Install Bionic issues

Added by Oliver Wiley 12 days ago

Hi, my knowledge is a bit lacking when it comes to ubuntu/linux so please bare with me.
I'm installing:
the latest stable version of tvheadend (apparently 4.2.6)
onto Ubuntu Bionic LTS (18.4.1 AMDx64)
with a TBS6902 DVB-S2 PCI-e card

For now this is being done with a live usb stick as a dry run as the computer is built into the living room furniture so once i'm sure the drivers work then I'll do this with an actual hard drive. But if this is the reason for the issues I may have to pull the computer out of the furniture earlier than planned.

So I've installed the DVB card drivers as far as I can tell. (any recommendations on a small utility to test this would be handy)

I've followed the instructions on the tvheadend website to install from the doozer repository so far...

The roadblock I appear to have hit is that there are dependencies that are stopping the installation from completing (when I type "sudo apt-get install tvheadend")

The text feedback I get in terminal is:

Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
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.
tvheadend : Depends: liburiparser1 (>= 0.6.0) but it is not installable
Depends: dvb-apps but it is not installable
Recommends: xmltv-util but it is not installable
E: Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages.

After a quick google of liburiparser1 (and variations) has provided no help. I han't find this in the ubuntu software centre or any useful mention of it on the tvheadend website.

So this is where I'm currently stuck (I will update as I fail/succeed)


Replies (3)

RE: Install Bionic issues - Added by Mark Clarkstone 12 days ago

liburiparser1 and dvb-apps should be in the universe repos, make sure you have it in your sources.list.

Package: dvb-apps
Version: 1.1.1+rev1500-1.2
Priority: extra
Section: universe/misc
Source: linuxtv-dvb-apps
Origin: Ubuntu
Maintainer: Ubuntu Developers <[email protected]>
Original-Maintainer: Debian VDR Team <[email protected]>
Bugs: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+filebug
Installed-Size: 3,076 kB
Provides: alevt
Depends: libc6 (>= 2.16), libpng16-16 (>= 1.6.2-1), libx11-6, libzvbi0 (>= 0.2.35), makedev | udev, dtv-scan-tables
Conflicts: alevt, libxbase2.0-bin, libxdb-dev, nmh (<< 1.5-release-2)
Replaces: dvb-utils, nmh (<< 1.5-release-2)
Homepage: http://www.linuxtv.org/wiki/index.php/LinuxTV_dvb-apps
Download-Size: 1,132 kB
APT-Manual-Installed: yes
APT-Sources: http://gb.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic/universe amd64 Packages
Description: Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB) applications
 Applications and utilities geared towards the initial setup, testing
 and operation of an DVB device supporting the DVB-S, DVB-C, DVB-T,
 and ATSC standards.
 .
 Main User Applications:
  . scan               - Scan for channels on your digital TV device
  . dvbscan            - Another frequency scanning tool
  . czap, szap, tzap   - Tuning utilities for DVB-C, DVB-S, DVB-T
  . azap               - Tuning utility for ATSC
  . gnutv              - Tune, watch and stream your TV
 .
 General Utilities:
  . dvbdate    - Set your clock from digital TV
  . dvbnet     - Control digital data network interfaces
  . dvbtraffic - Monitor traffic on a digital device
  . femon      - Monitor the tuning on a digital TV device
  . zap        - *Just* tunes a digital device
  . atsc_epg   - Display ATSC Electronic Program Guide (next programs)
  . alevt      - Teletext browser
 .
 Hardware Specific Utilities:
  . util/av7110_loadkeys    - Load remote keys into an av7110 based card
  . util/dib3000-watch      - Monitor DIB3000 demodulators
  . util/dst-utils          - Utilities for DST based cards
  . util/ttusb_dec_reset    - Reset a TechnoTrends TTUSB DEC device
 .
 Libraries:
  . lib/libdvbapi   - Interface library to digital TV devices
  . lib/libdvbcfg   - Library to parse/create digital TV channel
  . lib/libdvbsec   - Library for Satellite Equipment Control operations
  . lib/libucsi     - Fast MPEG2 Transport Stream SI table parsing library
  . lib/libdvben50221- Implementation of a Cenelec EN 50221 CAM stack
  . lib/libdvbmisc  - Miscellaneous utilities used by the other libraries

Package: liburiparser1
Version: 0.8.4-1
Priority: optional
Section: universe/libs
Source: uriparser
Origin: Ubuntu
Maintainer: Ubuntu Developers <[email protected]>
Original-Maintainer: Jörg Frings-Fürst <[email protected]>
Bugs: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+filebug
Installed-Size: 131 kB
Depends: libc6 (>= 2.14)
Homepage: http://uriparser.sourceforge.net
Task: ubuntustudio-video, ubuntustudio-graphics
Supported: 3y
Download-Size: 38.0 kB
APT-Manual-Installed: no
APT-Sources: http://gb.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic/universe amd64 Packages
Description: URI parsing library compliant with RFC 3986
 uriparser is a library that parses Uniform Resource Identifiers (URIs),
 strictly adhering to RFC 3986 where syntax for URIs is defined. URIs
 are used to identify resources, like http://www.debian.org/ or
 urn:isbn:0-395-36341-1.
 .
 uriparser has the following features:
 .
  * strictly compliant to RFC 3986, implementing:
    + parsing
    + reference resolution
    + reference creation
    + recomposition
    + syntax-based normalization
  * fast (linear input length time complexity)
  * unicode support

RE: Install Bionic issues - Added by saen acro 12 days ago

Just add this to command line

sudo add-apt-repository "deb http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu $(lsb_release -sc) universe" 

RE: Install Bionic issues - Added by Mark Clarkstone 12 days ago

saen acro wrote:

Just add this to command line
[...]

Yes, that'll do the trick, thanks saen!

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