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  1. #1
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    virtualbox install error ubuntu 18.04.1

    Cannot install virtualbox in ubuntu 18.04.0, get the following error:
    E: py3 compile:183: cannot create directory /usr/share/hplip/ui5/--pycache--
    On checking I have hplip/ui4/

    terminal output, first part to error:



    peteraj@peteraj-System-Product-Name:~$ sudo apt-get install virtualbox
    [sudo] password for peteraj:
    Reading package lists... Done
    Building dependency tree
    Reading state information... Done
    virtualbox is already the newest version (5.2.18-dfsg-2~ubuntu18.04.1).
    virtualbox set to manually installed.
    The following packages were automatically installed and are no longer required:
    libcompfaceg1 libgmime-2.6-0 libgtkspell0 libpisock9 libusb-0.1-4
    Use 'sudo apt autoremove' to remove them.
    0 to upgrade, 0 to newly install, 0 to remove and 5 not to upgrade.
    26 not fully installed or removed.
    After this operation, 0 B of additional disk space will be used.
    Do you want to continue? [Y/n] y
    Setting up python3 (3.6.7-1~18.04) ...
    running python rtupdate hooks for python3.6...
    E: py3compile:183: cannot create directory /usr/share/hplip/ui5/__pycache__: FileNotFoundError(2, 'No such file or directory')
    [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/usr/share/hplip/ui5/aboutdialog.py'
    [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/usr/share/hplip/ui5/aboutdialog_base.py'
    [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/usr/share/hplip/ui5/aligndialog.py'
    [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/usr/share/hplip/ui5/aligndialog_base.py'
    [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/usr/share/hplip/ui5/cleandialog.py'
    [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/usr/share/hplip/ui5/cleandialog_base.py'
    [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/usr/share/hplip/ui5/colorcaldialog.py'
    [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/usr/share/hplip/ui5/colorcaldialog_base.py'
    [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/usr/share/hplip/ui5/devicesetupdialog.py'
    [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/usr/share/hplip/ui5/devicesetupdialog_base.py'
    [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/usr/share/hplip/ui5/deviceuricombobox.py'
    [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/usr/share/hplip/ui5/devmgr5.py'
    [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/usr/share/hplip/ui5/devmgr5_base.py'
    [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/usr/share/hplip/ui5/devmgr_ext.py'
    [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/usr/share/hplip/ui5/fabgrouptable.py'
    [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/usr/share/hplip/ui5/fabnametable.py'
    [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/usr/share/hplip/ui5/fabwindow.py'
    [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/usr/share/hplip/ui5/fabwindow_base.py'
    [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/usr/share/hplip/ui5/faxsetupdialog.py'
    [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/usr/share/hplip/ui5/faxsetupdialog_base.py'
    [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/usr/share/hplip/ui5/filetable.py'
    [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/usr/share/hplip/ui5/firmwaredialog.py'
    [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/usr/share/hplip/ui5/firmwaredialog_base.py'
    [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/usr/share/hplip/ui5/infodialog.py'
    [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/usr/share/hplip/ui5/infodialog_base.py'
    [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/usr/share/hplip/ui5/linefeedcaldialog.py'
    [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/usr/share/hplip/ui5/linefeedcaldialog_base.py'
    [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/usr/share/hplip/ui5/loadpapergroupbox.py'
    [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/usr/share/hplip/ui5/makecopiesdialog.py'


    Can post the rest if needed
    Peter

  2. #2
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    Re: virtualbox install error ubuntu 18.04.1

    All fixed, updated hplip & was able to install virtualbox.

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