dpkg: error: archive 'Downloads' is not a regular file
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[Solved] dpkg: error: archive ‘Downloads’ is not a regular file

In this blog I try to[Solved] dpkg: error: archive ‘Downloads’ is not a regular file. This blog only contain the commands related to Ubuntu if you don’t know what these commands do please do not just paste it in the terminal else it will generate another error.

Trying to install eID software using these commands:

$ sudo apt install eid-mw eid-viewer

sudo dpkg -i Download / eid-archive_2020.1_all_1.deb

$ sudo apt update

sudo dpkg -i Download / eid-archive_2020.1_all_1.deb

$ sudo apt-get install eid-mw eid-viewer

It generate error while running the above:

Solution:

cd ~/Downloads
wget https://eid.belgium.be/sites/default/files/software/eid-archive_2020.4_all.deb
sudo apt-get install ./eid-archive_2020.4_all.deb
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install eid-mw eid-viewer

I hope this will [Solved] dpkg: error: archive ‘Downloads’ is not a regular file. If you have any more solution or suggestion please comment below.

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