Re: ”Package dependencies can not be solved”

Johnny Rosenberg gurus.knugum at
Sat Dec 24 11:08:26 UTC 2011

2011/12/3 Johnny Rosenberg <gurus.knugum at>:
> 2011/12/3 Ioannis Vranos <ioannis.vranos at>:
>> 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.
> I tried, but now it seems like my Internet connection broke too.
> Restarting Ubuntu didn't help. It looks like it's working but I can't
> connect to anything. Started Firefox, same thing there.
> Sometimes I just get so tired…
> Fortunately I have this computer which I'm on right now, with Ubuntu
> 10.10 installed, which just works. At least the important stuff…
> I'll be back when (or if) I fixed it. At the moment I don't have a clue, though.
> Kind regards
> Johnny Rosenberg
> ジョニー・ローゼンバーグ

Today I tried to install the Swedish language support again and this
time it worked without any problems. Maybe one of the many updates
since last time fixed it. Anyway, at the moment the problems seems to
be solved.

Thanks for trying to help!

Kind regards

Johnny Rosenberg

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