View Full Version : [SOLVED] E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)

September 14th, 2014, 09:15 AM
sudo apt-get -f install
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
Correcting dependencies... Done
The following extra packages will be installed:
The following NEW packages will be installed
0 to upgrade, 1 to newly install, 0 to remove and 0 not to upgrade.
120 not fully installed or removed.
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Get:1 http://ppa.launchpad.net/yorba/daily-builds/ubuntu/ trusty/main shotwell amd64 0.19.0+2608~ubuntu14.04.1 [8,196 kB]
Fetched 8,196 kB in 2min 1s (67.7 kB/s)
(Reading database ... 249086 files and directories currently installed.)
Preparing to unpack .../shotwell_0.19.0+2608~ubuntu14.04.1_amd64.deb ...
Unpacking shotwell (0.19.0+2608~ubuntu14.04.1) ...
dpkg: error processing archive /var/cache/apt/archives/shotwell_0.19.0+2608~ubuntu14.04.1_amd64.deb (--unpack):
trying to overwrite '/usr/share/appdata/shotwell.appdata.xml', which is also in package shotwell-common 0.18.0-0ubuntu4.2
dpkg-deb: error: subprocess paste was killed by signal (Broken pipe)
Processing triggers for software-center (13.10-0ubuntu4.1) ...
INFO:softwarecenter.db.update:translation information in database is up-to-date
Processing triggers for menu (2.1.46ubuntu1) ...
Errors were encountered while processing:
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)

How do solve these errors? I know shotwell_0.19.0+2608~ubuntu14.04.1_amd64.deb is troubling here but how can i resolve it?

September 14th, 2014, 09:21 AM

from this link I was able to resolve this problem! I just used my version of shotwell than given on the link and hurray!