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Questions tagged [packages]

Typically used in reference to Linux software, a “package” refers to a compressed file archive containing all of the files that come with a particular application.

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SublimeText plugin_host crashes when I load a PHP file

After I updated to the last version of SublimeText3 (build 3176) the plugin_host started to crash every time that I select a tab with a PHP file. plugin_host has exited unexpectedly, plugin ...
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Python packages installed but only can import on Jupyter notebook not on terminal

I have python packages that are installed on my computer and they can be imported using Jupyter notebook. However, when I try to run separate .py script on terminal, I get ModuleNotFoundError. When I ...
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How to have access to the Python 3.7 without installing it onto the system

How to have access to the Python 3.7 on a Linux server without having root access or installing anything and easily replicate the environment on to the other server? I have an access to a Linux ...
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How to fix this error creating war with mvn install

I can to create a war file with mvn package but with mvn install says this error(i changed sensitive information with examples): this is for a maven project using eclipse 2018.12 https://justpaste....
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Missing + button Rider

I know that this is a stupid question but shouldn't be there a green "+" button to add this package? I really can't find it.
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Package phpoffice/phpexcel is abandoned, you should avoid using it. Use phpoffice/phpspreadsheet instead

I have issue with updating from Laravel 5.4 to 5.5 Every time I try to update I get the following Error: Package phpoffice/phpexcel is abandoned, you should avoid using it. Use phpoffice/...
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Using Atom, errors are being reported in real time

I opened Atom today and the program started reporting errors as I'm typing. Spell check, syntax, etc. It's never done this before (for me) and I'm wondering if I accidentally toggled an option via ...
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I cant`t install BioInstaller due to the version of R

I`m trying to install some bioinformatic packages such as BioInstaller, Biobase, BioGenerics etc. And I got the same error: Warning in install.packages : package ‘BioInstalller’ is not available (...
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Command “python setup.py egg_info” failed with error code 1 in /private/tmp/pip-install-xkffs1ax/word2vec/

I'm trying to install word2vec, but I keep on getting this error when I run pip install word2vec Collecting word2vec Using cached https://files.pythonhosted.org/packages/98/9c/...
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How can I create an apt repository mirror on a network that is isolated from the internet?

I have a network that has no internet connectivity from any of the devices. The only way I can get data on it from the outside world is via a USB mass storage device (USB stick, external hard drive, ...
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Python3 and dev are broken. Cant uninstall, reinstall, or fix, Linux Mint 19 XFCE

I cant install any programs or packages that require python-3. It says the package is broken, however no matter what I do I cannot repair it. Uninstalling it doesnt work, and forcing things dont help ...
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this package is broken python3-dev

Whenever I install something that requires python3-dev it shows this message: The following packages have unmet dependencies: python3-dev: Depends: python3 (= 3.6.7-1~18.04) but 3.6.7-1~18.04 is ...
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install R package - readr, error: object 'p' not found

I am studying R programming through the lessons in Swirl package. In one of the Swirl lessons, it requires to install readr package. I got this error message when I tried to install it. What can I do ...
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Loading fail when install “RBioFormats” package in Windows 10

I am trying to install "RBioFormats" package on my Win 10 computer. The required "rJava" package is installed and can be loaded properly. JAVA JDK version is "1.8". All program are running under x64 ...
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How to install SysInternals in Powershell to allow access through CLI

I am currently trying to make junctions in my Windows 10 filesystem and also need to delete a directory with process-locked files in it. SysInternals seems to have 2 great packages in the form of ...
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Atom - spell-check package not working with language-markdown package

I recently installed an additional markdown package (language-markdown), and now Atom's default spell-check package no longer works on markdown files even though the list of Grammars scope in spell-...
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IPSec-tools packages

Are these two packages are different things? (1 and 2) apt-get install ipsec-tools vs apt-get install racoon I thought racoon is contained inside the ipsec-tools packages. Why need both of them?...
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Problems installing gmp-6.1.2 on Ubuntu

I'm trying to install gmp on a server. Running: autoreconf -i -f ./configure --prefix=/home/myusername/mydirectory make produces after a wall of text: ... .libs/assert.o: file not recognized: ...
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How to know which package is the one responsible for installing a given program

MEGA summary: How to search for programs easier when there is no access to GUI internet browser, I have no phone on me etc. Just having CLI in linux. Let's say I'm using CentOS 7 and I'm looking for ...
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Should I compile from source or just copy the binary file to increase portability of my deployment script?

I'm writing a script to automate the installation of a very specific utility of which no packages exist, it's only distributed as source code of something developed internally. This utility will be ...
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ubuntu apt - why are the respositories accessed over HTTP?

So I was just updating my Ubuntu 18.04 system as usual, when I noticed that the apt repositories are being accessed via HTTP. A quick internet search confirmed that this is standard (at least with ...
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Tweaking sfx exe file not to be opened by WinRAR or any other extraction utility

Is it possible to change a .sfx.exe file to disguise its real identity and behave like a real PE? Is there any other packager tool to make a standalone or autonomous exe that consists of, for example,...
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Install package without adding repository

I have a clean Ubuntu 18.04 install. cat /etc/apt/sources.list returns deb http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic main deb http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic-security main deb http://archive....
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How to list all packages within a mirror in CentOS 7

Recently I have gotten a VPS and running into some problems with installing packages. It's a VPS that runs CentOS 7 + DirectAdmin 1.5.3 After some searching around it turned out that the default ...
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How to make application install for the user instead of the admin profile?

I am trying to package an application but when I publish it to the software centre, it installs but not for the current user, it goes into the admin profile and isn't available for the user that ...
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Installing a math software on Oracle Virtualbox

I am new to the Oracle Virtualbox world and linux. I am currently in need to install the software here https://www.math.ucdavis.edu/~latte/software.php in Oracle Virtualbox running linux and I use ...
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Run the older, CadSoft (pre-Autodesk) version of EAGLE on Ubuntu 18

I last ran EAGLE on Ubuntu 14, but after upgrading to Ubuntu 18, I can't find it. This is the command I used: sudo apt search eagle I tried to find a PPA, but only found this one: https://...
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yum - Installing a package without updating dependencies

I'm trying to install ZABBIX monitoring software with yum on a server. When I attempt to install the package, yum prompts me to update php to 7.30.0. Installing: OpenIPMI-libs ...
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How do I write a .pth file?

I want to change the directories in which Python looks for my packages and modules, and changing PYTHONPATH in Windows 10 Environment Variables does not work. So the only solution left (apparently) is ...
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Installed package on FreeBSD, it's working fine but not listed in “pkg info” or “pkg query”?

I just used pkg info to check packages on my FreeBSD system (in case of future rebuild), and notice that ffmpeg isn't in the list. I know ffmpeg is installed and working, because I installed it about ...
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Debian, any way to list package sizes even for uninstalled ones

I know a very good command that can nicely list all package sizes: dpkg-query --show --showformat='${Installed-Size} ${Package}\n' However, that's only for installed packages. I can't make it to ...
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Offline RPM package install, with Windows

I need to install packages with yum on a CentOS machine I have. This CentOS server is not connected to the Internet because of my organization policy, but I do have a Windows server that is connected ...
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Recursively list dependencies of a package in arch linux

I'm trying to download driver of the AUR to install on a newly installed system (having no internet connection), however when I type makepkg -s It requires other packages to be installed. Being that ...
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Retired Ubuntu Package Libraries [duplicate]

I am trying to resurrect and old system that runs Ubuntu 12.04. Is there an archive of package repositories for retired Ubuntu versions? Edit: Many thanks. I was running out of search terms.
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Why does 'apt/yum install' JUST NOT show actual package URLs?

I know there are commands to show package(.rpm/.deb) URLs without download: #apt apt download --print-uris PACKAGE #yum repoquery --location PACKAGE yumdownloader --urls PACKAGE But for god's sake, ...
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What does mean marker in [ ] at packages.debian.org

Sorry if my question is stupid, but I really can't find answer to it. I list packages names and description for debian at packages.debian.org and sometimes see mark in [ ] in packages name like [...
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How to install all security tools of Kali in other linux distros?

I personally like Fedora. On the other hand, I do some of my tasks related to security using Kali. Now for some reasons, I just want to use Fedora. I know I can install Kali tools manually in the ...
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How to install package from a .tar.lz file

I'm using bash (Cygwin, specifically). I'm trying to install GNU dd_rescue, which comes in a .tar.lz archive file. When I use: tar -xzf ddrescue-1.22.tar.lz ...it returns with the following error: ...
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RHEL 7 “rpm”, “yum” comment not found

I have newly installed RHEL 7 and while trying to install some package I got error "yum command not found" and same for rpm as well.
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Where do packages installed with DNF get stored?

With APT (Ubuntu), downloaded packages are stored at: /var/cache/apt/archives Where does DNF (Fedora) store downloaded packages?
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Are AppImages architecture dependent

I am trying to install "IPE" in 32-bit Ubuntu. The website provides AppImage file which is supposed to work for Linux. They didn't provide any 32-bit specific AppImage. Which leads me to ask this ...
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Is there any way to put all packages in the package chache in Linux?

I have a ton of space, and I would think it would be useful in the future. Anyone know of a way to do that?
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Why do I see different number of packages in /usr/share/doc and when using dpkg -l command?

user@host:~$ dpkg -l | tail -n +6 | wc -l 1212 user@host:~$ ls /usr/share/doc/ | wc -l 1148 My goal is to gather license information for all installed packages. Using dpkg -l command gives me 1212 ...
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What is the best way to install latest nodejs with npm on alpine linux

I am trying to build my own docker container based on alpine linux and I need to add multiple services in that container (yes it is not recommended as best practice but at the moment my org devops is ...
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R gui crashes while compiling R package

I have a R package implemented using C. When I compile (Rcmd -check), everything works fine until the R example script that are part of manual folder starts execution. The C code has a loop that ...
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How to set permissions for application in Linux

I have a quick question: suppose that, as root (or a user with high privileges), I install some package by running sudo apt-get install somepackage. Is there a way to block other users from launching ...
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Rsyncing slackware repo and adding my own pkgs

I'm trying to create my own slackware distro. How to clone/rsync slackware-current and slackware64-current, next how to create gpg signature and add my own packages (*.t?z files) for example: to my ...
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Update-Packages hash sum mismatch

syndaemon: no process found /etc/mdm/Xsession: Beginning session setup... localuser:imnobody being added to access control list Script for none started at run_im. Script for auto started at run_im. ...
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What is the last part of rpm package release field?

Example 1: using yum info vim-enhanced I get this: Name : vim-enhanced Arch : x86_64 Epoch : 2 Version : 7.4.629 Release : 5.el6_8.1 Size : 2.2 M Repo : ...
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Are “dev” packages supposed to have dependencies?

I'm using Ubuntu 16 LTS. I was trying to compile some stuff that requires llvm-3.9-dev, so I installed it. However, the project wouldn't build, saying it couldn't open -lz. I installed the zlib1g-dev ...