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Questions tagged [dependencies]

Additional software that some software requires to function

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VLC media player cannot be installed on Ubuntu 18.04

I am facing a problem with installing VLC on Ubuntu 18.04.  Every time I try to install it, the below error message is displayed. The following packages have unmet dependencies. vlc : Depends: vlc-...
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Yum is not respecting `Requires` maximum version. How can I debug and check what yum thinks the dependency version is?

I manage an RPM package and there are versions numbered like: my-package-1.1.1-1, my-package-1.1.2-1, my-package-1.1.3-1, my-package-1.2.0-0.alpha01.1. I'm now trying to get another package to ...
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Nautilus: Settings schema 'org.freedesktop.Tracker.Miner.Files' is not installed

I've installed the Gnome desktop and Nautilus on Clear Linux using a custom mix (without the desktop bundle), and have encountered the following error in the terminal when starting Nautilus: (org....
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Why install a .deb package with all dependencies fails

As in this question and also here I am trying to install wkhtmltox-0.12.1_linux-trusty-amd64.deb. So tried:- wget https://github.com/wkhtmltopdf/wkhtmltopdf/releases/download/0.12.1/wkhtmltox-0.12....
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How to determine the runtime dependencies of gcc-arm-none-eabi?

Background There is a GCC bug that affects Cortex M0 architecture which seems to be introduced in v5.4.1 (...and seems to be fixed in the trunk, however, we aren't interested in this option ATM). ...
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Install dependencies for a bash script

I've recently made a bash script that can be downloaded and installed by users via a Makefile. The problem is that I'm not sure how to have dependencies get installed. In this case, the only ...
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ifupdown2: Run another ifup from post-up (nested ifup)

An interface (the master bridge) is initially brought up, and, in it's post-up chain, the childs should be brought up. As we use batman-adv, bridge-ports is not an option: iface dom0-bat inet manual ...
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CentOS 7: When building Mapnik, the configure step does not find optional dependencies like libpng-devel, libjpeg-devel, etc

I am trying to build/install Mapnik (3.0.10) on a CentOS 7 system and I am having trouble getting all the dependencies in place and recognized. I have installed gcc/g++ compiler from the gcc6 series ...
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unmet dependencies of mongodb

I cannot install any other application in Ubuntu. I have tried all the online mentioned solutions, but none of them are working for me. Error: The following packages have unmet dependencies: ...
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How to list all packages marked as 'group'

The dnf command is able to mark packages as install, remove or group [1]. To list all packages marked as install, the command dnf repoquery --userinstalled [2] can be used. My question is: Is there a ...
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How to depend on java 11 so it can be satisfied by openjdk or by Oracle java 11 packages?

I'm trying to create an rpm package with a dependency on java 11; however, it seems like the openjdk and Oracle java 11 packages don't provide any overlapping java virtual packages. OpenJDK Java 11 ...
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How to mark a base package as not user installed while avoiding dnf autoremove?

On a freshly installed Fedora system, base packages such as sudo are not counted as user installed, i.e. dnf repoquery --userinstalled | grep sudo comes back empty. At the same time, these packages ...
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Unable to update glibc to the latest version

We use Katello/Satellite 6 to manage our repos/pkgs and subscribe our servers to it. In the Katello Web UI it says that glibc-2.12-1.212.el6.x86_64 and glibc-common-2.12-1.212.el6.x86_64 is an ...
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How can I install elementaryOS's terminal “pantheon-terminal” on Linux Mint?

I am trying to install elementaryOS (Juno)'s terminal emulator on Mint 19 Tessa. I checked the instruction at the git hub site https://github.com/elementary/terminal, and I installed all dependencies ...
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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 ...