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Questions tagged [software-installation]

Installing software on a running system, either as binaries or from source. This is usually done using your system's package manager.

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Can't install Oracle JDK in Linux Mint 19.2

I have downloaded Oracle JDK 11 and I'm trying to install it on my Linux Mint (x64). After downloading the tarball, I extracted it to my /usr/lib/jvm and exported it to PATH: export PATH=$PATH:/usr/...
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yum installation error

I know I have file:///root/repo as the baseurl of my /etc/yum.repos.d/batch.repo file. I want to install libreoffice, but I get the below message when i run the cmd [root@localhost ~]# yum install ...
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First time installing TinyDNS as a service in a FreeBSD jail - how to do it?

I'm using FreeBSD 11.2 at the moment (likely to move to 12 in a while). I need a tiny authoritative-only DNS server (no lookup or caching needed, under 10 domains and under 10 queries/hr, almost no ...
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install pip and setuptools on remote machines

we want to install pip on all remote machines on each remote machine we have ls -ltr -rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 855608 Oct 7 01:39 setuptools-41.4.0.zip -rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 1140573 Oct 20 07:23 ...
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How can I install stubby on a Raspberry PI?

Is there an apt repository that will allow me to install stubby on a raspberry Pi? apt-get install stubby Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... ...
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Can't install Realtek drivers (rtl8821ce)

Output of lspci: 02:00.0 Network controller: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8821CE 802.11ac PCIe Wireless Network Adapter Link: https://github.com/k82cn/rtl8821ce. I cloned it, and used make &...
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Failed to install ansible on CentOS 8

I cannot suceed to install ansible, I know the basic command is: yum install ansible but the output is: [root@localhost ~]# yum install ansible Last metadata expiration check: 0:36:48 ago on Sun ...
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Skip prompt when installing samba

I would like to create a script to install everything on my raspberry pi (after reinstallation or on another pi, but this is linux question in general). I write down the commands one by one into my ...
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What is the best way to get the latest version of R?

A lot of instructions that I find on here give instructions about how to install the latest version of R that either deliver an out of date version, or are very OS-dependent. I just bought a System76 ...
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Check if package is Unix or Linux

I have a tar archive containing files necessary for the installation of a piece of enterprise software. I want to install this software on a Solaris machine, however I don't know whether the package ...
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troubleshooting DDNS client installation: ./installer.sh

Context: DDNS client to be installed on Raspbian (Raspberry Pi). Online Installation through SSH instructions: First, Clone the repo: git clone https://github.com/nachoparker/nextcloud-raspbian-...
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Recommended Installation Folder for Anaconda

the default directory of the Anaconda (Python lib) installation script under Linux is in the user space under ~/. Why? It's annoying when backing up your home directory (tens of thousands of files ...
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Problem installing some packages

My command and errors: root@berbidserver:~# sudo apt-get install libxml-parser-perl libpath-class-perl perl-modules screen rsync sudo e2fsprogs unzip subversion pure-ftpd libarchive-zip-perl libc6 ...
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How to automate selections when installing via CLI

I'm installing Nvidia drivers and have to click through screens like this (not this specific screen, but this is the installer and has some OK and some Yes/No questions during install): Is there a ...
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Error installing php-db in Debian 10 Buster

I have been tried install php-db in Debian 10 Buster, which is a dependency required by PandoraFMS Console (I'm installing it) but not working to me. when I try to install I lack the dependency: [......
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How to install Firefox from zip

I recently downloaded the latest Firefox version on my Debian machine, having previously used Firefox ESR that came with the installation. How can I now link the extracted Firefox application to the ...
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Unable to execute file with superuser priviliges

I am trying to install the VMware client on my work computer, which is running CentOS 7 and on which I have superuser privileges. When I run the command sudo ./VMware-Horizon-Client-5.2.0-14604769....
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Python 3.6 installation on CentOS 7

Failing to install Python 3.6 on CentOS. The error message is : Error: Package: python36-libs-3.6.8-2.el7.ius.x86_64 (ius) Requires: libcrypto.so.10(OPENSSL_1.0.2)(64bit) These library packages ...
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“Software Index is Broken”

I'm trying to install a Chrome update on Linux Mint "Quiana". I downloaded the .deb file; when I try to open/run/install it, GDebi Package Installer says: Software Index is Broken This is a ...
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How to Install Linux OS on USB Drive and Run it On Any PC

I would like to full install Linux on USB and use it in any computer. I tried to install it from a live USB installation using gparted first to clear the partittions. After that I created an ext4 ...
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How can I answer “Yes” to an apache installation using Vagrantfile for automatic creation of a VM?

# -*- mode: ruby -*- # vi: set ft=ruby : Vagrant.configure("2") do |config| config.vm.define :nodo1 do |nodo1| nodo1.vm.box = "debian/buster64" nodo1.vm.hostname = "nodo1" nodo1.vm....
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Testing whether an executable can be run on Linux? [duplicate]

In my Ubuntu packages, I install a hook with a one liner script: if test -x /usr/bin/snapsignal then /usr/bin/snapsignal "snapmanagerdaemon/DPKGUPDATE hook_action=\"$DPKG_HOOK_ACTION\"" fi (...
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Cannot Install msecli on Linux

I want to use some options provided by msecli (a command line interface to manage SSDs) such as formatting. I am working on Linux Mint 18.3. Based on the information provided on documents in Micron ...
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How to run Minecraft on Debian 10 buster via Flatpak

My problem was that there is no updated package on the https://mojang.com site which can be run on the Debian 10 buster. The package you can get from the [official site][1] requires Java 8 JRE. But ...
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How can I check if I have any missing or upgradable driver on linux? | DEBIAN 10

Laptop: Asus TUF Gaming FX504GD With lspci for example you can check some hardware, and then you can browse the internet and find the drivers to install. But I would like to know if there is any way ...
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Cannot install Debian packages

I'm running a Docker container and having trouble installing packages. I have tried various methods of fixing the issue after a few hours of Googling but nothing seems to be working. I don't ...
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Are there any rules of thumb about installing and upgrading applications?

OS: Linux Mint 18.3 I'd describe myself as a low intermediate Linux user. I just spent about 4 hours working out how to upgrade my version of NodeJS. In the end I had to tweak a build script that ...
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What's going wrong with my attempt to install/upgrade Node.JS in Linux?

OS: Linux Mint 18.3. Similar to Ubuntu. As ever with Linux I don't really know how I'm meant to go about installing software: is it already on the system? In this case yes, but it's very old: 4.2.6....
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Failed to install miniconda on Opensuse 12.2

I am not all that familiar with Opensuse and I am now trying to install miniconda on such an OS. I have downloaded the .sh installer and ran bash Miniconda3-latest-Linux-x86_64.sh The installer did ...
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how to install apc, memcache, memcached, curl wrappers, igbinary for php 5.6 in centos 6?

I tried to install PHP 5.6 with apc memcache memcached curlwrappers igbinary imagick, but I got an output as: configure: WARNING: unrecognized options: --with-apc, --with-memcache, --with-...
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Is it possible to install input methods via Terminal?

Is it possible to install "Traditional Chinese" below via Terminal? What are the commands?
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Debian repository & apt problems

I'm on fresh Debian 10 install. When I try to install openvpn with apt, it shows package not found. Running apt update changes nothing. As I think openvpn must surely be in repo I realise that ...
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Troubleshooting error while installing anacondas3

I have been trying to install anacondas3. I downloaded the file for Ubuntu version 14.04, then executed following commands: cd /tmp curl -O https://repo.anaconda.com/archive/Anaconda3-2019.03-Linux-...
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How to install the latest TeXstudio version on linux mint cinnamon 19.1

I am new in linux and I am trying to install the TeXstudio editor. I have tried this approach but with no success. I run on mint cinnamon. I would really appreciate any help.
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How to uninstall HSTR and install reverse-i-search back

I am using Ubuntu 16.04.I installed HSTR and did not like it. I have removed it using apt-get remove hstr and even executed commands from the official uninstall script. I would like get back to ...
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Installing apt to Ubuntu [duplicate]

I accidentially deleted apt on my Ubuntu. How can I reinstall it somehow or do I need to reinstall the whole system? I tried sudo apt install apt [sudo] password for jaakko: sudo: apt: command not ...
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Where i can find the github installed apps?

So i installed some github apps, by : git clone git://github.com/xxxxx.git cd [app's dir on my /home] sudo make install And now i need to remove it, should i remove that first directory? Or there's ...
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Error while installing network simulator

Hi all I'm getting the following error while installing ns2.34 in Fedora. Please help me fix collect2: ld returned 1 exit status make: *** [Makefile:420: ns] Error 1 Ns make failed
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I can't install atom using apt-get commands

I am new in Linux and debian 10 (KDE) is the first distribution that I am using. But when I'm trying to install atom editor when I use this command It gives me an error : command >> sudo apt-...
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E: Unmet dependencies. Try 'apt --fix-broken install' with no packages (or specify a solution) libreoffice

Every time I try to upgrade it shows me this message sudo apt-get upgrade Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done You might want to run 'apt --...
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Error in installing zipalign

I get this error when trying to install zipalign root@kali:~# apt-get install zipalign Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done The following ...
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Unable to connect with MongoDB when giving mongod command in Cli

I'm trying to install mongoDb on centos VM and followed few sites like https://linuxize.com/post/how-to-install-mongodb-on-centos-7/ , https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-install-...
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Mosquitto MQTT install error

Context: Attempt to install MQTT Mosquito on OSMC Raspbian Stretch failed. osmc@osmczero:~$ uname -a Linux osmczero 4.14.78-4-osmc #1 PREEMPT Wed Dec 12 19:45:07 UTC 2018 armv6l GNU/Linux ...
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Clean Install of Manjaro 18.04 won't update

I finished a clean install of Manjaro 18.0.4 and everything went well, until I tried to update: Now it has many dependency cycles: Warning: js52: ignoring package upgrade (52.9.0-2 => 52.9.0-3) ...
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how to uninstall vscode with apt

I installed Visual Studio Code on Ubuntu using: sudo apt install ./code_1.37.1-1565886362_amd64.deb I then found these commands to try to find out more information about the package: dpkg -l ...
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Plotinus - a searchable command palette

I've recently installed plotinus on my system by following the instructions at GitHub. Everythings seems to have gone just fine, and even the installation log is clean as a whistle. However, nothing ...
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tkdiff installation problem on centos 7

I am just trying to install tkdiff on my centos 7. For installation I am running below cmd: sudo yum install tkdiff but I am getting error message: No package tkdiff available. Error: Nothing ...
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apt (resilient)

I need to install a package list. The problem is that if a package does not exist in the repository it simply stops. I need some alternative to apt where it just ignores when a package is not in the ...
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make[3]: *** [MP_constant.lo] Error 1

please please help me I am trying to install coin-or. I am in step of configuration : from this guide : https://ma.juii.net/blog/install-coin-or when I type : sudo make -j 2 I get this errors:...
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how to check if MKL is installed and find it's path

Please help me out. it has been 3 hours that I am trying to install OSQP. I needed to install MKL. I downloaded the full package and installed it. but I don't know where is it and how I can check if ...