken pipe

Had to fix dpkg due to an upgrade interruption, now I am just stuck with a different error every time I try to run an upgrade, "Paste process signal was killed by a broken pipe. Error came when ...
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dpkg: error processing package (--purge) + (--remove) [duplicate]

I have error when I'm trying to update and upgrade my ubuntu OS UPDATE : Ubuntu 22.04.4 LTS I've tried to purge the linux image but I get these errors anyway. Here are the terminal errors: UPDATE : ...
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apt-cache search not showing expected result

I tried to do apt-cache search skype But it shows me this as a result: libopuso - opus codec runtime library So what does that mean?
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E: Could not open lock file /var/lib/dpkg/lock-frontend - open (13: Permission denied) | How to fix [duplicate]

E: Could not open lock file /var/lib/dpkg/lock-frontend - open (13: Permission denied) E: Unable to acquire the dpkg frontend lock (/var/lib/dpkg/lock-frontend), are you root? it show on terminal ...
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Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1). Whilst using OAI 5G

So I have cloned the OpenAirInterface repository into my system and navigated to cmake_targets and run this command, ./build_oai -I --install-optional-packages -w USRP. It seems to be trying to ...
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Stuck creating Dpkg files with Dist::Zilla

Any Perl gurus out there? I'm trying to package up my CPAN module for Ubuntu/Debian and I'm just getting started with Dist::Zilla's plugin to create a .deb package, but I get errors in the build stage....
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how can I remove a dpkg installed repository?

This error shows up on my sudo apt update: W: An error occurred during the signature verification. The repository is not updated and the previous index files will be used. GPG error: https://packages....
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Error on kernel 6.5.0-26-generic, linux-header, anbox-module

Ever since I switched to version 6.5.0-26-generic, I can't boot anymore. I have to switch back to 6.5.0-25-generic every time, and I want to fix the problems there, but as you can see for yourselves, ...
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apt-get upgrade with broken libgl1:i386 libgl1 libglvnd0 ibglx0:i386 libglx0

SO: Ubuntu 22.04.4 LTS Everything was working! This week it broke some packages when running sudo apt-get upgrade. libgl1 : Depende: libglx0 (= 1.7.0-2101~22.04) mas 1.4.0-1 está instalado ...
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Can't find a way to remove nrf-udev package [duplicate]

Edit: second answer fixed my problem The suggested duplicate doesn't fix my problem, as shown below I tried to do that exact same thing without success (output shown below) I have installed "nrf-...
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Conflict between broken ubuntu-advantage-tools and ubuntu-pro-client breaks update, ubuntu-advantage-tools cannot be removed

I have a failed Ubuntu-pro installation on a 20.04 LTS (accidentally pressed the marketing button on the software updater), and now efforts to rectify this issue lead to dependency conflicts between ...
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Ubuntu 22.04 - Package upgrade dpkg was interrupted & snap-confine has elevated permissions and is not confined & firefox launch issue

During my last apt upgrade the system crashed. When I then rebooted and tried to upgrade again it said: dpkg was interrupted, you must manually run 'sudo dpkg --configure -a' to correct the problem. I ...
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VirtualBox 7 fails on installation process at Ubuntu Desktop 22.04

For Ubuntu Desktop 22.04 to install VirtualBox 7 was executed the following command: sudo apt install ./virtualbox-7.0_7.0.14-161095~Ubuntu~jammy_amd64.deb But it fails with the following error ...
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How to generate dbgsym deb pkg for TSDuck

I'm building the TSDuck project that is on GitHub. To generate comprehensive debugging symbols in the binaries, I use gcc's -g flag: export ADDITIONAL_CXX_FLAGS='-U_FORTIFY_SOURCE -D_FORTIFY_SOURCE=3 -...
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winehq-stable : Depende: wine-stable (= 9.0.0.0~bullseye-1) E: No se pudieron corregir los problemas, usted ha retenido paquetes rotos [duplicate]

spreen@juanamanso:~$ sudo apt install --install-recommends winehq-stable Leyendo lista de paquetes... Hecho Creando árbol de dependencias Leyendo la información de estado... Hecho No se pudieron ...
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apt-get install -f [duplicate]

Sehr geehrte Damen und Herren, Dear Madams and Sirs, I use Ubuntu 20.04.6. LTS. After an actualisatien i get an information that somthing was wrong and i should fix it it in the terminal. There i get ...
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Can't install anything with apt install in ubuntu

Any request like sudo apt-get install *** starts the installation process, but when unpacking it throws an error, after which some packages are installed and work fine, some do not work fine, and some ...
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I encounter this after running sudo apt upgrade [duplicate]

I encounter the following error after running sudo apt upgrade in Ubuntu 22.04: dpkg: error processing package linux-hwe-6.5-headers-6.5.0-26 (--configure): package is in a very bad inconsistent ...
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error: paste subprocess was killed by signal (Broken pipe)

could someone help me please? I am trying to free some space on the Boot, but it gives me that: :~$ sudo apt autoremove ... E: Unmet dependencies. Try 'apt --fix-broken install' with no packages (or ...
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Got a dpkg warning during update

After doing a standard update-upgrade I got 2 warning messages highlighted in orange color: dpkg: warning: unable to delete the old directory '/var/lib/ubuntu-advantage': Directory not empty dpkg: ...
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Failed to install initramfs-tools

Im running Ubuntu server 20.04LTS. I had an error of apt install, please tell me what I should do to solve this problem. image: img-5.15.0-1023-azure Command: sudo apt-get install -reinstall initramfs-...
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Problems installing packages using apt in Wubuntu [duplicate]

I have problems installing most packages, after installing the Wubuntu distribution, what should I do? bin4ry@bin4ry-desktop:~$ sudo apt install libsdl2-dev Reading package lists... Done Building ...
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Issues with apt upgrade [duplicate]

I'm running the following command: sudo apt upgrade And the following error pops up: Building dependency tree... Done Reading state information... Done Calculating upgrade... Done 0 upgraded, 0 newly ...
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How to solve errors while installing PHP 8.x on Ubuntu 20

I am trying to install PHP 8.x but I am getting stuck at one point again and again So in order to install PHP, I assume I need to have ppa:ondrej/php repository present. I was having errors while ...
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Unable to Perform Upgrade [duplicate]

I am running into a strange error that is circular in nature. I just went to run a routine sudo apt upgrade and encountered the following error: > Reading package lists... Done Building dependency &...
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sudo upgrade evdi.ko.zst freeze at install

I did run sudo apt update, and afterwards sudo apt upgrade. Normally, this is all fine but it got stuck for ages. I cancelled the process. I tried to do it again but the terminal tells me to run sudo ...
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Intel ARC intel-i915-dkms dpkg error upgrading to HWE kernel 6.5

Whenever I try to install something, it returns this error: dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of linux-headers-generic: linux-headers-generic depends on linux-headers-6.5.0-17-generic; ...
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How to solve dpkg error based on geany-plugin-addons

Error that I got from the upgrading step: dpkg: unrecoverable fatal error, aborting: loading files list file for package 'geany-plugin-addons': cannot read /var/lib/dpkg/info/geany-plugin-addons.list ...
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APCI error, Ubuntu can't boot

As the title says, I can't enter to Ubuntu. It gets stuck after grub bootloader. After some minutes the following message appears related with APCI: In order to try to solve it, I have check some of ...
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Tesla k40c Driver install on Ubuntu [duplicate]

i have a server running Ubuntu with two Xeon x5680s and just install a NVIDIA Tesla k40c HPC / GPU for running PyTorch and tensorflow-gpu models but cant get the drivers running. i used "sudo ...
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Error during apt upgrade for NodeJS

I encounter this problem while trying to sudo apt upgrade my system: Preparing to unpack .../nodejs_18.17.1-deb-1nodesource1_amd64.deb ... Unpacking nodejs (18.17.1-deb-1nodesource1) over (12.22.9~...
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How to install Google Chrome on Ubuntu server 22.04

I have a problem installing Google Chrome on Ubuntu 22.04 (VPS) with an AMD processor. I also tried just in case on Ubuntu 22.04 with an Intel processor). I have rigorously followed the procedure of ...
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How to uninstall MS Edge with dpkg

I downloaded the microsoft-edge-stable_121.0.2277.98-1_amd64.deb from internet, then installed it manually with: dpkg -i microsoft-edge-stable_121.0.2277.98-1_amd64.deb I can't figure out how to ...
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