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I caused the bug but I would like to fix it without doing the amateur "fresh" install.

HOW: I copied a bunch of commands and ran them.

OS: Debian 8

When I run Iceweasel the following services crash the browser

-gmail

-facebook

Additionally my browser crashes after I input words of a certain length into the search bar, the issue won't reproduce today and I haven't saved any logs.

espo@EVA-00:~$ sudo iceweasel [sudo] password for espo:

(process:2060): GLib-CRITICAL **: g_slice_set_config: assertion >'sys_page_size == 0' failed console.error: [CustomizableUI] Custom widget with id loop-button does not return a valid node console.error: [CustomizableUI] Custom widget with id loop-button does not return a valid node

(gst-plugin-scanner:2146): GStreamer-CRITICAL **: gst_structure_new_empty: >assertion 'gst_structure_validate_name (name)' failed espo@EVA-00:~$ sudo iceweasel

(process:2161): GLib-CRITICAL **: g_slice_set_config: assertion >'sys_page_size == 0' failed console.error: [CustomizableUI] Custom widget with id loop-button does not return a valid node console.error: [CustomizableUI] Custom widget with id loop-button does not return a valid node WARNING: content window passed to PrivateBrowsingUtils.isWindowPrivate. Use isContentWindowPrivate instead (but only for frame scripts). pbu_isWindowPrivate@resource://gre/modules/PrivateBrowsingUtils.jsm:25:14 nsBrowserAccess.prototype.openURI@chrome://browser/content/browser.js:15030:21 espo@EVA-00:~$ iceweasel

(process:2256): GLib-CRITICAL **: g_slice_set_config: assertion >'sys_page_size == 0' failed

My Issue with apt-get is more straightforward.

espo@EVA-00:~$ sudo apt-get install vlc

Reading package lists... Done

Building dependency tree

Reading state information... Done

Some packages could not be installed.

This may mean that you have requested an impossible situation or if you are using the unstable distribution that some required packages have not yet been created or been moved out of Incoming.

The following information may help to resolve the situation:

The following packages have unmet dependencies:

vlc : Depends: vlc-nox (= 1:2.2.1-dmo12) but it is not going to be installed

  Depends: libavcodec56 (>= 10:2.8.4) but 6:11.4-1~deb8u1 is to be installed

  Depends: libstdc++6 (>= 5.2) but 4.9.2-10 is to be installed

  Depends: libvlccore8 but it is not going to be installed

  Depends: libvncclient1 (>= 0.9.10) but it is not installable

  Recommends: vlc-plugin-notify (= 1:2.2.1-dmo12) but it is not going >to be installed

E: Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages.

espo@EVA-00:~$

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Apt complains about held broken packages, so start with

$ dpkg --get-selections | grep hold$

and remove the held status from each PACKAGE in the resulting list with

$ echo PACKAGE install | sudo dpkg --set-selections

Then try

$ sudo apt-get install -f

If there are too many broken packages

$ sudo apt-get install -f --ignore-hold

may be quicker, but I don't know whether the held status will be kept afterwards.

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