Install on a Samsung CB+


#1

emanuensis@penguin:~$ sudo apt install ./atom-amd64.deb
Reading package lists… Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information… Done
Note, selecting ‘atom:amd64’ instead of ‘./atom-amd64.deb’
Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have
requested an impossible situation or if you are using the unstable
distribution that some required packages have not yet been created
or been moved out of Incoming.
The following information may help to resolve the situation:

The following packages have unmet dependencies:
atom:amd64 : Depends: libgtk-3-0:amd64 (>= 3.9.10) but it is not installable
Depends: libudev0:amd64 but it is not installable or
libudev1:amd64 but it is not installable
Depends: libgcrypt11:amd64 but it is not installable or
libgcrypt20:amd64 but it is not installable
Depends: libnotify4:amd64 but it is not installable
Depends: libxtst6:amd64 but it is not installable
Depends: libnss3:amd64 (>= 2:3.22) but it is not installable
Depends: python:amd64 but it is not installable
Depends: libcap2:amd64 but it is not installable
Depends: libx11-xcb1:amd64 but it is not installable
Depends: libxss1:amd64 but it is not installable
Depends: libasound2:amd64 (>= 1.0.16) but it is not installable
Depends: libxkbfile1:amd64 but it is not installable
E: Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages.

???

This is on a Samsung ChromeBook Plus (CB+) under Crostini … Perhaps another repo can be assigned with apt-get?

~greg


#2

The first thing to try when an unofficial source fails would be the official source.


#3

@Aerijo

“atom-amd64.deb” is of course verbatim from

~greg

Aerijo said:

The first thing to try when an unofficial source fails would be the official source. https://atom.io/


#4

Ah, sorry. I assumed apt was getting it from some custom repository. There have been issues with unofficial sources, like snap builds, before.