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APT is a package manager used on Raspbian and includes commands such as 'apt-get'.

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Installing docker on Raspberry pi

Trying to set up docker on my pi, getting errors I’m not sure what to do with. the generally recommended thing to do is to run the following: $ curl -sSL https://get.docker.com | sh But that script ...
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How to change mirror to a fast and near site for archive.raspbian.org

I am on Raspbian lite and have a slow internet connection. I am trying to pull lightdm using apt-get but looks like it's a big deal to pull 250 MB over a slow internet connection. So I am looking for ...
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Error installing lirc on raspberry pi 3

I would like to install lirc on my raspberry pi 3B+. Unfortunately there is an error message when installing with apt-get. I just reinstalled raspbian using Noobs to avoid any problems due to changed ...
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Bluetooth adapter can't be found after the latest upgrade of Raspbian

After the latest upgrade of Raspbian buster everything seems to be falling down. Softwares are crashing. And bluetooth adapter is missing. Also the bluetooth menu is missing. How can I fix this ...
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PXE booted Raspberry cluster curious update behavior during update

I am running a PXE booted Raspberry cluster: one pi is the PXE boot server with has an SSD attached and is updated to 4.14.82-v7+ #1165. The boot-image for the PXE clients is rsync'ed. Clients boot up ...
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Zoneminder installation. What version?

On the default Debian repository the Zoneminder package available is the version 1.26, however the last version is 1.29 (with a functionality I need). Following the advise on Zoneminder 1.29 I added ...
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I've got same error while trying to install anything using `sudo apt-get`

Everytime I want to install anything using sudo apt-get command I get this error: dpkg: warning: files list file for package 'libargon2-1:armhf' missing; assuming package has no files currently ...
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apt-get update error: 500 no space left on device

Fresh install of NOOBS 2_4_3 Stretch using http://goddess-gate.com for repository mirror. Here is what I'm getting: sudo apt-get upgrade Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree ...
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E: Unable to locate package barrier

I am trying to install barrier on my raspberry pi so to enable sharing my mouse and keyboard over LAN. However when I run the command: $ sudo apt install barrier -y Reading package lists... Done ...
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'sudo dpkg --configure -a' crashing Pi 4

Trying various ways to install Docker on Buster I have now run into this. I get the message that E: dpkg was interrupted and to run the sudo dpkg --configure -a command. When I do I get this: ...
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Raspbian: dpkg hangs during raspberrypi-kernel package upgrade

while doing an apt upgrade on my Raspberry Pi 4 (Raspbian 10 - Buster), dpkg was interrupted during setup of the raspberrypi-kernel package: raspberrypi-kernel (1.20190819-1) wird eingerichtet ... »...
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apt-get update Crashes

I have just successfully done sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get dist-upgrade Success meaning they finished and no errors which stopped the process - I did get a warning about something to do with ...
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Missing dpkg after sudo apt-get update

I've tried to update my raspberry, received 503 Service Unavailable message and now I can't install anything, because of missing dpkg directory.. root@raspberrypi:/sys/bus/w1/devices# sudo apt-get ...
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Unable to install ANYTHING on Raspbian

I have updating and all that stuff, but whenever I run sudo apt-get install..., it says errors. I am connected to the internet, and I can run update and upgrade, but I can't install. When ever I run ...
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Error with partially installed package

I was recently trying to install php on my pi: sudo apt-get install php5-common php5-cli php5-fpm It ran for awhile and then froze. I had to leave so I left my laptop open and when I got back, it ...
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Cmake broken after update

Before running an apt-get update, my cmake worked. Now I get the error Setting up cmake (3.7.2-1) ... pi@rpi:~ $ cmake Segmentation fault pi@rpi:~ $ And I can't compile any cmake files I'm ...
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Cannot update my raspberry pi

I try an update on my new raspberry pi 3. I did sudo apt-get update and I've got "0% mirrordirector.raspbian.org" Internet is ok but when I ping mirrordirector I've got 13 packets transmitted but 0 ...
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Unable to install signal-desktop on raspberry pi 4

I think I'm not understanding something because this should be easy. From the signal website (https://signal.org/download/#) the instructions for installing signal-desktop are : curl -s https://...
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Unable to purge x11 common package group

I'm trying to remove all GUI elements off my raspberry pi 4 and run it headless only, but whenever I try to do sudo apt purge x11-common*, it gives this error: Building dependency tree ...
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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 ...
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When I type sudo apt-get update I get:

When I type sudo apt-get update I get: Repository 'http://raspbian.raspberrypi.org/raspbian buster InRelease' changed its 'Suite' value from 'testing' to 'stable' N: This must be accepted explicitly ...
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Sudo apt-get update not working (Problem with mergelist) [duplicate]

pi:~ $ sudo apt-get update Hit:1 http://archive.raspberrypi.org/debian buster InRelease Hit:2 http://raspbian.raspberrypi.org/raspbian buster InRelease Reading package lists... Error! E: Encountered a ...
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Can't install rails3 - unmet dependencies

I just got a Raspberry Pi 3 (I already have a fair amount of UNIX experience) and installed Raspbian. I'm trying to install Rails 3 with apt-get. When I try, I get a message about unmet dependencies. ...
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How to install Veyon on RPi 4

I want to install Veyon on the RPi4. I have read about Debian packages and the instructions. I had a look in my /etc/apt/sources.list and it had an entry for buster, so I added the line for Veyon ...
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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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sudo apt-get update Archives directory is missing

I have no idea what this means. Was just doing a routine update on my Raspberry Pi: pi@raspberrypi ~ $ sudo apt-get update E: Archives directory /var/cache/apt/archives/partial is missing. - Acquire ...
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changed its 'Origin' value from 'Raspbian' to 'Raspberry Pi Foundation'

I have just run apt update on a system that has been working for a long time, and got the following error. Get:1 http://raspbian.raspberrypi.org/raspbian buster InRelease [15.0 kB] Get:2 http://...
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Apt-get not working Raspberry Pi 2 B

On raspbian stretch: I set up the raspberry pi to have a static address, so I could use VNC/ssh to access the system rather than needing the separate monitor. Even though I can ssh/VNC into the pi, I ...
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Apt-get returns several errors

I'm a newbie running Raspian (Debian 8 Jessie) and managed to mess up something with apt-get. Any advice or hints to fix the errors below would be greatly appreciated! sudo apt-get upgrade Reading ...
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Can't apt-get install libssl-dev

Here is what I get when I try to 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 ...
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Unable to install dialog package

I'm using wheezy on my raspi and wanted to install dialog. sudo apt-get install dialog E: Package 'dialog' has no installation candidate So I look up the source Package: dialog Versions: 1.1-...
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ln: failed to create hard link ‘/boot/initrd.img-3.6-trunk-rpi.dpkg-bak’ => ‘/boot/initrd.img-3.6-trunk-rpi’: Operation not permitted

pi@igla:~ $ cat /etc/os-release PRETTY_NAME="Raspbian GNU/Linux 8 (jessie)" NAME="Raspbian GNU/Linux" VERSION_ID="8" VERSION="8 (jessie)" ID=raspbian ID_LIKE=debian HOME_URL="http://www.raspbian.org/" ...
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Is any mirror of archive.raspberrypi.org available?

Notice: it's not about mirrors of archive.raspbian.org but archive.raspberrypi.org. Earlier one has so many mirrors all over the world. Background I'm building a customized Raspbian image with RPi-...
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Sudo apt-get update is not working

I'm trying to update my Raspberry Pi 4 with Raspian via the terminal command: sudo apt-get update However, this delivers the following message: /usr/lib/apt/methods/http: error while loading shared ...
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apt-get error while installing software

I was able to update packages using $ sudo apt-get update but when I tried to install telnet using $ sudo apt-get install telnet, I get the following errors dpkg: unrecoverable fatal error , ...
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Error with apt-get and anything that runs python3

I have an issue with apt-get and any script I will call python3 on my Raspberry running Raspbian Buster. When I run apt-get upgrade (or apt-get dist-upgrade or apt full-upgrade) this happends every ...
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Docker install failed on raspbian with “BUILD_EXCLUSIVE directive which does not match this kernel/arch.”

I have tried to install docker on the latest rasbian: Uname -a Linux mypi 4.9.80-v7+ #1098 SMP Fri Mar 9 19:11:42 GMT 2018 armv7l GNU/Linux but I get the following error: sudo apt-get install ...
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Can't install Heroku CLI on Raspberry Pi 3 running Raspbian

I've just started using my RP3 as my development box, and got everything working fine: Python 3.6, created venv's, installed posgresql, working with Django. All is fine. Except that, if I want to work ...
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Can't sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade (won't complete task)

I am having an issues updating my raspbian operating system. After running sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade -y I receive the following error messages: Hit:1 http://raspbian....
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How to download Raspbian packages as if from a RasPi, but from an Ubuntu desktop?

I need to download a set of Raspbian packages as I would with apt download some_package. However, I need to do this from an Ubuntu system. Is there a way to do temporarily specify a repo and distro (...
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Unable to use apt-get: raspberrypi-net-mods is missing

I've installed 2017-07-05-raspbian-jessie and trying to upgrade apt-get. The problem is I keep getting this error: Preconfiguring packages ... dpkg: unrecoverable fatal error, aborting: files list ...
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Failing to install Jenkins on Raspberry Pi 3 Model B

I have been following some excellent tutorials on How to Install Jenkins onto a Raspberry Pi. After changing the Raspberry Pi 3 Model B's default Java version to 1.8.0_101 and completing the steps to ...
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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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apt-get can't find packages

I've tried sudo apt-get install htop as per here. It doesn't return results: E: Unable to locate package python-software-properties. I've tried sudo apt-get update! Why doesn't this work?
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Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)

Can anyone help a n00b out? I should have enough space on my SD. df -h results are below. sda1 is for NAS storage. I'd appriciate any input whatsoever, and thanks in advance. sudo apt-get upgrade ...
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Apt: apt update command fails to update

I need help, can anyone solve this problem? My Raspberry Pi can't update and is showing this when I run sudo apt update: How can I fix this?
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apt-get installation doesn't work on Raspberry Pi

I tried to install python-pip by typing this command: sudo apt-get install python-pip And the result is below: Err http://mirrordirector.raspbian.org/raspbian/ wheezy/main python2.6-minimal armhf 2....
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Repository raspberrypi.collabora.com seems to have gone away, what is/was it for?

Yesterday I tried to upgrade one of my Pis from Raspbian 7 (JessieWheezy) to Raspbian 8 (WheezyJessie) and finally to Raspbian 9 (Stretch). (The upgrade to Buster won’t happen until I get a bigger SD ...
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Error in sudo apt update

I have a raspberry pi 3 b model with raspian Buster installed. I have connected it headless and am using putty and vnc viewer to access it. I am trying to update it using sudo apt-get update. The ...
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Cannot connect to mirrordirector.raspbian.org

I can't connect to mirrordirector.raspbian.org in Raspbian, but I don't know why. I've already re-installed Raspbian, but it looks like this is not the problem. How can I resolve this? After I ...

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