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  apt search octave-forge
 
  apt search octave-forge
  
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=== Troubleshooting ===
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At Ubuntu, broken packages install may cause a <span color="red">error: `pkg' undefined</span> error, previously reported as [https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/octave3.2/+bug/465005 bug 465005]:
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...
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Setting up octave3.2 (3.2.2-2build1) ...
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error: `pkg' undefined near line 0 column 1
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dpkg: error processing octave3.2 (--configure):
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  subprocess installed post-installation script returned error exit status 1
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Processing triggers for libc-bin ...
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ldconfig deferred processing now taking place
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Processing triggers for menu ...
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Errors were encountered while processing:
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  octave3.2
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E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)
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Fix this by complete reinstall:
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sudo apt-get --purge remove octave3.2
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sudo apt-get --purge remove octave3.2-common
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sudo apt-get install octave3.2
 
=Fedora=
 
=Fedora=
  

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