netiquette - 2. Initial Post

2.1 What do you have installed?

If you are having a problem installing a package, you should provide the following information about your system:

2.2 What's Going Wrong?

2.3 What have you tried?

It's a good idea to mention what you've tried, e.g.

That way, people won't start by suggesting things that you've already done.

2.4 What will you try next?

A couple of items come under this category:

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