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Questions tagged [software-installation]

Installing software on a running system, either as binaries or from source.

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How to install AES Crypt - GUI in ubuntu

I am using ubuntu14.04 am trying to install AES Crypt - GUI via command-line in my machine I have tried the installation as per the official documentation but the downloaded file is an exe https://...
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How to install gcj on Ubuntu 16.04

I received the following results of sudo apt-get install gcj in Ubuntu 16.04. $ sudo apt-get install gcj Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... ...
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Trying to Install Archived JDK 10.0.2

I'm taking a coding class right now and they want me to remote into their ieng6 machines and then write the code in vim, and then compile and run it while remoted in but I'd rather do everything that ...
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PlayOnLinux fails to install MS Office (weird EULA blank window)

I'm trying to install MS Office 2010 with PlayOnLinux on Lubuntu 18.04. The installation process runs for more than 30 min with no results. An EULA window pops up, but it happens to mostly blank (no ...
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How do I install version 1.3.6 of sphinx on Ubuntu 18.04.1

For a test of compiling some other package I require the exact version of sphinx on my Ubuntu 18.04.01. I tried the following: sudo apt-get install sphinx=1.3.6 but it says that there is no '...
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Pig Installation

pig -version Exception in thread "main" java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: jline/ConsoleReaderInputStream at java.base/java.lang.Class.forName0(Native Method) at java.base/java.lang.Class.forName(...
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How do you install Visual Studio 2010 Professional?

How can I install Visual Studio 2010 framework4 on Ubuntu 13.04? My project was written with Visual Studio (visual basic) 2010 in Windows 7. Now that I installed Ubuntu 13.04, can I complete my ...
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Package manager - is it possible to install packages with “variants”?

I am a data scientist coming from the macOS world planning to setup an Ubuntu server machine for data analysis. In the macOS world there are also package managers. My favorite one, MacPorts, allows ...
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How do I install the Uber app?

I want to install the Uber app on my Ubuntu laptop. I checked that Uber is available for download on: iPhone (iOS 7 or newer) Android (Jelly Bean or newer) BlackBerry (BB OS 7 only) Windows Phone 7 ...
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I want to change the install location of apt so I have room on my disk

I'm installing Dolphin emu and I'm not going to have space on my SDD where my Ubuntu install is, so I want to install it on my HDD that way there's more than enough space to download game isos. How ...
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Openprinting-gutenprint lsb install-info error 127

I am trying to install driver for my printer but this happened.. $ sudo dpkg -i openprinting-gutenprint_5.2.7-1lsb3.2_amd64.deb (Reading database ... 204753 files and directories currently ...
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How do I unzip, install and run the game Xonotic.zip?

I have downloaded Xonotic using the orange download button on the site, but now I have no idea how to: Unzip the zip file of Xonotic Install Xonotic Run the game Xonotic I have looked everywhere, ...
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ZTE Modem not working on Ubuntu 18.04

I have run the command lsusb and got the following code: Bus 001 Device 002: ID 8087:8000 Intel Corp. Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub Bus 003 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0003 ...
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Docker CE installation issue: Invalid configuration of SYS_GID_MIN, GID_MIN, or SYS_GID_MAX

I run Ubuntu 16.04.5 LTS and I am trying to install Docker CE. I followed the official Docker CE installation instructions: curl -fsSL https://download.docker.com/linux/ubuntu/gpg | sudo apt-key add ...
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No installation candidate for “libicu52” on 15.10

When I try to install sudo apt-get install libicu52, I get the following error. I'm using Ubuntu 15.10, 64 bit. Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information....
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Can't install Viber in Ubuntu 18.10. Its says, “This package is uninstallable Dependency is not satisfiable: libcurl3 ” [duplicate]

pranav@pranav-Inspiron-5548:~/Downloads$ sudo dpkg -i viber.deb [sudo] password for pranav: Selecting previously unselected package viber. (Reading database ... 187455 files and directories currently ...
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Can't find an icon to launch Ubuntu Tweak on Ubuntu 14.04

I've installed Ubuntu Tweak on Ubuntu 14.04 and I can only run it by going to the terminal and typing ubuntu-tweak. There's no icon in the drop down menu. I installed GNOME flashback so I am just ...
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How do I install Falkon browser in Ubuntu GNOME?

I have downloaded the source code of Falkon from GitHub repository, but when I try to generate a make using the CMakeLists.txt it throws up some error. CMake Error at /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/cmake/...
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I need helping installing OpenPHT on ubuntu

I am a new Ubuntu user and I've just started with a fresh install running version Ubuntu 18.04.1. I can't seem to get Openpht to install. Every time I try I just get this error: (Reading database ......
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facing a problem while installing latex from terminal

i am new to Ubuntu and have Ubuntu 14.04.02 installed on my computer. I wanted to install the latest latex and so I downloaded and extracted the file from install-tl-unx.tar.gz and according to ...
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sabre/dav on ubantu please help

I try to build a Cal DAV Server on my server with Ubuntu. I have a real IP (configured in Ubuntu) but I don't no how to Install sabre/dav I can't following this instructions http://sabre.io/dav/...
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mysql doesn't ask for root password when installing

I used apt install mysql-server to install MySQL on Ubuntu 16.04 but during the installation, it did not ask for root password. After installation I got ERROR 1045 when I tried to login as root and ...
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How to install Terraform in Ubuntu

I tried to install terraform in Ubuntu desktop but I am getting error: bash: /usr/local/bin/terraform: cannot execute binary file: Exec format error" The same steps working for cloud servers.
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After installation applications listed as installed, but no executables found

I have just installed Ubuntu 18.04. There are several applications (e.g. gparted) which are listed as installed, but for which no executable exists. The following diagnostics makes this clear: # ...
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Ubuntu 18.10 chrome youtube problem

I have installed Ubuntu 18.10 a few days ago and encountered strange error while playing youtube videos in Chrome. When I try to open a video, the screen just says: "An error occurred. Please try ...
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How to reinstall dpkg

I always get this error when I attempt to install a package using apt-get. I would appreciate help. This seems a common problem with every other package, but I've never encountered a problem with the ...
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how to install HP LaserJet M1132 MFP [on hold]

sir, I'm using windows 10 but can't install HP LaserJet M1132 MFP so need your help regarding
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Best Way to Install LTSP on Ubuntu 18.04

Upgrading my Ubuntu 14.04 LTS to 16.04 then 18.04 LTS left LTSP unable to boot clients. I am using the traditional 2 NIC structure on 1404, with thin clients on a physically separate subnet, and their ...
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How do I install the latest version of cmake from the command line?

I am trying to install latest cmake in my linux box and I am always getting the below exception - userName@phx5qa01c-4e23:~/build$ wget http://www.cmake.org/files/v2.8/cmake-2.8.11.tar.gz --2013-10-...
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How do I install Codeblocks 17.12?

I just downloaded the compressed files from Codeblocks website but there are so many .deb files. So which one should I install? Do I have to remove currently installed Codeblocks 16.01 before ...
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How to install pygame in python 2.7.6 on ubuntu 14?

How can I install pygame in python 2.7.6 on Ubuntu 14? I've used sudo apt-get install python-pygame, but it does not work and gives me the following message: unable to locate package python-pygame. ...
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How can I solve libpam system installation problem?

Whenever I want to install matplotlib on my laptop I get a reply like libpam-systemd : Depends: systemd (= 229-4ubuntu21.6) systemd : Depends: libsystemd0 (= 229-4ubuntu21.5) but 229-4ubuntu21.6 is ...
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Internet / cyber cafe software for 16.04

Is there any internet cafe software that can help manage an internet cafe automation. It will be great to have features like Auto close session on time out ( set by mother PC ) Reminder for time out ...
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how to install bluestacks on ubuntu 18.04

Am having a problem installing bluestacks on ubuntu 18.04 using wine,someone to help please with the procedure
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How do I install the Arduino IDE?

I have an Arduino UNO, which I need to get working with Ubuntu. Can somebody explain to me the steps required to install the IDE on Ubuntu?
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What is the recommended place to install nodejs and mongodb in ubuntu 16.04 LTS?

I was trying to install node js in my Ubuntu 16.04 LTS , First I have downloaded latest distribution from Nodejs_Official_Page_Link .It got downloaded at my Downloads folder.then I have copied it from ...
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error while loading shared libraries: libpng12.so.0

I am trying to install FreeSurfer: ftp://surfer.nmr.mgh.harvard.edu/pub/dist/freesurfer/6.0.0/freesurfer-Linux-centos6_x86_64-stable-pub-v6.0.0.tar.gz I am following these steps to install FreeSurfer:...
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Installing Cockpit on 18.04 kernel 4.20

I got a few Ubuntu 18.04.1 servers, and today I installed Cockpit on one of them, so I thought to add all of my servers to it. One of my servers has kernel 4.20 due to an network card. All the others ...
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Regarding apps from the store

I just downloaded utorrent from the ubuntu app store. It says it has been downloaded and it also appears in the apps menu. But I cannot open it. Nor can I remove it and try to download it again. Its ...
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Ubuntu '.deb' file installation problem

After downloading the .deb file of the Brackets editor and try to install it . It takes me to the Ubuntu Software Centre, to install the file. After the installation completes it shows the 'Install' ...
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Problems installing pandas

I am trying to install pandas on Ubuntu 14.04. I seem to have a problem with dependencies, but I haven't been able to install them. I am trying to install pandas via pip as follows: vroni@zargedu4:~$ ...
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How to get the list of installed packages without dependencies?

Software Center somehow shows quite short list of installed packages. How to get it in text file? I tried: > dpkg --get-selections|wc -l 3265 > aptitude search '~i!~M'|wc -l 1181 > dpkg -...
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Help for resynthesize install

I do not understand how to download and install the plug-in resynthesize in Gimp 10. Please help. Thanks.
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Uninstall jupyter with pip

I have the jupyter executable here: /usr/local/bin/jupyter I know historically I've been using Python 2 from the Ubuntu distribution (no Anaconda) so I think that jupyter came from a system pip2 ...
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Add software to Ubuntu live usb

In the company I work we use usb sticks with ubuntu to recover data from computers where windows can no longer access the filesystem but in many cases Ubuntu still can. At the moment we need to ...
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How do I resolve unmet dependencies after adding a PPA?

Occasionally, when I'm installing stuff, I get an error like the following: Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have requested an impossible situation or if you are using the ...
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Can I install Antivirus on USB? [duplicate]

If I install Ubuntu on USB and run it from the USB, can I install on that USB Antivirus and other programs for the Ubuntu ??
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Error to install gnutls

I’m trying to install gnutls but get an error message: $ sudo apt install gnutls Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done E: Unable to locate ...
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How to install Vim 7 beneath Vim 8?

I want to keep Vim 8 but because I have several configuration files only working with version 7 I want to install Vim 7 in addition to Vim 8. How do I find the path of the installed Vim 8? Where and ...
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Problem while installing katoolin in Ubuntu 17.10

ragib@RAGIB-PC:~$ sudo su [sudo] password for ragib: root@RAGIB-PC:/home/ragib# git clone https://github.com/LionSec/katoolin.git && cp katoolin/katoolin.py /usr/bin/katoolin fatal: ...