apt-get is a shell command on the Debian/Raspbian Linux distribution for installing and updating different software packages, including the system itself.

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sudo apt-get not working

I was trying to install re2c but terminal replies the following: sudo apt-get install re2c Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done The ...
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Why does apt-get upgrade cause blank screen after reboot on Raspbian?

I have Raspberry 2 B, installed the Raspbian image . Everything was good. However, when I ran sudo apt-get upgrade it took about 50minues, and after reboot, i have blank screen with blinking ...
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The following packages have been kept back: mopidy

After performing sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade, I got the message The following packages have been kept back: mopidy What I usually do in this case, is sudo apt-get install ...
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Xbian update apt-get

I cannot update my Xbian from the config file, From sudo xbian-config : Apt-get update : w: GPG error: http:/http.debian.net stable release: The follwing I have this error Check deb upgrades > ...
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SSH session keeps exiting my terminal

I have set up my Raspberry PI though these instructions and was able to connect to it through SSH. I have installed RASPBIAN WHEEZY. However, when I run sudo apt-get update it keeps closing the whole ...
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Error when trying to install mysql-server

I'm trying to install mysql-server package using sudo apt-get install mysql-server on my Raspberry Pi (Raspbian Jessie), but I encounter the following error : dpkg: error processing archive ...
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Raspberry Pi B+ can't install node-red

I read an article on the newest MagPi about node-red and I decided to install it. I used: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get upgrade sudo apt-get dist-upgrade sudo apt-get install nodered The 4th ...
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Installing gitlab messed things up, how to get it out?

Yesterday I started setting up my RasPi2 (with raspbian jessie) to start running my own server for some things. Amongst others I want to run gitlab on my raspi2. I connect to my raspi through ssh ...
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Why there is a collabora.list on my raspbian wheezy source repo?

Why there are more sources repos on my raspbian wheezy? They are /etc/apt/sources.list.d/raspi.list and /etc/apt/sources.list.d/collabora.list. For what are they needed?
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how to create a restore point before an apt-get install to effectively remove the package

I discoverd aplay could not play a sound immediately after another aplay command. I reported the issue. It seems to be working in other systems. So I started from scratch and after each apt-get ...
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sudo apt-get update does not connect to 10.10.5.18

I am having this prob since morning only and before that everything was normal. I can connect to my Pi through ssh using putty on my windows 7. The problem is when I run sudo apt-get update, it gets ...
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Unable to locate package python-gpiozero

I've just run apt-get update and apt-get upgrade on Raspbian, but when I try apt-get install python3-gpiozero python-gpiozero it can't find either package. Can't find any evidence of ...
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apt-get connections time out when updating

i am currently a newbie fro rp2. I am currently facing the problem when i am using putty and vnc server. When i am going to press sudo apt-get update. It shows this: pi@raspberrypi ~ $ sudo ...
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cannot install python-dev

I have tried to do a sudo apt-get install python-dev however I get this, Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Package python-dev is not available, ...
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OpenCV release vs development version

I made a simple application with OpenCV for the RPI2. To do so, I installed the 'development' package on my RPI2. sudo apt-get install libopencv-dev python-opencv Now, I want to install my ...
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RPI2 raspban wheezy on can't install autoconf

I am using a raspberry pi 2 model b running raspbian wheezy. I am trying to install a package autoconf and it says: $sudo apt-get install autoconf E: no such package autoconf
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Why aren't the current kernel headers available via apt-get

I am trying to compile some usb drivers for the pi and therefore, I need to get the headers that correspond to my present kernel uname -r produces 4.1.7+ Based on my experiences with Debian and ...
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Random Perl error occurs when trying apt-get upgrade

As of today, suddenly following error occurred while I tried to execute apt-get upgrade Unrecognized character \xA8; marked by <-- HERE after sys_stat_h<-- HERE near column 15Compilation failed ...
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Can't apt-get install libssl-dev

root@raspi:/home/pi/cfengine-3.7.0a1.283240b# apt-get install libssl-dev Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done The following extra packages ...
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Kernel/Firmware as Debian package

It says on the official site that "the kernel and firmware are installed as a Debian package, and so will also get updates when using [apt-get upgrade]" I run apt-get update / apt-get dist-upgrade ...
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Auto subtitle downloader

I use Transmission for series/movies download, but often find it lack of auto subtitle download support. Without using XBMC, is there any standalone package for Pi I can install to automate the ...
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nginx 1.9.2 on raspbian

Installing nginx using "apt-get install nginx" seems to install 1.2.1, however examining the repository, it looks like both 1.6.2 and 1.9.2 are available: ...
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How to add a package to official raspbian repositories?

How to add a package to official raspbian repositories ? Debian has a very extensive guide into the matter : ...
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Error on sudo apt-get update

I'm getting the below error when updating raspian. I connect via SSH via putty on the fixed wlan0 ip. Now when i run sudo apt-get update i get errors like below. Err http://raspberrypi.collabora.com ...
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Where are the python picamera docs?

I installed the package python-picamera-docs successfully, with the command sudo apt-get install python-picamera-docs, on raspbian, but I can't actually find the docs. I looked in ...
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How can I install PHP 5.6 (instead of 5.4)?

I'm actually stuck with a little problem. I want to use Laravel on my pi but it requires at least PHP 5.5.9. But actually, the latest version of PHP that I am able to install (via the official ...
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Raspberry Pi's apt-get cannot find repositories

After entering: apt-get install python3-pip on bash for my Raspberry Pi 2 (Model B) I get this output (linky). I've tried the usual dance of apt-get install -f, apt-get update and apt-get upgrade to ...
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Problems installing build-essential in RASPBERRY PI 1 MODEL B+

I tried to install the package build-essential under 2015-05-05-raspbian-wheezy: sudo apt-get install build-essential –y but that is the result: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency ...
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Getting a deb repository error for collabora

I'm brave enough to try out the upgrade from wheezy to jessie on my pi according to this: Upgrade to Raspbian Jessie So far it runs pretty smooth, except that I get an error when updating the ...
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Script Installation Problems RP 2 | iojs | node | npm

I am trying to install this Script on my RaspberryPi 2 with wheezy on it. I think I am having problems installing npm. Here is the script: if [[ "$USER" != 'root' ]]; then echo "Sorry, you need to ...
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How do the Raspbian and OSMC repositories differ?

My stock Raspbian system has libswscale2 available in the repositories, but OSMC does not. How do the repositories differ? In Raspbian: $ cat /etc/apt/sources.list deb ...
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Binary Postgis-2 package for RaspberryPI2?

We can discuss this while my postgis-2.0.0 compiles. Suppose I wanted to install Postgis-2 extensions for Postgresql. The standard repositories only support PG 9.1 and Postgis-1. I can compile it ...
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apt-get install and resource temporarily unavailable

When I try and install a package with apt-get, I get the error message: E: Could not get lock /var/lib/dpkg/lock - open (11: Resource temporarily unavailable)
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How to force rsync upgrade

I'm currently using Raspbian as my raspberry OS, but the rsync package that comes with it is at version 3.0.9, and I need version 3.1.0 or above. I've tried to upgrade but there's no new package ...
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clang++ 3.4 on raspbian wheezy?

I need to install clang++ version 3.4 on my raspbian wheezy. I have a Raspberry PI 2, freshly installed out of the box. However, when I try apt-get install the only version I see is 3.0.something. Is ...
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Keyboard and mouse stopped responding in GUI after apt-get upgrade

We have a Raspberry Pi 2 Model B using Raspbian installed from/on NOOBS card. The GUI desktop was fully functional for several days. While trying to get Python picamera module to work, decided to ...
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Problem with apt-get and locales [closed]

First of all, I'm running Raspbian, any extra needed info, I will post it here, just ask for it. EDIT: Output of locales -a: C C.UTF-8 en_GB.utf8 POSIX I configured en_GB.utf8, about the others, ...
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my available file is missing in dpkg so it give error of dpkg how i fix it

how i am install available file dpkg package is missing so apt-get install is nit working proparly
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sudo apt-get install python-dev mirror error

Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done The following NEW packages will be installed: python-dev 0 upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 9 not ...
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Install (or build) experimental Debian package for rpi (NetworkManager 1.0)

So I need NetworkManager 1.0 on my Rpi to be able to setup new wifi connections via nmcli. There is a package in experimental debian repo: https://packages.debian.org/network-manager I made $ sudo ...
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Command apt-get upgrade crashes Raspbian

The image file I am using is quite old. How old exactly I am not sure, because this image I have inherited from previous developer. I have learnt that running: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get ...
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Poor wifi performance after upgrading XBian with TP-LINK TL-WN823N (rtl8192cu)

I'm on a RPi B+, with an USB Wifi adapter, TP-LINK TL-WN823N, wich uses a rtl8192cu chipset, and is a N adapter. I have also a TP-LINK N router. I was using XBian 1.0RC3, and I recently upgraded; ...
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cannot connect to mirrordirector.raspbian

I'm having the problem that I can't connect to in raspbian mirrordirector.raspbian.org but I do not why. I've already re-install raspbian but it looks like this is not the problem. Any idea. UPDATE: ...
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I can't access the internet through my raspberry pi when connected through ssh

Proof of the error When I try ping 8.8.8.8 through SSH I get this: PING 8.8.8.8 (8.8.8.8) 56(84) bytes of data. --- 8.8.8.8 ping statistics --- 3 packets transmitted, 0 received, 100% packet loss, ...
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Apache internal host of repository for Raspberry Pi

Is there a way to store .deb files on a Apache server on Ubuntu and be able to install them on a Pi with the sudo apt-get install command?
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apt-get install/upgrade 403 Forbidden

I'm trying to install watchdog on a Pi running Raspbian v 3.12: 2014-09-09, it's currently connected to the internet fine. However if I try to install it sudo apt-get install watchdog I receive 403 ...
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Why don't I get all available packets from apt?

I wanted recently to install profanity, a xmpp client, on my raspi. I ran a apt-get update, then a apt-get dist-upgrade, and tried to install the package. but it doesn't find it! But on this link: ...
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USB ports unrespnsive after dist-upgrade

I was running apt-get dist-upgrade when my pi froze up. Afterwards, I booted it up and the keyboard and mouse went unresponsive. How do I fix this? edit: By freeze I mean it locked up. I do not know ...
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Recovering a borked /boot partition

After a apt-get update/apt-get upgrade ended with errors, my system became unusable. I was able to determine that the /boot partition was missing several files (useful ones, like kernel.img...) I ...
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Installing MySQL server in latest (NOOBS) Raspbian

Here I was, following this tutorial (http://www.penguintutor.com/linux/raspberrypi-webserver), because I wanted to host a pretty simple PHP site on my Raspberry Pi. But once again, as it usually ...