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http://ubuntuforums.org – New install of 12.04. Tried install Picasa using xx it went thru its install process and stopped at the EUOL and froze. I waited about 10 minutes or so and closed the terminal. It warned all would be lost. I powered down the system and rebooted. I then tried to install the screensaver using: desktop:~$ sudo apt-get purge gnome-screensaver [sudo] password for: it went thru its install process and stopped at the EUOL and froze. I powered down the system and rebooted. I retried: desktop:~$ sudo apt-get purge gnome-screensaver [sudo] password for: E: Could not get lock /var/lib/dpkg/l (Hardware)