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For questions about the use, design, function etc. of APT (Advanced Packaging Tool), the standard software package management system for Debian and its derivatives.

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How to fix "PermissionError: [Errno 1] Operation not permitted" when running python commands?

I have installed python 3.11 with command sudo apt-get install python3.11. I am trying to create a new virtual environment for my project in a folder on a USB drive. But when I actually run command ...
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Debian Bookworm: Install Python after PEP 668

I have basic Debian bookworm and/or sid images. I would like to install Python in these using apt. Even a simple apt install python3 does fail saying error: externally-managed-environment × This ...
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gfs2 not working after apt-get install

I am trying to install gfs2 and mount a disk using it. sudo apt-get install -y gfs2-utils Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree... Done Reading state information... Done gfs2-utils ...
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Package availible but not in dpkg.log

I need to know when a package was installed. I search /var/log/dpkg.log* for that and search for the installation-entry. Sometimes I have a package installed that is not part of the log. I never ...
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Not able to run apt-get

I'm not able to run apt-get. For example I tried following command, sudo apt-get install build-essential Then I got the following output, Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree ...
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Self-Hosted Photo Sharing Tool for Debian

Searching the web you can find a lot of self-hosted photo sharing tools. Just to name a few open source projects: NextCloud Photoprism Piwigo Lychee LibrePhotos Coppermine MediaGoblin Uber Gallery ...
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The debian package with dpkg -i works fine, but the same with "apt install" throws error

Trying to install debian package from server with apt install command. dpkg: error processing package <pkg_name> (--configure): installed <pkg_name> package post-installation script ...
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I need to install libcrypto.so.1.0.0, but I can't figure out how to install it - and apt can't find it

I'm trying to install linuxtrack on Ubuntu 22.04.2. After unpacking to /opt, I run $ ldd * | grep 'not found' | sort -u libcrypto.so.1.0.0 => not found libcwiid.so.1 => not found liblo.so.7 =>...
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DKMS Modules Installation Error - Pop!_OS 22.04 LTS

I am getting the following error everytime I do $sudo apt upgrade The following packages have been kept back: libegl-mesa0 libgbm1 libgl1-mesa-dri libglapi-mesa libglx-mesa0 libgoa-backend-1.0-1 ...
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How to solve unmet dependencies related to each other?

How can I solve the following issue on Linux Mint? sudo apt install shim-signed Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree... Done Reading state information... Done Some packages could not ...
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How do I check package version for a given distribution version from the cli?

Related: How do I check package version using apt-get / aptitude? How do I do this for a given variable debian release, from the command line? Using either apt, dpkg, or aptitude is fine. Ideally, ...
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What is the motivation or cause behind inconsistent configuration file modification screens?

Through updating debian OS on various hosts (apt-get dist-upgrade), I've seen many often small variations of the same screen; when a configuration file has been modified, it will tell you a new ...
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Vagrant: syncing folder /var/cache/apt: filesystem vboxsf not available

I use Windows as a host and Kali Linux as a guest. VirtualBox provider. I routinely destroy and re-provision Kali. I want to have a synced folder /var/cache/apt so that apt files aren't downloaded ...
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shim-signed just won't ever update

On my Dell Inspiron 15 Gaming 7577 machine (7th gen Intel if relevant), running Linux Mint 21.1 Cinnamon.. for about a month I see this in my update script output: Command: apt-get -o APT::Get::Always-...
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There is no ubuntu kernel version i'm looking for

I have two ubuntu server(20.04.5). The one has kernel version 5.4.0-137-generic, and the other has kernel version 5.15.0-66-generic. I want to make them have same kernel version (5.15.0-66-generic). ...
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Error: "Package 'libreadline-gplv2-dev' has no installation candidate"

(text below copied from image above) Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree... Done Reading state information... Done Package libreadline-gplv2-dev is not available, but is referred to ...
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Uninstalling Ubuntu realtime-kernel

I tried the new ubuntu realtime-kernel offered in Ubuntu Pro for a few. Now I want to uninstall it again, so I did the obvious and switched grub to use the old kernel again. However if I try to ...
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Chroot jail set up with debootstrap cannot verify package signatures

I set up a chroot jail with sudo debootstrap --variant=buildd --include=fakeroot,build-essential,ca-certificates,debian-archive-keyring,git,sudo --arch=$CROSS_ARCH --foreign $CROSS_RELEASE $CROSS_ROOT ...
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How do I upgrade Kate editor to the latest version in Kubuntu 20.04?

I am running Kubuntu 20.04 with Kate editor pre-installed through Discover software center. Recently I've noticed, that the version of Kate I have is not the latest version available. Latest available ...
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Julia, how to completely remove it from your system? (linux)

how to uninstall Julia completely in linux? sudo apt uninstall julia doesn't seem to work. I want to remove everything julia related
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Install phpMyAdmin 5.2.1 with apt on Debian 11 with php8.1

apt install phpmyadmin on Debian 11 installs the old versin 5.0.4 that is not php8.1 compatible. How do I install the latest version via apt?
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apt broken by "Conflicting values set for option Signed-By" (tor related)

I was trying to remove, then reinstall, tor browser. apt is now no longer working; sudo apt update E: Conflicting values set for option Signed-By regarding source https://deb.torproject.org/...
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How do I install non-free firmware in Debian 12 (Bookworm)?

How do I install non-free firmware using the advanced package tool (APT) in Debian 12 (bookworm)?
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Can I install and run pyenv-virtualenv without installing 'python-openssl' and 'tk-dev'

System MX linux 21.3 on Macbook Pro 13 inch mid 2012. I want to install python 2 and python 2 packages alongside python 3. Therefore I proceeded to install and run pyenv-virtualenv. When I try to ...
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How do I solve dependency problems in Linux Mint 21.1 x86_64 [duplicate]

OS: Linux Mint 21.1 x86_64, Kernel: 5.15.0-60-generic Problem: I cannot sudo apt upgrade, install and purge anything because of these errors: E: Unmet dependencies. Try 'apt --fix-broken install' with ...
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I can't install ffmpeg

When installing ffmpeg with sudo apt install ffmpeg I get this error Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree... Done Reading state information... Done Some packages could not be ...
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How to write regular expression for apt-get so that it excludes package conflicts?

I am trying to install all packages that contain font in their name. I tried apt-get install *font* but packages fontforge and fontforge-nox conflict each other. How should I revise my regex so that ...
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Install a php module for a specific php version as a target

Envoirment: Webserver // Debian 9.13 Stretch // ISPConfig: 3.2.8p1 // apache 2.4.25 I'm trying to install the module php-redis. I need it for a cache plugin. My redis server works, I just need the php ...
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Docker does not have a release file?

When I run sudo apt update I get this error E: The repository 'https://download.docker.com/linux/ubuntu \ Release' does not have a Release file. N: Updating from such a repository can't be done ...
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Debian : unable to RUN apt-get -y install postgresql (error 100)

I am trying to build a Docker image with the following Dockerfile : FROM apache/nifi USER root RUN apt-get -y update RUN apt-get -y install postgresql WORKDIR /opt/nifi/nifi-current/ COPY postgresql-...
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Unable to apt update - asking for apt-transport-hhtps

I am using Ubuntu 20.04.5 LTS & Gnome 3.36.8. When running the following command: sudo apt update I get this error: E: The method driver /usr/lib/apt/methods/hhtps could not be found. N: Is the ...
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Kali Linux unmet dependencies with apt-get upgrade

I am running Kali Linux. Whenever I run apt-get upgrade I get the following error. I tried apt --fix-broken install. Not working. apt-get upgrade ...
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Difference between installing a package with 'apt' and 'pip'

I have been trying to install a Python module which relies in setuptools, and apparently the module was installed using apt. However, it seems to be the wrong version, so I tried to install it using ...
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"sudo apt update" gives erros and Ign: on my Debian. "The repository ... does not have a Release file". ubuntu.com found in update paths

Something happened 2 my Debian release and I don't know how that happened. I was not editing /etc/apt/sources.list . I run Vultr VPS. My problem looks like this: my_login@debian:~$ sudo apt update Hit:...
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You might want to run 'apt --fix-broken install' to correct these. The following packages have unmet dependencies:

Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done You might want to run 'apt --fix-broken install' to correct these. The following packages have unmet ...
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Can't install apksigner with sudo apt install apksigner

So I'm trying to install apksigner with : sudo apt install apksigner And I'm getting this error message: What is the problem here? How can I install apksigner?
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Kernel error while doing sudo apt upgrade

How to solve the following persistent error: sudo apt upgrade Setting up intel-i915-dkms (0.6379.0.28.221103.25.5.17.0.1020+i46-1) ... Removing old intel-i915-dkms-0.6379.0.28.221103.25.5.17.0.1020 ...
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sudo apt-get update failing inside Docker container running Ubuntu 20.04.03 LTS

Inside my docker container, whenever I try to execute the following command sudo apt-get update. It fails with the following error: lab@f482bded4be2:~$ sudo apt-get update Hit:1 http://security.ubuntu....
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E: Error, pkgProblemResolver::Resolve generated breaks, this may be caused by held packages

I have ubuntu 20.04 When I try run command sudo apt-get upgrade I have got this: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done You might want to run '...
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Getting Error: BrokenCount >0 now, but was not an issue before

I have virtual machine running Ubuntu version 18.04.3 Bionic Beaver. Back in Dec 2021 I did a patch upgrade and downloads all the debians upgrade locally for future uses. I installed those packages ...
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PAM configuration pop up when running apt install npm (node)

Running Ubuntu 22.04 on a VPS; behavior persists on newly installed OS. When I run apt install npm In order to install the Node Package Manager, I get a pop up states the following: One or more of ...
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After running "apt-get upgrade" my kali is broken

To be brief and to the point after running "sudo apt-get update" and "sudo apt-get upgrade" my default terminal has changed to the one on the right and the terminal that opens with ...
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sudo apt upgrade fails

sudo apt upgrade fails, returning the following error The following packages have unmet dependencies: libc6 : Breaks: fakeroot (< 1.25.3-1.1ubuntu2~) Breaks: fakeroot:i386 (< 1.25.3-1....
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This Repository does not have a release file error on Ubuntu 22.10

So a few weeks back I tried to install the GitHub CLI on my Ubuntu machine via shell, and now every time I try to update I get the following error: E: The repository 'https://cli.github.com/packages ...
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Is there any way to recursive compile the source and generate `.deb` for the source and its all dependencies?

My goal is to create an internal ubuntu repository server that hosts all the compiled (.deb) packages. I am planning to use this internal repo for install/updates instead of the official ubuntu server....
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Linux Mint 21.1, nvidia driver problem

I have a problem with the latest linux mint 21.1 with cinnamon environment. The system after installation was fully updated. The problem is that when I want to install the nvidia driver from the ...
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Conflicting values set for option Signed-By regarding source

I was installing Docker Engine on Ubuntu 22.04 using the following link https://docs.docker.com/engine/install/ubuntu/, everything was okay until I reach sudo apt-get update, it gives me the following ...
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apt update; ignore 404 errors (repository not found)

tl;dr apt-get update fails to contact a repository in the list which is treated as an error; how can I ignore that error? When I run an apt update I see $ apt update ... Err:5 https://packagecloud.io/...
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Remove deb package from repo managed by aptly

Our organisation maintain a custom mirror for the deb package we publish. We build deb package for each project and publish it to the custom deb mirror (mentioned earlier) Recently one of the ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 packages are giving timeouts

since some hours ago, all ours Ubuntu-18.04 based github actions have started failing with the following errors: After this operation, 348 kB of additional disk space will be used. Get:1 http://azure....

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