April 10, 2012

Linux Quick Tip #1: Fixing broken packages

Fixing Broken Packages

Sometimes new software gets updated and packages get broken. This is a rare occurrence as such packages are thoroughly tested before released into the wild. Hence, there is a need to fix the broken dependencies to prevent bugs from intruding your system.

To Fix Broken Packages:
1. Open Terminal
2. Type sudo apt-get install -f and press Enter
3. Let it fix!