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Old 09-10-2019, 07:09 PM   #1
Janus84
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KDE environment on Mint 19.2?


Code:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:kubuntu-ppa/backports
sudo apt update
sudo apt dist-upgrade
sudo apt-get install kubuntu-desktop
the last line returns

Code:
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have
requested an impossible situation or if you are using the unstable
distribution that some required packages have not yet been created
or been moved out of Incoming.
The following information may help to resolve the situation:

The following packages have unmet dependencies:
 kubuntu-desktop : Depends: software-properties-kde but it is not going to be installed
E: Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages.
After signing into the new desktop, there are issues...
 
Old 09-10-2019, 07:30 PM   #2
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The first thing to do is to deal with the broken packages issue.

This link describes how to fix broken packages with Synaptic: https://www.addictivetips.com/ubuntu...ges-on-ubuntu/

This link may also be helpful: http://www.iasptk.com/ubuntu-fix-bro...best-solution/
 
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