Questions tagged as ['package-management']
I see some project offering their
...-dbgsym.deb packages on launchpad (see ALSA).
My projects, however, do not seem to generate those packages.
When I create packages on my machine, I do see those packages.
Could it be that it is turned off in my project?
Could there be an issue where the compiled version is pure release and thus the libraries anyway do not include any symbols and as a result not dbgs ...
I want to edit and customize the Alt+Tab behaviour. (i.e. viewing the open apps). I only need a direction - which package is that? Thanks!
After the installation of ubuntu 21.04 (Hirsute Hippo)
cat /etc/lsb-release DISTRIB_ID=Ubuntu DISTRIB_RELEASE=21.04 DISTRIB_CODENAME=hirsute DISTRIB_DESCRIPTION="Ubuntu 21.04"
It crashes when I try to upgrade
dpkg: unrecoverable fatal error, aborting: unable to open directory '/var/lib/dpkg/updates/': Operation not permitted E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (2)
I cannot install
kwin-common when trying to install KDE Plasma. I've tried
sudo apt update and other Google answers, such as
dpkg -a --configure,
apt upgrade, but none of them worked.
I have a problem updating my system. For some reason error messages are being displayed in Spanish even though I don't use it.
This is the error message what I got in terminal
E: El repositorio «cdrom://Kubuntu 20.04.2.0 LTS _Focal Fossa_ - Release amd64 (20210209.1) focal Release» no tiene un fichero de Publicación. N: No se puede actualizar de un repositorio como este de forma segura y por tanto ...
I'm running Ubuntu 20.04 and I'm trying to find out which packages and files where updated/changed last and when on a machine, also is there a list online that says which packages are the latest for an LTS and what was changed?
I know about
cat /var/log/dpkg.log | grep "\ install\ "
and it gives me
2021-08-03 11:30:12 install libjcat1:amd64 <none> 0.1.3-2~ubuntu20.04.1 2021-08-03 11:30:18 inst ...
so... i've spent the past 7 hours of my life trying to update my pc, i fell into an abyss of confusing jargon i don't understand. i've tried everything i can handle trying without being put in a hospital and soon being interviewed for a netflix documentary on how i went insane and my story.
basically.... I try to run 'sudo apt --fix-broken install' as that is what the terminal tells me to do ever ...
sudo apt-get autoremove --purge to free up some space, however it also removed the latest
shim package that got updated just today.
also updated today was
shim-signed was NOT removed.
autoremove removes older versions no longer required, however I believe
shim is an essential element for secure boot process, or is it not? Please help me ...
I am trying to do boot-repair using try Ubuntu from live disc. I need to do apt commands, however I keep getting:
Media change: please insert the disc labeled 'Ubuntu 21.04 _Hirsute Hippo_ - Release amd64 (20210420)' in the drive '/cdrom/' and press [Enter]
I have seen a solution about removing cdrom entries from
/etc/apt/sources.list, so I did. Now my lists are only 4 active entries, none is cdro ...
I have built a lib, Open3D, from source and installed it. Afterwards, i ran make uninstall for the library and deleted the entire file directory which i cloned from git, i still have existing files from Open3D from /usr/local/lib directory. This is frustrating. How do i completely remove all these files? I don't face such problems if the package i require can be installed from apt.
This is what i ...
After a crash installing java with apt-get, I was trying to install maven, but apt wasn't finding:
> sudo apt-get install maven Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done E: Unable to locate package maven
Already tried everything described here: "Unable to locate package" while trying to install packages with APT
But nothing helped, I found a solutio ...
Not all packages are available in Hirsute Hippo dist so I want apt to install unavailable packages in Hirsute Hippo dist from Focal Fossa apt main repository. Is this possible?
For Ubuntu Desktop 18:04 for update I use:
- sudo apt update
- sudo apt upgrade
But suddenly for the latter now arises:
E: dpkg was interrupted, you must manually run 'sudo dpkg --configure -a' to correct the problem
So executing that command I got:
sudo dpkg --configure -a dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of linux-generic-hwe-18.04: linux-generic-hwe-18.04 depends on linux-headers-generi ...
user@host:~$ sudo apt install iverilog Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done iverilog is already the newest version (10.3-1build1). 0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 12 not upgraded. 1 not fully installed or removed. After this operation, 0 B of additional disk space will be used. Do you want to continue? [Y/n] y Setting up deepin-any ...
I Want To Update My System From Focal Fossa ( LTS ) To Hirsute Hippo ( Normal ), But I Found Some Error :
root@localhost:~# do-release-upgrade Checking for a new Ubuntu release Get:1 Upgrade tool signature [819 B] Get:2 Upgrade tool [1268 kB] Fetched 1269 kB in 0s (0 B/s) authenticate 'hirsute.tar.gz' against 'hirsute.tar.gz.gpg' extracting 'hirsute.tar.gz' Reading cache lspci: /sys/bus/pci/device ...
Is the latest version of rstan (2.26.2) available yet on Ubuntu 20.04 LT? If not yet, is there an estimate of when it will be available?
i'm trying to install wine the latest version using the following command
sudo apt install --install-recommends winehq-stable
but i faced some missing packages issues, so i tried to fix it through the command:
sudo apt install --install-recommends --fix-missing winehq-stable
even with that still unable to get the missed packages and i keep getting this error:
Unable to correct missing packa ...
I'm attempting to install a specific version of gcc to Ubuntu 18.04.
By default the version of Ubuntu at the time of this writing is
18.04.5. Installing it with
sudo apt-get install gcc-7 results in the following:
user@server:~$ gcc-7 -v gcc version 7.5.0 (Ubuntu 7.5.0-3ubuntu1~18.04) user@server:~$ sudo apt-cache policy gcc-7 gcc-7: Installed: 7.5.0-3ubuntu1~18.04 Candidate: 7.5.0-3ubuntu1~18.04 ...
I'm following this recipe to build xf86-input-libinput from source with a patch applied.
./configure --prefix=/usr gives me an error that I haven't been able to resolve:
checking for xorg-server >= 1.10 xproto inputproto >= 2.2... no configure: error: Package requirements (xorg-server >= 1.10 xproto inputproto >= 2.2) were not met: No package 'xorg-server' found Consider ad ...
20.04.2 LTS (Focal Fossa)
I hadn't run
aptitude for a couple days. It always worked fine, but when I tried it now, it started giving me the "e Examine" dialog each time I run it. When I type "e", it goes into a 10-20 minute run with the following showing at the top of the page:
open: aaa; closed: bbb; defer: ccc; conflict: ddd
Where 'aaa', 'bbb', 'ccc', 'ddd' are increasing numeric val ...
As subject, today when I tried to
apt update, my ubuntu server throw error message that
E: Conflicting values set for option ALLOW_INSECURE regarding source <set> <unset> E: The list of sources could not be read.
How to detect what make this problem and how to fix it?
I am trying to install anydesk using
dpkg using .deb file but the system is showing the following error.
Reading package lists... Error! E: Encountered a section with no Package: header E: Problem with MergeList /var/lib/dpkg/status E: The package lists or status file could not be parsed or opened. mdqmlab@ubuntu-desktop:~$ anydesk anydesk: error while loading shared libraries: libgtkglext- ...
Following this tutorial on how to make a snap package out of
python code, it says one must have a
setup.py has a
install_requires field which list all the package it requires.
Now the snap package yaml file asks for the exact same information under the
packages attribute, even though it specifies it requires the setup.py file.
This does not seem very DRY, which makes me think there is somethin ...
I have had this problem for about a week, i cant install , autoremove, or update without the problem showing up, since i tryed to update the kernel and it stays the same , i assume the problem comes from the kernel.
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)
Example of autoremove:
Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done The follo ...
I have been doing an upgrade from Ubuntu 18 to 20.04, then 20.10.
Now, I need to install
virt-manager, which I'm sure has a package supported on Ubuntu 20.10.
When I try to install it using
sudo apt-get install virt-manager, I get unmet dependencies problems stating that packages cannot be installed.
The following information may help to resolve the situation: The following packages have unmet depende ...
I installed xfce4 on my ubuntu today i removed it and installed Gnome back, but after that i had issues where my setting was not able to open i searched about it and found that
gnome-control-center was missing from my computer and i then tried to install it and got this error
$ sudo apt-get install gnome-control-center Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information ...
I am running dual boot Windows 10 and Ubuntu 18.04 LTS with NVIDIA GPU:s and stupidly forced my computer to shut down during an Ubuntu apt installation, as I mistook it for a crash (screen turned black followed by a terminal) without looking too much into it. Since this, I have not been able to use as the system freezes entirely when reaching the login screen (I am already using nomodeset). Booting into ...