Questions tagged [multiarch]

Questions that refer to the capability of a system to install and run applications of multiple different binary targets on the same system. For example running a 32bit linux application on a 64bit linux system.

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Is it worth restricting the apt sources file to use amd64 packages only in a server install?

I've read about Ubuntu using multiarch to supply i386 packages where required. On a fresh install of Ubuntu 18.04.1 Server 64bit there is not /etc/dpkg/dpkg.cfg.d/multiarch file. This leads me to ...
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What is amd64 in “dpkg -l” output for some packages and not for others?

Following is the output of dpkg -l command on my Ubuntu system, Desired=Unknown/Install/Remove/Purge/Hold | Status=Not/Inst/Conf-files/Unpacked/halF-conf/Half-inst/trig-aWait/Trig-pend |/ Err?=(none)/...
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Can't install libssl-dev for armhf after --add-archetecture

I'm trying to install libssl-dev for the armhf architecture on a x86_64 system for cross-compilation. Here is what I have done: $ sudo dpkg --add-architecture armhf $ sudo apt update Hit:1 https://...
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Create Multiarch package with prebuild binaries

Hi I am currently trying to create a package with prebuild binaries as for the source I have a binaries directory with a 32 and 64 subdirectory. I would like to install the 64bit binaries on a 64bit ...
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Why does aptitude+multiarch mix up package versions for different architectures?

I am on a amd64 architecture, with another foreign architecture arm64 also installed. When installing a certain package, it seems like aptitude is mixing up versions for packages from 2 different ...
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Guitar Pro 6 wrong GTK theme Ubuntu budgie 18.04.1

I'm using Ubuntu budgie 18.04.1 with the adapta theme and papirus icon set. After successfully installing Guitar Pro 6 in a 64bit OS (which was a pain), Guitar Pro looks like an alien in my system. I ...
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Installing 32-bit SDL2 on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS 64-bit

Trying to install libsdl2-2.0:i386, I am met with this Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Note, selecting 'libsdl2-2.0-0:i386' for regex '...
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Multiarch issue with packages marked as supporting “all” architectures

I have added foreign architecture to my amd64 system, e.g. arm64. Let's suppose I want to install libproj9:arm64. I get the following error: libproj9:arm64 : Depends: proj-data:arm64 but it is not ...
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Can't install libsdl2-dev:i386 on Ubuntu 17.04 64 bit alongside libsdl2-dev:amd64

Output when I try to install libsdl2-dev:i386 tony@tony-ubuntu:/$ sudo apt-get install libsdl2-dev:i386 Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done ...
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Dependency errors for wine and VirtualBox on 16.04

I was trying to install VirtualBox. This is the output I get when I run sudo apt install virtualbox $ sudo apt install virtualbox [sudo] password for gurvinder: Reading package lists... Done ...
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Unable to install packages for different architectures using Multiarch

I've been following this guide to set up my environment in order to install packages for arm64 architecture on my amd64 machine, but I haven't been able to do so. I have added 'arm64' to my list of ...
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Unable to locate package libc6-dev-i386

I'm trying to install NS3, and got stuck at this package, libc6-dev-i386, installation. sudo apt-get install cmake libc6-dev libc6-dev-i386 g++-multilib I've tried all the possible solution that i ...
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Is it possible to install amd64 software on aarch64?

I have a VPN Unlimited account, and want to install it on my pinebook. When I try using GDebi, I get the message "Status: Error: Wrong architecture 'amd64'" Do I have to wait for the vpnto have an ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 Updating issue

Does anyone know what I should do to fix this problem? I recently receive these after I do sudo apt-get update: N: Skipping acquire of configured file 'main/binary-foreign-architecture/Packages' as ...
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qBitTorrent save to sftp location

Title pretty much says it all. Does anybody know how to make the qBitTorrent client store its downloads data on a sftp or ssh location? I tried to Set Location $\rightarrow$ and browse to the sftp ...
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Unable to locate package libc6:i386

I'm new to this OS, and I wanted to get steam... I looked up the commands online, and tried to perform them. I didn't find a problem until a little ways in. I looked everywhere for an answer and ...
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How to determine the host Multi-Arch default folder

I want to make a makefile that installs a library in the host default multi-arch folder, like /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu and /usr/lib/i386-linux-gnu/ and /usr/lib/arm-linux-gnueabihf. But without ...
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14.04 Multiarch dependencies conflict when trying to install steam

I was trying to install steam (from both the steam:i386 package, and the steam_latest.deb package provided on the steam). In both cases, steam fails to launch/install due to "required dependencies": ...
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Run 32-bit program on 64-bit Ubuntu without sudo

There is a 32-bit program that I need to run on a 64-bit Ubuntu. When i try to run it, I have the following error : program: error while loading shared libraries: libncurses.so.5: cannot open ...
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teamviewer ubuntu 16.04 64 bit

When I follow that advices: TeamViewer 11 won't run on Ubuntu 16.04 64-bit I get following errors: al@alpc:~/Downloads$ sudo dpkg -i teamviewer_11.0.57095_i386.deb Selecting previously unselected ...
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Despite Multiarch settings, Ubuntu 16.04 fails to keeping both 32 bit and 64 bit libraries installed in OS

I need to compile/link 32 bit and 64 bit C/C++ executables on Ubuntu 16.04 (64 bit). I executed the following commandlines: sudo apt-get install build-essential sudo apt-get install automake libtool ...
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Unknown multi arch type [duplicate]

When I run sudo apt-get update in the terminal, I got this and I don't know what the problem is: W: Unknown Multi-Arch type 'no' for package 'compiz-core' W: Unknown Multi-Arch type 'no' for package '...
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How to run WineTricks in 32 bit mode on a 64 bit system

I am using WineTricks to install some DLLs, but I'm encountering this problem when installing .NET framework: So, how do I run WineTricks in 32-bit mode?
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errors upgrading from 14.04 to 16.04 about Unknown Multi-Arch type for compiz, libkf5akonadisearch-bin packages

I'm trying to upgrade my 14.04 machine to 16.04 using do-release-upgrade. After downloading the package lists for wily, I see the following errors: Unknown Multi-Arch type 'no' for package 'compiz-...
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Skipping acquire of configured file 'main/binary-i386/Packages' as repository 'xxx' doesn't support architecture 'i386'

Getting below error message while issuing : sudo apt-get update Get:1 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial InRelease [95.8 kB] Ign:2 http://repo.mongodb.org/apt/debian wheezy/mongodb-org/3.2 ...
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Ubuntu 14.04.3 libsdl2-2.0-0:i386 wants to downgrade xorg

Ubuntu 14.04.4 LTS kernel 3.19, xorg 1.17 (vivid HWE stack) sudo apt-get install libsdl2-2.0-0:i386 gives the following output. This can't be right! I need this for pcsx2 1.4.0 Reading package ...
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Building multi-arch packages locally

It's the first time I try to build debian/ubuntu packages for different architectures. For this, I decided to use pbuilder using the .pbuilderrc script from https://jodal.no/2015/03/08/building-arm-...
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How to install Guitar Pro 6 on Kubuntu 15.10 64bit?

first I have followed this description: installing gp6 in saucy by hacking the .deb file I assume, that it is outdated, because it does not work properly. After rebuilding the package and trying to ...
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AC3D - No such file or directory

I just downloaded AC3D and extracted the zip in a folder in my home folder. I opened a terminal, CD'd to the folder and typed ./ac3d. But I get the following error message every time: bash: ./ac3d: ...
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Canon LBP6000 printer not working with Ubuntu 14.04

I am running Ubuntu 14.04. I am new to Linux and my Canon LBP6000 printer isn't working with Ubuntu 14.04. I tried this question's answer as solution, but I didn't work. I tried the following ...
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What is the multiarch support for Google Earth 64 bit package? [duplicate]

The official Ubuntu page for Google Earth says this: Note to 64bit users: The 64bit debian package depends on ia32-libs which is deprecated and no longer available as of 13.10 Saucy. Use the ...
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pcsx2 installation

Im a noob in over my head, can someone with experience help me (in a sort of step-by-step way would be nice) install pcsx2 in 64 bit ubuntu 15? I read something about chroot, but also multiarch, being ...
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Risky to remove all i386 packages on a 64-bits install? [duplicate]

I don't use any 32-bits app on my 64-bits Vivid so i want to remove all i386 packages but I wonder if this can be done safely. Thx for help ! Edit : Here's the return from the 'dpkg -l | grep i386' ...
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How to re-install libgcc1:i386 which breaks libgcc1?

So, I went and did something very stupid. I have ubuntu-toolchain-r repository added to repositories which has up to some time ago provided libgcc1:i386 among other things. For a some time now the ...
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Skype install on 14.04 Tried to trace the problem

I tried to install Skype on Ubuntu 14.04. I think i traced the problem back and need help. First i checked if multiarch is enabled. localhost@localhost-W54-55SU1-SUW:~$ dpkg --print-architecture ...
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Is wine still installable on a up-to-date ubuntu 14.10 (utopic) amd64 system?

Is there still a way to install wine on amd64? When I try to install wine, I end up with: $ sudo apt install wine1.6-i386 Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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If I have an x64 capable CPU, but install a x86 Ubuntu distribution, can I still run 64bit executables? [duplicate]

Also, would it be possible to install a x64 kernel, to transform it to a full 64bit installation?
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Switched from 32 to 64bit kernel. How to install 64bit packages?

I followed this answer and installed 64bit version of kernel. uname -m print x86_64, so it's working. When tried to install 64bit Chrome, Software Center complained about libcups:amd64. Tried to ...
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How to install both 32-bit and 64-bit versions of package?

When I run sudo apt-get install libcurl4-openssl-dev:i386 It removes libcurl4-openssl-dev package and vice-versa. How can I install both versions, for building both 32-bit and 64-bit version, of my ...
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unable to compile program using -m32 and gcc

I have installed multi2sim on my 64-bit Ubuntu machine. Both gcc 4.8 and 4.8.1 is installed in my system. Even after setting and exporting the LD_LIBRARY_PATH AND LD_INCLUDE_PATH, and installing the ...
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gcc won't link with -m32

Trying to compile even the simplest (int main(){}) program with -m32 on a 64-bit system fails: $ gcc -m32 test.c /usr/bin/ld: skipping incompatible /usr/lib/gcc/x86_64-linux-gnu/4.8/libgcc.a when ...
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Can't run “dpkg --add-architecture i386” on 12.04 64-bit to run eclipse ADT

Running ubuntu 12.04 64 bit. I am trying to follow the steps written at the end of this page under the Heading: Installing Android SDK compat libraries. I am doing it in order to solve this problem. ...
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SSH->SCP connection without password prompt on every attempt

I would like to have a loop script run over two machines (with global IP), in which during the loop I have several scp command for exchanging the outputs of those executions. Do we have a way to ...
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32-bit application (timeEdition) stopped working on new hardware

I got a new laptop and copied the partitions of the old harddisk onto the new one (/ and /home) and everything works, except 1 application that won't start anymore. It is an old (2009) time tracker ...
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unable to access dash after uninstalling google chrome

After i removed the package google chrome through command sudo apt-get remove google-chrome-stable. I couldnot access dash. I tried sudo apt-get install unity-scope-home command, but it gives me ...
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How do I install 32-bit packages on 64-bit Ubuntu? [duplicate]

I am using the 64-bit version of Ubuntu, but I need to install a 32-bit version of a package to use with a proprietary extension for it, which is only available in 32-bit. How can I install the 32-bit ...
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dpkg is broken, how to recover?

When I ran apt-get, the system said that dpkg is broken, use sudo dpkg --configure -a to recover, but when I ran sudo dpkg --configure -a, it showed the following error message: dpkg: error: liboil0....
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Architectures EM64T® , x86-64 , ia32 , IA64 , Intel®64 , x86 , amd64 , amd32 [closed]

Which packages should install for Architectures EM64T® , x86-64 , ia32 , IA64 , Intel®64 , x86 , amd64 , amd32 , Mach64 ?
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Ubuntu 64 bit Machinarium: error while loading shared libraries: libgtk-x11-2.0.so.0 [closed]

I just downloaded Ubuntu 13.10 final beta 64 bit and every program that I use work flawlessly with the exception of "Machinarium" a very cool flash game. The game doesn't have a .deb package and I ...
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How should I fix libraries that can't be found because of multiarch naming?

I've run into this problem a few times now. I have some program that is looking for a library and can't find it, even though it is in /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu. Maybe this a flaw in the way the ...