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GLUT Library Linux Dependency Troubles

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I'm having quite a bit of difficulty installing the glut dev libraries. I'm running Debian (EB4 on an Eee PC), and I'm getting these errors when trying to install freeglut3-dev:


$ sudo apt-get install freeglut3-dev
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have
requested an impossible situation or if you are using the unstable
distribution that some required packages have not yet been created
or been moved out of Incoming.
The following information may help to resolve the situation:

The following packages have unmet dependencies:
freeglut3-dev: Depends: freeglut3 (= 2.4.0-6.1) but 2.6.0-1 is to be installed
Depends: xlibmesa-glu-dev or
libglu-dev
E: Broken packages

$ sudo apt-get -f install
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 751 not upgraded.


Installing xlibmesa-glu-dev or libglu-dev just shifts the issue to unmet dependencies due to version differences with what is expected. I've been fishing through Google searches for a solution without much luck. Other people seem to have had similar issues, but there doesn't seem to ever be a working fix.

I have other machines with these libraries installed. Can I just ignore all this package manager mess and just copy the header files myself? Would that work, or would there be issues caused by doing that?

Thanks for any advice.

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