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Old 04-28-2017, 06:58 PM   #1
UbuntuconLeche
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PyChess


Trying to install PyChess from the deb package on the site. There are two debs with no clear information on which to use. I tried the longer which came up with three unmet dependencies. Now the shorter one states:

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trying to overwrite '/usr/share/locale/is/LC_MESSAGES/pychess.mo', which is also in package python3-pychess 0.12.4-1
It must have tried to install because now I have that annoying red dot in the icon bar in Ubuntu 16.04 that says a package has unmet dependencies.

I tried dpkg -i with both debs.
 
Old 04-28-2017, 07:11 PM   #2
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Well a simple apt-get -f install solved the problem. Going to leave this thread open as I have further questions.

What is the difference between the two deb files?

What command would I use to install the other deb file so it doesn't try to overwrite the file listed above?
 
Old 04-29-2017, 02:11 PM   #3
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pychess_0.12.4-1_all.deb
python3-pychess_0.12.4-1_all.deb
The first will use python version 2, whilst the second will require python version 3.
 
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