Re: ”Package dependencies can not be solved”

Ioannis Vranos ioannis.vranos at
Sat Dec 3 17:22:05 UTC 2011

On Sat, Dec 3, 2011 at 6:47 PM, Johnny Rosenberg <gurus.knugum at> wrote:
> ”This error could be caused by required additional software packages
> which are missing or not installable. Furthermore there could be a
> conflict between software packages which are not allowed to be
> installed at the same time.”
> Details:
> ”The following packages have unmet dependencies:
> language-pack-gnome-sv; language-pack-sv;”
> First time I got this was when doing one of those updates using the
> update manager. I thought that maybe some of the stuff I installed
> myself could be the reason, so I installed Ubuntu 11.10 again, but
> from scratch this time (except that I kept my old /home partition).
> When starting up I was informed that the Swedish language support was
> not complete and I was asked to fix it. I said yes and after a while
> this error message popped up again.
> Is this fixable or should I just wait for the next update and hope
> they fixed it…?

You may open a terminal and type:

sudo apt-get update; sudo apt-get dist-upgrade

and if it doesn't work, paste us the output.

Ioannis Vranos

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