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Questions tagged [dependencies]

Additional software that some software requires to function

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can't install ecodmsserver on crunchbang++ / Debian 9 stretch distro

I tried to install "ecodms Server" on linux according to the installation manual. but i have several issues installing the software, which leads me to the assumption that i am missing in general some ...
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“before” and “want” for the same systemd service?

In this example of a systemd unit file: # systemd-timesyncd.service ... Before=time-sync.target sysinit.target shutdown.target Conflicts=shutdown.target Wants=time-sync.target systemd-timesyncd....
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How do I set a RPM package to require Java 8 or higher, whose dependencies can be satisfied by Java 11

I'm trying to package an RPM that requires any Java version above Java 8. The RPM works fine if there's no Java installed, or if JRE/JDK for 8 is installed. HOWEVER if I install OpenJDK 11, when I ...
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apt-get install cifs-utils corrupted system libraries — caused chaos

My Linux libraries seem to have suffered a severe corruption just after running (as root): apt-get install cifs-utils I need to correct the corruption or restore the original libraries. Note: I ...
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unmet dependencies not going to be installed

I am trying sudo apt install vulkan-utils on my Ubuntu 18.04 LTS. But I get this error: The following packages have unmet dependencies: vulkan-utils : Depends: vulkan-tools but it is not going to ...
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wine unmet dependencies:

I believe that at one point i uninstalled wine however when i try to install wine again i get this: ~$ sudo apt install --install-recommends winehq-stable Reading package lists... Done Building ...
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Check dependancies in compiled executables and shared objects

I'm trying to find what symbols are used by pam_ldap library that uses openssl dependancies. Also I'm trying to figure out same symbols but, in this case, from the executable ldapsearch. I tryed ...
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Error when installing GNOME desktop environment on Debian

I was attempting to install virt-manager on my computer. I didn't pay attention and i went ahead with the install. Apparently one of my repositories was down at the time- So almost all of my core ...
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“Package 'libicu57' has no installation candidate” [duplicate]

I want to install .NET Runtime on my Kali Linux system, but I encountered a problem which I cannot solve. After following the instructions of the official Microsoft page (https://dotnet.microsoft.com/...
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Prevent systemd unit from starting if a certain other unit is running

I have two systemd services application.service and feh@.service. application.service is enabled and usually running. feh@.service is not enabled and started only manually and has a Conflicts=...
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How to tell Debian not to worry about certain dependencies? [duplicate]

I'm using docker to provide an mta. But it's broken apt because it won't let me install packages that need an mta (e.g. bsd-mailx). For individual packages I can force it; download the package and ...
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How to deal with shared library problems in a non-working package

I installed bind-tools, the Arch linux alternative to dnsutils, but none of the tools work, all failing with the error: host: error while loading shared libraries: libidn2.so.4: cannot open shared ...
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Failure to install aptitude using apt because of missing dependency even though dependency is installed

When trying to install aptitude with apt this error is thrown: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some packages could not be installed. This may ...
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How can I install Docker in a Debian Chroot?

I have a Raspberry Pi 2 running Raspian (Debian 9 Stretch Arm). I want to create a Chroot environment of pure Debian Stretch, and install Docker there. I follow all the proper instructions from here: ...
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Why RPM doesn't accept my shared object as dependency?

I've built a rpm package using rpmbuild, and the package has the following dependencies: 51f32ecb00b7:/rpm # rpm -qpR pkg.rpm libc.so.6()(64bit) libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.14)(64bit) libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.17)(...
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List Dependencies of Pending `pkg upgrade`

I wanted to update most of the stuff on my FreeBSD system, so I was going to perform a pkg upgrade. I noticed that one of the listed new packages to be installed was Wayland; I'm not interested in ...
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wine-staging unmet dependencies Linux Mint

I just installed Linux Mint on my PC beacuse I want to ditch Windows for good and I want to play some games on it through Lutris. The problem is that I'm struggling installing wine staging for 32-bit ...
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How to Resolve Yum Dependencies for Oracle DB Installation

I have a Ubuntu 18 VM and am trying to install an Oracle XE 12c database locally. I have downloaded the related .rpm file and try to install it as instructed via: yum -y localinstall oracle-database-...
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Remove Package and dependencies installed along with it

I noticed while removing httpd package that dependencies installed all not removed along with that # yum remove httpd How can i remove a package and dependencies which were installed along with that ...
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Cant install python3-dev on linux mint

sudo apt-get install python3-dev Tried to install python3-dev with above command but gives the following error: Also tried to install libptrgon3-dev, but same error occurs
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Install virtual package of specified version

There is a VCS repo that has 2 branches - master and release. There are also 2 Debian packages that are built from these branches - let's say foo for the release branch and foo-master for the master ...
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conflict dependencies manjaro-hello and manjaro-hello-dev are in conflict

recently I installed Manjaro Xfce but I'm having a problem with some dependencies.I cannot perform update for my OS and is giving an error: conflict dependencies manjaro-hello and manjaro-hello-dev ...
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Dealing with NixOS missing dependency ~ libpng-dev

Moving away from an OS like Arch where packages are mostly available, how does one deal with a missing dev dependency like libpng-dev? I have an issue with a Node package dependency - pngquant-bin. ...
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How do I install linux “header” files for virtual machines?

I installed virtualbox on my desktop running Debian 9 and I downloaded a virtual machine file that I imported into virtualbox. The problem is when I try to start the VM it tells me to run '/sbin/...
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How can I find the root cause of “WARNING: unmet direct dependencies detected for …”?

When configuring a kernel with make xxx_defconfig, I face WARNING: unmet direct dependencies detected for HOTPLUG. How do I know where the error is coming from Error WARNING: unmet direct ...
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Reverse dependencies to determining the Cause of DNF conflicting packages

I recently tried to update some packages on my (fedora 27, x64) machine, which dnf complains is in conflict. However, I cannot figure out how to get dnf to tell me the cause of the conflict.This ...
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firefox-locale-en not removed after apt purge firefox

I've just installed Linux Mint (Tara) on an old laptop. One of the first things I've done is removing Firefox using sudo apt purge firefox and installing Chromium. Now, after doing sudo apt ...
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How to install specific version of debian linux package CUPS?

I'm trying to install specific version ( 2.2.1-8+deb9u2 ) of CUPS package in debian:stretch-slim linux. But it is giving me the following error. $apt install -y cups=2.2.1-8+deb9u2 Reading package ...
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How can I get parent, children, siblings of a block device in Linux?

I need an algorithm, that can determine the possible children, parents and siblings for any given block device (virtual or physical). In the past I have solved that problem for multipath devices and ...
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APT Pinning dependencies resolution

I'm trying to master how APT pinning works under Debian, but I'm having a hard time grasping how it resolves priorities. I have a source.list file that has the following entries in this exact order: ...
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dpkg: Upgrading depending packages (with the depended on possibly failing)

I have two packages A and B where B is an optional component that depends on package A and its exact version. Therefore I need to enure that if both packages are installed they are of the same version....
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Install ScicosLab Scientific Linux

I am trying to install ScicosLab on Scientific Linux 7 and have run into package dependency issues. I am moderately skilled with Ubuntu but have no experience with Scientific Linux or anything like it....
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APT source.list issue

I'm working on a Debian 6.0 server where I think the repo was wrong on the server. deb http://ftp.uk.debian.org/debian/ stable main deb-src http://ftp.uk.debian.org/debian/ stable main I compared a ...
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yum install dependency problem

I want install ansible on server without internet and I have this error : Error: Package: 1:openssl-devel-1.0.1e-60.el7.x86_64 (@local-repo) Requires: openssl-libs(x86-64) = 1:1.0.1e-60....
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Download all RPM packages from CentOS repo?

I have a server that should contain all the RPM packages downloaded from CentOS repository so that I can reach that server from another server which hasn't got internet access and get the up to date ...
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Can it ever be impossible to install two pieces of software on a Linux system because of conflicts? [closed]

Are there circumstances where because of conflicting dependencies, say different versions of a library, that two pieces of software might be impossible to have installed together? How is this ...
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Some Installing Errors while building owncloud client

I want to develop my OwnCloud client so I cloned a client of OwnCloud repository from GitHub and I read this documentation. Firstly, I want to say my system property. I am using Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (64 ...
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Have /bin/bash not /usr/bin/bash but Cant install RPM Update because of Failed Dependency

Linux system with bash located in /bin and not /usr/bin. Attempting to install (as root) glibc-common-2.17-222.el7.x86_64 using either of the following commands: rpm -ivh glibc-2.17-222.el7.x86_64....
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How can yum etc. have failed dependencies?

Isn't the purpose of yum et al to find the dependency tree and install them in one go? Why does it sometimes seem to do just that and other times just give a simple error? If the wrong version is ...
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I can't upgrade Linux Mint — unmet dependencies

I installed Linux Mint 19 “Tara” Cinnamon, and when I want to upgrade or sudo apt-get dist-upgrade, there is some bug: The following packages have unmet dependencies: indicator-sensors:i386 : ...
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Error installing mysql-server on Debian 9 Stretch (dependency problems)

Using Debian 9.5, fresh install. I want to install mysql-server, but I run into dependency problems. sudo apt-get install mysql-server Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading ...
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Glib-2.28 RPM package dependency problem

On rpmfind.net's page for glibc-2.28.9000-6.fc30 RPM for i686, libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.28) is listed under both "Provides" and "Requires", so it's impossible to satisfy the package dependency?
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Package management confusion

I am running Mageia 6, trying to install PacketFence via the RPM method. The issue I am facing is that I do not believe that urpmi has a native function to install all package dependencies. I thought ...
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Can't install libc6-dev-i386 package

I am running Debian 9 (stretch) amd64. I tried to run a program that relies on libc6-dev-i386 to work, but I was unable to install the package using this command: apt-get install libc6-dev-i386 I ...
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libreadline dependency related Error while installing an app, “seedsync”

I was trying to install Seedsync. I followed the instructions on their github Download the deb package from the latest release Install the deb package: sudo dpkg -i <deb file> ...
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APT holds broken install

I'm using Debian 9.5 and recently uninstalled a package (mariadb), now as I try to install a new package, I keep getting this: E: Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages. I ...
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How do I roll-back to a previous Ubuntu kernel? (running Ubuntu 16.04)

I have a VPS server with a hosting company that I have ssh/root access. I recently tried to upgrade the kernel to the latest (4.18.5-041805-generic). I was running 4.4.0-169 and thought it was time to ...
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Dependency tracking and unresolved dependencies

In Fedora when I was playing around with dnf, trying to learn new things (and Linux in general), I noticed the command "dnf repoclosure". Naturally I ran it to see the output. My initial thought was ...
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Error running vlc on Redhat Enterprise Linux 7

I have installed vlc using following commands- #> yum install vlc #> yum install vlc-core When i try to run vlc, i am getting the following error- [0000000001bce288] core demux error: ...
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Unmet dependencies due to slightly too new package installed

When I tried to apt-get upgrade (yes, I did an update first), I get the following: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done You might want to ...