(SOLVED) Kodi Not Installing from Terminal or Software Manager

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Rich A
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(SOLVED) Kodi Not Installing from Terminal or Software Manager

Post by Rich A » Sat Feb 24, 2018 8:08 pm

Installed Linux Mint 18.3 , 4 days ago. Software Manager has it listed, but when click install, it seems to in the bar
showing progress but stops half way. Tried 3 times same result. Then tried using Terminal keep getting error message.
Attachments: show coding use in terminal, other shows results. Could this be a repository problem?
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Re: Kodi Not Installing from Terminal or Software Manager

Post by Marziano » Sat Feb 24, 2018 9:18 pm

It seems that the new install is hindered by some residues from the previously failed installations. You could try running the following commands:

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sudo apt remove --purge kodi*

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sudo apt autoremove

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sudo apt update

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sudo apt install kodi
Hope this helps.
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Re: Kodi Not Installing from Terminal or Software Manager

Post by Rich A » Sat Feb 24, 2018 11:32 pm

That did it. Thanks a lot for your help.

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Re: (SOLVED) Kodi Not Installing from Terminal or Software Manager

Post by Marziano » Sun Feb 25, 2018 4:57 am

:D to hear it worked out.
cheers
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Re: (SOLVED) Kodi Not Installing from Terminal or Software Manager

Post by stephanieswitzer » Sat Mar 31, 2018 9:13 pm

I was having the exact same problem after a fresh install of Cinnamon 18.3 today, but your solution worked perfectly. Thanks so much :D
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