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What is the meaning of the angle bracket syntax in `apt depends`?

When running apt depends on some packages (e.g. libgtk3-dev on Ubuntu 24.04), some names are surrounded by angle brackets (<>) and another package name is displayed in a line underneath it: ... ...
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Pamac cannot resolve alsa dependencies

I've just switched from the Stable branch of Manjaro to Testing and when doing sudo pamac upgrade, I get this error message and have no idea what to do: Preparing... Synchronizing package databases......
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How do I determine the bare minimum Debian package requirements to run BIND9?

I want to create a Debian based DNS Server to run BIND9. There is plenty of information on package dependencies. but it is all about how to install required packages when installing package-x.y.z. ...
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Debian, how to tell apt to ignore a specific package it thinks is broken?

After installing the package xfce4-screensaver, apt and Synaptic keep telling me it's broken and sometimes even trying to automatically uninstall it. Because it has missing dependencies that it can't ...
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How can I manage dependencies with FlatPak?

I have some trouble understanding how dependencies are managed within FlatPak. Recently I wanted to update all FlatPaks using flatpak update and got a message that some software version is not ...
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how to proceed with installation interrupt because of problematic symlinks

THe following error interrupted a process to update libvips on a local macOS machine using homebrew Error: The `brew link` step did not complete successfully The formula built, but is not symlinked ...
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Unmet dependancies for python3-samba packages on debian 11 (osmc)

I'm trying to upgrade python3-samba from 2:4.13.13+dfsg-1~deb11u5 armhf to 2:4.13.13+dfsg-1~deb11u6 armhf, yet, when trying to do so I'm getting the following error : The following packages have ...
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Ubuntu + dependencies error

I have the following dependency problem. How can I solve it? Thank you The following packages have unfulfilled dependencies: zookeeper-1-2-2-0-46-server : Depends: zookeeper (= 3.8.3.1.2.2.0-46) but ...
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Failed to get releases for UEFI dbx: No releases found: Not compatible with org.freedesktop.fwupd version 1.7.9, requires >= 1.9.1

I run Linux Mint 21.3 Cinnamon 64-bit, and I get strange error which I seemingly am unable to solve: Failed to get releases for UEFI dbx: No releases found: Not compatible with org.freedesktop.fwupd ...
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Understanding yum error

Here is the error message I get when I try to do a yum update. Error: Package: 389-ds-base-snmp-1.3.10.2-9.el7_9.x86_64 (@rhui-REGION-rhel-server-optional) Requires: 389-ds-base = 1.3.10.2-9....
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Trouble installing Kazam

I am using Blackarch which is freshly installed. When I try to install Kazam I get this error: failed to prepare transaction (could not satisfy dependencies) Any ideas on how to fix it?
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Attempting to update pacman fails due to dependencies. What am I Missing?

removing libpamac breaks dependency 'libpamac>=11.4' required by arcolinux-pamac-all removing libpamac breaks dependency 'libpamac' required by libpamac-flatpak-plugin removing libpamac breaks ...
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Unexpected syntax error in VERSION file when building gettext

I am trying to build the gettext package from source. When running make I receive an error: make[5]: Entering directory '/source/gettext-0.22/gettext-tools/libgettextpo' [..........] libtool: link: ...
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Is it possible to handle 32-bit dependencies without adding foreign architecture to 64-bit Linux?

I want to install an old 64-bit Linux program that depends on some old 32-bit libraries. I don't want to install these old libraries system-wide because other programs won't use them. Also, my package ...
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unmet dependencies and broken packages error ubuntu 22.04

sudo apt upgrade showing following error You might want to run 'apt --fix-broken install' to correct these. The following packages have unmet dependencies: libc-bin : Depends: libc6 (< 2.36) but 2....
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How to remove Sox dependency on ffmpeg in Yocto

In my embedded application I have to downsample wav files. I found out that SoX could do the job so I added it in my image recipe. When building the image it raised an error as ffmpeg is required as ...
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How do build GNOME apps of a SLES15 machine with few/no GNOME development libs?

I want to build a GNOME-ish app on a SLES15 machine I'm working on. I can download the source, but the app relies on multiple GNOME-related libraries - for which I only have the libfoo packages, not ...
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dnf repoquery --best?

Is there a dnf repoquery --requires --resolve option that makes it pick among dependency options the same as dnf install automatically does? Problem I need to download an RPM and all its recursive ...
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Unable to install any overlay packages on FS39 with glibc depsolve errors

Fedora Silverblue 39 Trying to install and upgrade packages in rpm-ostree results in dependency errors with unresolvable glibc version conflicts. I don't know if it may be related to this issue. My ...
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.NET written console app dependencies

I have written a freeware console app in VB.net, which I have fine-tuned and successfully tested in headless Raspberry Pi Bullseye. I have also written a installation script after checking its ...
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fixing offline yum RHEL7 missing dependancy, libnsl, local repository and --skip-broken

On a RHEL 7.9 system that is off network, a reposync is used to transfer ~200gb worth of repo data to it, including EPEL. That local repository on the system is working fine as far as i can tell. ...
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How to install Visual C++ runtime 14 on Wine?

I am trying to install SketchUp on Wine. One of the prerequisites is Visual C++ "14" Runtime Libraries (x64). When I try to run the installer, it fails with 0x8007065b - Function failed. The ...
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A generator-like unit creates another unit, and both should be started during boot; is that possible?

Converting some old-style services using a configuration file to systemd units, I wrote a generator-like (i.e.: not actually a systemd generator) service that creates (depending on the configuration ...
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Centos install exim 4.94 dependency error

I am trying to install exim's specific version on centos... yet the log is like below. To me it seemed like an openssl issue i check it but it seems installed already. [root@vmi1522973 ~]# rpm -ivh ...
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How should this table of dependencies be read? [closed]

https://nixos.org/manual/nixpkgs/stable/#ssec-stdenv-dependencies-reference says A dependency is said to be propagated when some of its other-transitive (non-immediate) downstream dependencies also ...
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How are host, build and target platforms of packages defined, with respect to dependencies?

https://www.uber.com/blog/bootstrapping-ubers-infrastructure-on-arm64-with-zig/ says: A host is the machine that is compiling the binary. A target is the machine that will run the binary. In native ...
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Distinguish direct and indirect dependencies of a binary on Linux?

ldd on Linux will give the list of all shared libraries on which a given binary depends. This is usually much more extensive than the libraries that were listed on the linker command line used to ...
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How shall I understand dependency propagated? [closed]

https://nixos.org/manual/nixpkgs/stable/#ssec-stdenv-dependencies-reference says A dependency is said to be propagated when some of its other-transitive (non-immediate) downstream dependencies also ...
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Create a -resume option in my own bash pipeline

I am doing a bash pipeline which submit different SLURM jobs having dependencies (as explained here or below). If one job crashes, it has to redo all jobs before to succeed for the job that failed ...
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Yet another dependency problem during wine install on Devuan 5

Using Devuan 5, trying to install wine-staging using the WineHQ repositories gives a dependency error : winehq-staging needs wine-staging. (if you really need the precise error when running sudo apt ...
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How does package order affect resolving of dependencies in yum/dnf?

Background / xy-problem: I have some tool that needs libcurl-devel, but won't compile if there is a 32-bit version of libcurl present. Fixing that tool is for another day. Today I want to prevent ...
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harfbuzz downgrade issues

My system crashed due to a harfbuzz related incompatibility. So I tried to downgrade the harfbuzz packages to version 2.7.4-1, and I got a strange result! More than 500 packages will be deleted with ...
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How can fulfill unmet dependencies when to install samba?

sudo apt-get install samba samba-common Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree... Done Reading state information... Done Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you ...
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Unable to install PPA package on Debian

I tried to install Sile using the official Debian CreatePackageFromPPA guide but have yet to succeed. Confirm that it is not provided on Debian Search Install Debian SDK $ sudo apt install ...
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Unable to install wine32: "unmet dependencies" that are actually met (Ubuntu 22.04)

I have installed wine64 without issue, but I cannot install wine32. I have tried both the normal sudo apt install wine32 and sudo apt install -t jammy-backports wine32, and both result in the ...
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apt wants to remove essential packages after manual update of nvidia driver (Debian 11)

I needed the latest version of my nvidia driver to use OBS, so I decided to replace mine which was the official package. I downloaded the .run file from NVIDIA website and installed it, after removing ...
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Couldn't install neovim on WSL-Debian because of unmet dependencies

on my WSL-debian, $ uname -a Linux BlahBlah 5.15.90.1-microsoft-standard-WSL2 #1 SMP Fri Jan 27 02:56:13 UTC 2023 x86_64 GNU/Linux I couldn't install neovim from apt (sudo apt install neovim) because ...
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Why service does not retrigger as part of other service

I have services A and B. B should triggers only after retrigger of the service A. Service A triggers every 10 minutes by timer. Service A works correctly all the time(every 10 minutes), but service B ...
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debian: show which package brings dependency

I need to install minimal openbox system on Debian 12: apt-get --no-install-recommends install openbox and apt-get wants to install, among other packages: libavahi-client3 libavahi-common-data ...
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How do I resolve this GStreamer codec update fault?

I recently installed KUbuntu on a Lenovo Ideapad laptop. It's functioning fine aside from a problem that came up with a recent update—after updating all packages, three remained: GStreamer Multimedia ...
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apt Unmet dependencies. Try 'apt --fix-broken install' with no packages (or specify a solution)

i was tring to update Debian with the instruction https://www.debian.org/releases/bookworm/amd64/release-notes/ch-upgrading.en.html#upgrade-process All going well but when i ran apt full-upgrade ssh ...
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nix-shell default.nix: How to install rPackages.data_table with the zlib dependency?

I have a multi-user installation of nix on ubuntu 22.04. I'm trying to develop an R package that depends on data.table, but am unable to install data.table with zlib headers so that I can use the ...
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Are there packages in Debian without any further dependencies?

Sometimes apt installs dependencies of dependencies of ... (and so on) to the deepest required level. So I wonder, are there any packages without any further dependencies or is there a single package ...
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Can't install git on Ubuntu 22.04 - unmet dependencies

I had git installed on my Ubuntu 22.04 LTS, but recently it became uninstalled somehow. git --version displays Command 'git' not found, but can be installed with: sudo apt install git. Trying to ...
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Does systemd dependencies between modules need to be symmetrical?

Suppose I have two modules: A and B. I would like to start A before B. Is only A config file enough? [Unit] Before=B Is only B config file enough? [Unit] Requires=A After=A Or maybe dependencies ...
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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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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 check whether some dependencies are lack before a rpm package is installed by a non-root user

I am a non-root user on a shared centos7 server host.I try to install some softwares on this machine according to the method in the link. How can I check whether some dependencies are lack before ...
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Run-time library dependency (outdated) and installed library versions do not match - Linux

Recently I got a new problem: my system cannot find libplacebo.so.208, but simply because the current version is newer. This is my currently installed version of the package libplacebo: $ ls -l /usr/...
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Tell to linux binary not load specific shared libraries

I have a problem with shared libraries, Command show warning each time when it run's, PHP Warning: PHP Startup: Unable to load dynamic library 'xxxx.so' whereas it run fine with not issues, i want to ...
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