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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Changed sources.list, but still updates from archive.raspberrypi.org

i am using a local apt-mirror to mirror raspbian and ubuntu and changed to /etc/apt/sources.list on my pi. But it still updates from archive.raspberrypi.org. From apt-mirror config: #Raspbian ...
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Issue with apt-get update, Jessie repeats

Newbie to the Pi so this may be a dumb question. Hardware: Raspberry Pi 3 In following the suggestions to use "sudo apt-get update" the update system seems to be stuck. I keep getting updates ...
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Download Problems

I bought an Raspberry Pi 3 Model B, and I cannot, in anyway, install the Pi Store or Chromium. I have only been able to somehow install the Google App, which wasn't what I was exactly looking for. ...
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Removing Chromium B.S.U

I was trying to download chromium by using sudo apt-get install chromium, and I ended up getting chromium B.S.U. It won't open and I want to get rid of it, but I can' even find where it is. How do I ...
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Unable to run upgrade on Raspbian

I'm running Raspbian inside QEMU, and I'm getting an error when I try to run sudo apt-get upgrade: dpkg: error: fgets gave an empty string from `/var/lib/dpkg/triggers/File' Google finds almost no ...
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Install NFS server

On my Raspberry I try to install NFS like following: $ sudo apt-get update $ sudo apt-get upgrade $ sudo apt-get install nfs-common nfs-kernel-server The last command returns: Reading package ...
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How to upgrade bluez to 5.37

I've got a Raspberry Pi 3 with Raspbian Jessie installed. I am trying to get flic buttons working with my pi (based on this github project). To get this to work I need Bluez 5.37. When I update I ...
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Linux headers in Raspbian Jessie

I have problem to install linux-headers in Raspbian on my RPi2. My kernel version is 4.1.17-v7+. I can't find the linux-headers package with apt-get.
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Raspbian - problem installing mplayer-gui

I am starting with Raspberry pi 2 (Raspbian). I am trying to install mplayer with mplayer-gui. I did: sudo apt-get install mplayer mplayer-gui alsa-base alsa-utils pulseaudio mpg123 All packages ...
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Can't install iceweasel on RPi3 using apt-get or aptitude - Failed to fetch

I cant install Iceweasel on my Pi for some reason. I have tried the following options: sudo apt-get install iceweasel Error: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading ...
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How to run an installed program that is not in the main menu?

I opened a terminal window using the launch bar icon (next to the "Menu" button on Jessie) and typed in sudo apt-get install omxplayer. After doing its thing without errors, it said that I already had ...
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How to add ppa entries manually on Raspberry Pi

I would like to know how I can add a "ppa" entry manually on the Raspberry Pi for the "apt" program. Where should I add my "ppa" entry (in which file) ? For example, I want to add the following ppa ...
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apt-get update stuck? [duplicate]

Since this morning, I get: 100% [Waiting for headers] 100% [Connecting to mirrordirector.raspbian.org (5.153.225.207)] And after a while: Err http://mirrordirector.raspbian.org jessie InRelease ...
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raspbian - sudo apt-get update not working

I have problems when trying to update the apt repositories. pi@raspberrypi:~ $ sudo apt-get update Err http://mirrordirector.raspbian.org jessie InRelease Err http://mirrordirector.raspbian.org ...
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libtiff4-dev - The following packages have unmet dependencies

I am trying to install opencv on my raspberry pi. One of the dependent packages is: libtiff4-dev When I try to install it I get the following: sudo apt-get install libtiff4-dev Reading package ...
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sudo apt-get update error

I am getting following errors repeatedly upon using apt-get update command : Ign http://mirrordirector.raspbian.org jessie InRelease Err http://mirrordirector.raspbian.org jessie Release.gpg ...
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sudo apt-get update Not working

Pi connected via ssh remotely. This is the log running pi@raspberrypi:/etc $ sudo apt-get update Err http://mirrordirector.raspbian.org jessie InRelease Err ...
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Local apt mirror just for a single release

With the instructions at https://www.raspbian.org/RaspbianMirrors one can create an apt mirror of raspbian. This clones the whole repo of packages belonging to all the releases of Raspbian i.e. ...
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Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1) on apt-get upgrade

I'm using Raspberry Pi 1 model B without GUI and when I try to upgrade software using sudo apt-get upgrade I get the following error: Segmentation fault dpkg: warning: subprocess old pre-removal ...
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Apt-Get Remove Does Not Fully Remove

I have noticed that when I in Raspbian run the commands: sudo apt-get remove package and sudo apt-get purge package there are still files related to the package on my system such as folders with the ...
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Bad mirror when installing package

According to this post unable to fetch some archives 404 not found, running sudo apt-get install apache2 php5 libapache2-mod-php5 -y won't work because of a bad mirror. I get the same errors. How can ...
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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 ...