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Questions about adding or managing PPAs (Personal Package Archives) should use this tag. PPAs are personal package archives that allow users and groups on Launchpad to make packages available to the public. PPAs can be added with a terminal command or through Software Sources.

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woeusb will not install

For other (specialized) PPAs we maintain, see: https://launchpad.net/~webupd8team More info: https://launchpad.net/~nilarimogard/+archive/ubuntu/webupd8 Adding repository. Press [ENTER] to continue or ...
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https://ppa.launchpadcontent.net/gns3/ppa/ubuntu/dists/noble/InRelease: [closed]

W: https://ppa.launchpadcontent.net/gns3/ppa/ubuntu/dists/noble/InRelease: La signature par clé F88F6D313016330404F710FC9A2FD067A2E3EF7B utilise un algorithme faible (rsa1024)
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ModuleNotFoundError: apt_pkg

I am trying to install Python in my EC2 instance using these commands: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:deadsnakes/ppa sudo apt update sudo apt install python3.12 However, upon running the first ...
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can't find launchpad content

Err:13 https://ppa.launchpadcontent.net/gwibber-daily/ppa/ubuntu focal Release 404 Not Found [IP: 2620:2d:4000:1::81 443] Err:14 https://ppa.launchpadcontent.net/gwibber-daily/ppa/ubuntu disco ...
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Multiple Errors: while using sudo apt update [duplicate]

When I use sudo apt update these what I get as an output, multiple error tried to find answer but couldn't get any as working. Really new in the Linux field if you could help me out it will truly ...
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identify ppa name to remove?

It seems odd that this is unanswered. When I update, I see: N: Skipping acquire of configured file 'main/binary-i386/Packages' as repository 'https://brave-browser-apt-release.s3.brave.com stable ...
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Release file issue of my repository [duplicate]

Getting this error on latest Ubuntu (24-04). The repository 'https://ppa.launchpadcontent.net/gamabhana-team/gamabhana/ubuntu noble Release' does not have a Release file. This command used to work on ...
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The "sudo add-apt-repository ppa:nemh/systemback" command does not work

I'm trying to create a Live ISO of my linux distribution using a tutorial and to do so it tells me to enter this command: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:nemh/systemback problem it returns me this error: ...
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Unable to remove a PPA I installed when I had an older version of Ubuntu

I recently upgraded to Ubuntu 22.04 from an older version (16? 18? I forget) I have a tablet, and apparently I acquired the tablet drivers from a third party PPA ppa:doctormo/wacom-plus Well, now that ...
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Launchpad: How to set up a "fork" of an Ubuntu source package?

I'm currently trying to create a PPA that would automatically release linux-firmware packages from the latest Ubuntu for all Ubuntu releases. To do that, I've created my project https://launchpad.net/...
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Is there another way to update flatpak in Ubuntu 22.04 without adding the PPA?

Reason for asking is because of the Flatpak 1.12.7 vulnerability and system times out when trying to add the Flatpak PPA. sudo add-apt-repository ppa:flatpak/stable -y [sudo] password for daniel: ...
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Ubuntu 23.10: Unable to install PHP 7.1 using ppa:ondrej/php and apt install php7.1 [duplicate]

I'm a Laravel dev and new to Ubuntu. I have two different apps which use two different versions of PHP. I need to have PHP 7.1.x. I tried to explore different platforms most of them are using ppa:...
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How to fix Launchpad PPA which uses a key with weak algorithm?

My sudo apt update output has warnings like the following: W: https://ppa.launchpadcontent.net/apandada1/blanket/ubuntu/dists/noble/InRelease: Signature by key 95ACDEBD8BFF99ABE0F26A49A507B2BBA7803E3B ...
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How to solve errors (E/W/N) after apt-get apdate? [duplicate]

I am now running 22.04 LTS. After sudo apt update, I got these errors: Hit:1 https://mirror.xeonbd.com/ubuntu-archive jammy InRelease Hit:2 https://mirror.xeonbd.com/ubuntu-archive jammy-updates ...
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Why can't I install more than one version of php with the ondrej ppa?

I ran docker run -it ubuntu:22.04 bash apt install software-properties-common add-apt-repository ppa:ondrej/php apt update apt install php8.2 -y but I get the error Unable to locate package php8.2. ...
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I am trying to switch from Ubuntu to windows but when I use the "sudo add-apt-repository ppa:nilarimogard/webupd8" comand I get this: [closed]

I am trying to switch from Ubuntu to Windows, but when I use the sudo add-apt-repository ppa:nilarimogard/webupd8 command, I get this:
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ppa:mozillateam/ppa gone?

I am trying to install firefox in a arm64 Ubuntu 22.04 Docker container from the mozillateam ppa, but it seems not to be available anymore. I also could not find it searching it manually at https://...
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23.10 Folder "Properties" icons look like colorful static after installing oibaf/graphics-drivers

I'm running 23.10 and just noticed that if I right click a folder, file, or shortcut from file browser and select properties the icon looks like static. How do I fix these broken icons? Graphics Card:...
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Power profiles and TLP conflict

I just tried installing TLP to see if it would make my laptop more efficient and it did not. I then removed it by running sudo apt remove smartmontools sudo apt remove tlp tlp-rdw sudo add-apt-...
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How can I reset and generate sources.list [duplicate]

I removed my /etc/apt/sources.list file by mistake. How can I generate it again? Best regards
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Trouble Updating WSL Ubuntu: 404 Not Found Error and Repository Issue

I'm encountering an issue while attempting to update my WSL Ubuntu system using the command sudo apt update. Here are the details of the problem: Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 22.04.3 LTS ...
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Cannot add PPA. Fresh ubuntu installation (20.04) I have tried quite a few things

I am trying to add deadsnakes ppa to install some python versions. I have tried to use the sudo add-apt-repository ppa:deadsnakes/ppa command, but I get Cannot add PPA: 'ppa:~deadsnakes/ubuntu/ppa'. ...
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how to prevent *.list files from getting overwritten?

Following the accepted answer to this question, I have adjusted the ppa entry for geogebra to the following entry: deb [signed-by=/usr/share/keyrings/geogebra.gpg] http://www.geogebra.net/linux/ ...
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E: The repository 'http://ppa.launchpad.net/bashsenpai/cli/ubuntu focal Release' does not have a Release file

I've tried the different solutions listed in here: What can I do if a repository/PPA does not have a Release file? First solution: ppa-purge sudo ppa-purge ppa:bashsenpai/cli/ubuntu Updating packages ...
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At the /etc/apt/sources.list.d directory: What does .distUpgrade really mean? [duplicate]

At the /etc/apt/sources.list.d directory exists the following files docker.list git-core-ubuntu-ppa-focal.list google-chrome.list docker.list.distUpgrade git-core-ubuntu-ppa-...
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Newly installed Kubuntu; added support for gaming Lutris; everything works well but I have an annoying error about a missing PPA repository

Apparently, the Lutris folks are aware of this issue - even suggesting a method for a resolution that wasn't very clear and without clear instruction. Lutris indicated that they removed the PPA repo (...
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Uploads to launchpad.net not visible after dput

I am trying to upload my backport of a package to my new repository on launchpad.net dput -u ppa:user/repository *.changes completed successfully, but there are no changes on the PPA page. apt-add-...
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Ardour 6.5 to Ubuntu Studio 20.04 - libraries

Instructions how to upgrade Ardour from original v. 5.1 to 6.5 in Ubuntu Studio 20.04 LTS can be found here: https://launchpad.net/~ubuntustudio-ppa/+archive/ubuntu/ardour-backports After succeeding ...
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Packages from PPA do not appear in `apt search` [closed]

On an Ubuntu 18.04 machine, I've added the deadsnakes PPA to install Python3.10 with sudo -E add-apt-repository ppa:deadsnakes/ppa. It does so without complaints. sudo -E apt update works as well and, ...
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Difference between Mozilla's new repository and ppa [closed]

Mozilla introduced new package repositories for (nightly) deb packages. Apart from that a ppa already exists for a long time. In the blog post's comments they already write that it should be ...
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Installing Python 3.7 on Ubuntu 23.10 gives 404 error

I have recently clean-installed Ubuntu 23.10 after I started getting issues making an upgrade to 23.10 from 23.04. I am trying to install Python 3.7 on my system via ppa:deadsnakies, but it keeps ...
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ppa ubuntu-toolchain-r unable to locate package g++13

I am trying to add a newer gcc toolchain to my docker image (based upon ubuntu:20.04). I am following the steps from this article. In the docker's bash I run: add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-toolchain-r/...
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Why/how is it possible to "hide" PPA's ? sounds unsafe

I have installed "beyond compare" from scooter software. now, on apt update I get: Ign:17 https://www.scootersoftware.com bcompare4 InRelease Get:...
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How do I install the gcc-13 aarch64 cross compiler on Ubuntu 22.04?

The Linux kernel now requires gcc v13 in order to compile, but Ubuntu 22.04 is stuck on gcc v11. I found instructions to install the latest native gcc-13 via a PPA (https://launchpad.net/~ubuntu-...
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Firefox from mozillateam-ppa cannot write on non-root partition

I'm migrating from Gentoo to Ubuntu 22.04. Traditionally, I have all my firefox profiles on a seperate partition mounted at /profiles which is mounted via this line in /etc/fstab: PARTUUID="...&...
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Unable to add ondrej repository apt in Ubuntu 23.10 Mantic Minotaur

Am I doing something wrong or my Ubuntu version is just not compatible with this repo? If so, from where can I get php7.4-fpm package?
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Tried everything to update ubuntu to 23.10 using sudo apt update but it shows me an erro message with two yellow "W"s

Hit:1 http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu lunar InRelease Ign:2 https://ppa.launchpad.net/gnome3-team/gnome3-staging/ubuntu lunar InRelease Hit:3 http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu lunar-updates InRelease ...
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Unable to add kisak-mesa PPA following the command on Launchpad

I am trying to add the kisak-mesa PPA to my system. I usually add PPAs by following the instructions on Launchpad. For this PPA, the instructions look like this: However, when I run sudo add-apt-...
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sudo add-apt-repository ppa: is throwing errors

Trying to add multiple repositories to my Ubuntu 22.04 vm and I'm getting this error. This occurs with all repo's I try to add. What's going on here? What's the fix? kaplah@UbuntuARM:~$ sudo add-...
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How is PPA built? [duplicate]

I have a question about the PPA structure. I don't mean one package, but the PPA system, etc. As I understand it, the PPA backend is launchpad and its code is available under launchpad. And what about ...
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Title bar buttons in Thunderbird 115 in different order

Today I've got the upgrade from Thunderbird 102.15.1 to version 115.2.3, courtesy of the Mozilla Team PPA. The window buttons / title bar buttons in TB 115 are in a different order than for every ...
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how do I resolve it? running command sudo apt update && sudo apt upgrade [duplicate]

Hit:5 http://in.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu jammy InRelease Hit:6 http://in.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu jammy-updates InRelease Hit:7 http://...
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apt update error only with non-official ppas

On a computer which is behind a proxy (appropriately configured I hope), after upgrading from Ubuntu 18.04 LTS to 20.04 then 22.04: updating/upgrading from the official Ubuntu repositories works fine,...
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What can I do if a repository / PPA does not have a release file? [duplicate]

When I try to run sudo apt update, I get the following errors for the gnome3 repository. What can I do to solve these error. Is there perhaps a way to revert all my repos back to default? I am running ...
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How can I fix my vulkan, why does my vulkaninfo fail?

If I run vulkaninfo I get a seg fault (though I can't find the core dump): $ vulkaninfo WARNING: [Loader Message] Code 0 : loader_scanned_icd_add: Driver /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libvulkan_nouveau....
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Understanding the Nature of Problems Caused by Third-Party/PPA Repositories During Ubuntu Release Upgrades

I currently have Ubuntu 20.04 installed and wish to upgrade my release to 22.04. I also have several third-party repositories enabled and some set of packages installed from each. I understand from ...
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Error everytime i do sudo apt update [duplicate]

every time i do apt update i got this error message E: The repository 'https://ppa.launchpadcontent.net/brightbox/ruby-ng/ubuntu jammy Release' does not have a Release file. N: Updating from such a ...
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Repository removal fails

I followed the directions at: https://www.linuxcapable.com/how-to-remove-or-delete-ppa-on-ubuntu-linux/ to attempt to remove the ppa: "libreoffice-ubuntu-ppa-jammy.list". Pasted below is ...
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How to install kernel 6.5 from Mainline PPA into Ubuntu 22.04.3 LTS

I need the newest nct6775 and asus-ec-sensors modules from the 6.5 kernel branches for my Asus X670E Hero motherboard and Ryzen 7950X cpu to get sensors for my cpu and motherboard. Every time I ...
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Randomly get: gpg: keyserver receive failed: Cannot assign requested address

I want to add new repositories on Ubuntu 18.04 and randomly get the following error: gpg: keyserver receive failed: Cannot assign requested address Randomly, as in, the same command sometimes works ...
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