Installing on Raspbian



  • Here is the error I get

    W: chmod 0700 of directory /var/lib/apt/lists/partial failed - SetupAPTPartialDirectory (1: Operation not permitted)
    E: Could not open lock file /var/lib/apt/lists/lock - open (13: Permission denied)
    E: Unable to lock directory /var/lib/apt/lists/
    W: Problem unlinking the file /var/cache/apt/pkgcache.bin - RemoveCaches (13: Permission denied)
    W: Problem unlinking the file /var/cache/apt/srcpkgcache.bin - RemoveCaches (13: Permission denied)
    E: Could not open lock file /var/lib/dpkg/lock - open (13: Permission denied)
    E: Unable to lock the administration directory (/var/lib/dpkg/), are you root?
    mkdir: cannot create directory ‘/etc/salt/’: Permission denied
    main: line 27: /etc/salt/companyName.txt: No such file or directory
    main: line 28: /etc/salt/minion: No such file or directory
    main: line 29: /etc/salt/minion_id: No such file or directory
    main: line 30: /etc/hosts: Permission denied
    Failed to restart salt-minion.service: Interactive authentication required.
    See system logs and 'systemctl status salt-minion.service' for details.
    Failed to enable unit: Interactive authentication required.
    


  • That's an apt-get throwing the errors, there. Are you definitely running as the root user? That's the Debian standard error for not being root when running apt commands.



  • Forgot about that whole can't sudo thing 😞



  • @wls-itguy said in Installing on Raspbian:

    Forgot about that whole can't sudo thing 😞

    It's because of the piping. There are ways, but not with the simple commands.


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