libssl1.0.0 issue


libssl1.0.0 issue

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When are you gonna remove the dependency to old libs like libssl1.0.0?


cannot install the client because of this:


$ sudo aptitude install spotify-client
[sudo] password for phobos_: 
The following NEW packages will be installed:
  libjavascriptcoregtk-4.0-18{a} libwebkit2gtk-4.0-37{a} spotify-client{b} zenity{a} zenity-common{a} 
0 packages upgraded, 5 newly installed, 0 to remove and 24 not upgraded.
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The following packages have unmet dependencies:
 spotify-client : Depends: libssl1.0.0 which is a virtual package and is not provided by any available package

The following actions will resolve these dependencies:

     Keep the following packages at their current version:
1)     spotify-client [Not Installed]                     

Accept this solution? [Y/n/q/?] y
No packages will be installed, upgraded, or removed.
0 packages upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 24 not upgraded.
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3 Replies

Re: libssl1.0.0 issue


running thread on this issue since February 2016, with several solutions depending on your setup:

Re: libssl1.0.0 issue




manually from:


I'm asuming that you're using a Debian based distro. But a websearch is your friend to find these files and download them manually IF an apt-get doesn't work for you.



Re: libssl1.0.0 issue


Spotify 1.0.69 in the testing repository now (soon stable) can dynamically load different versions of (from the libssl* packages).