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Questions tagged [dependencies]

Additional software that some software requires to function

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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 ...
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Undefined symbols : how do I figure dependency resolution?

I am trying to figure out how to handle the lack of dependency resolution in Slackware. I installed Gnumeric from slackware.pkgs.org, but it won't run with a number of ** (gnumeric:10645): ...
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Centos 7, I thought “yum install ___” was supposed to get all the dependencies, too?

I'm trying to get back into *nix again after many years away, and I'm running into a few headaches that I'm hoping you can help me with. I want to install Trillian onto my CentOS 7 box. I went to ...
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Dependencies error in Debian 9 Stretch

I'm trying to install Firefox Quantum by following what suggested by the user @cas in this question. Everything goes right till I try to install Firefox by running in the terminal: $ apt install -t ...
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dpkg: error processing archive /var/cache/apt/archives/dictionaries-common_1.27.7_all.deb (--unpack) [duplicate]

When I run apt-get upgrade get error: root@kali-linux:~# apt-get upgrade Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done You might want to run &...
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What is the difference on a system level between installing python packages with yum as opposed to pip?

I'm wondering what the difference is between pip, the Python package installer, and yum? As a means of providing some context to my question: I assume the first answer will be because PIP is only ...
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How can I identify the packages with conflicting dependencies?

When performing sudo apt upgrade I get the following error message: Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have requested an impossible situation or if you are using the ...
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kde-services dependencies

I'm trying to install "kde-services", an extension of the Dolphin file manager. Technically it is already installed, but most of its features aren't working yet. The list of dependencies includes ...
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Problem with libmariadb-dev, libmysqlclient-dev and libgdal-dev

I'm trying to install libgdal-dev (for an R package I really need) using: sudo apt-get install libgdal-dev But then I get the error message: The following packages have unmet dependencies: libgdal-...
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Debian 9.4 stretch - unmet dependencies

I'm trying to get a game server started using SRCDS but whenever I try to get the dependencies using this command: sudo dpkg --add-architecture i386; sudo apt update; sudo apt -f install mailutils ...
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Why doesn't rpm or dnf recognize default perl?

I have an rpm package I built which depends on perl. When I try to install this package it fails: $ rpm -ivh <package-y> error: Failed dependencies: perl is needed by package-y.x86_64 If I ...
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Unmet dependencies: libjpeg8 (>= 8c) but it is not installable when installing R

I'm getting unmet dependencies when trying to install R on Debian 9 (stretch). Specifically, running: $ sudo apt-get install r-base-core results in Reading package lists... Done Building dependency ...
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Brew Formula: How can I define cask and external dependencies?

I’m writing a brew formula for my own tap, having XQuartz and external sources (not available on brew) as dependencies. How can I include them in my formula?
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Strange dependencies when install Java 6 from Oracle to Debian Lenny [duplicate]

Trying to install Oracle Java 6 SDK to Debian Lenny. I have downloaded rpm file. After executing command rpm -ivh jdk-6u45-linux-i586.rpm sun-javadb-core-10.6.2-1.1.i386.rpm sun-javadb-demo-10.6.2-1....
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how do I find which packages build-depend on a certain package [duplicate]

For instance when I run the command - $ apt-rdepends --build-depends qbittorrent it gives the output something like - Build-Depends: debhelper (>= 10) Build-Depends: dpkg-dev (>= 1.16....
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Where is the dependency information stored for an RPM package

With yum deplist one can check the dependencies of an RPM package. I am wondering where the information about the list of dependencies is stored. I downloaded the rpm package and checked its content ...