Roman Roman - 1 year ago 191
Linux Question

Package libsndfile-dev has no installation candidate

I am trying to install "libsndfile-dev". I do the following:

sudo apt-get install libsndfile-dev

As the result I get the following:

Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
Package libsndfile-dev is a virtual package provided by:
libsndfile1-dev 1.0.17-4ubuntu0.8.10.2
You should explicitly select one to install.
E: Package libsndfile-dev has no installation candidate

So, my attempt to install failed. Can anybody tell me what should I select explicitly and how can I do it?

Thank you in advance.

Answer Source

Looks like you should apt-get install libsndfile1-dev (note the 1).

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