Ubuntu Firmware-b43-Installer is behaving erratically, issues installing Java

These kinds of problems have been posted here before, but I assure you I've searched through and I think mine is unique. Read on:So to start, I'm entirely new to Ubuntu and to Linux in general. I'm running meerkat, which I installed off a thumb drive and run on my Dell Inspiron 1525. I activated the ...

Ubuntu 11.04 - Setting up firmware-b43-installer dpkg problem

I have an Inspiron 1300 and wanted to get the wifi working.I found a guide that recommended installed the firmware-b43-installer package through SynapticI found the package and tried to install but it kept stopping at the following stage.Setting up firmware-b43-installer (4.150.10.5-5) ...--2011-09- ...

Ubuntu dpkg: error processing firmware-b43-installer (--configure):

dpkg: error processing firmware-b43-installer (--configure):im having with the above problems..every software that i downloaded/install cant be useplease anyone can help me with this?? im new to this ubuntu world..just a few days using it ...

Ubuntu Any installation returns with Error -1 coz of firmware-b43-installer

Ok, I might not be an absolute begginer, but this thing seems like a minor issue to me, so yeah, excuse me for being.To the point, whenever I do anything including installation, upgrade, uninstallation or updates, i ALWAYS, literally every time, get an error such as the one quoted below. I know that ...

Ubuntu error processing firmware-b43-installer

I am aware that there are other threads with the same subject as this one but after reading them I am still unsure of how to solve to problem. Whenever I install an application or update I get an error: 'error processing firmware-b43-installer' although the application generally still installs succe ...

Ubuntu Installing firmware-b43-installer without internet connectivity

Could anyone tell me how to install firmware-b43-installer without internet connectivity. I downloaded firmware-b43-installer from another computer with internet. Then I found out from the error messages I also needed b43-fwcutter. So I also downloaded then installed b43-fwcutter. b43-fwcutter insta ...

Ubuntu firmware-b43-installer problem

Sorry to bother everyone. Having an issue here. I'm a recent Linux convert from windows 7 (and I have to say I absolutely love Ubuntu!) I don't know what took me so long to switch over. but ill never go back. Any ways, I am some what computer savy. But still learning, so simple is better (if possibl ...

Ubuntu Error al Procesar firmware-b43-installer

No encuentro la forma de arreglar este error recurrente en Maverick 10.10 instalado en una netbook. Cuando actualizo los controladores adicionales tal parece que los privativos para el wireless de Broadcom b43 estan faltando. Cuando lo activo da error de instalación (System error: InstallArchives() ...

Ubuntu firmware-b43-installer error!!!

Here's the problem: I'm new to Ubuntu and my wi-fi wasn't working, so I tried to install firmware-b43-lpphy-installer using Synaptic Package Manger. It didn't install and exited with error status 1. So I tried to uninstall the partial package and re-install the firmware-b43-installer, but it won't i ...

Can't run ORACLE UNIVERSAL INSTALLER .... HELP !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Hello,I just can't run ORACLE UNIVERSAL INSTALLER. I double click setup.exe (from Oracle 9i R2 client CD) and NOTHING HAPPENS.My system: Athlon XP 1800, 512 RAM, 20gb free of HDWindows XP PRO Sp1 Tried WITH and WITHOUT Sun JRE.I can't understand why a big company like Oracle can't make a decent inst ...

Ubuntu Broadcom firmware automatic installer

I've made a simple script to automatically install the broadcom firmware on dapper, edgy and feisty without the need for an internet connection (except to downlaod the installer).I've made a floppy disk image and an archive. If you want to burn it to a floppy, just download floppy.img.bz2, extract t ...

Cannot run ATI driver installer

I followed their instructions and the installer failed.root@adell:~# sh ./ati-driver-installer-8.31.5-x86.x86_64.runCreating directory fglrx-installVerifying archive integrity... All good.Uncompressing ATI Proprietary Linux Driver-8.31.5............................................ .................. ...

Trying to run WebSphere Update Installer 6.1.0.13 to install FixPack 21

I have installed the Update Installer software on my PC. When I run it, I get as far as the "Maintenance Package directory selection" tab. When I point to the directory where I unzipped the fix pack files and try to proceed it gives me the error "The update operation is not permitted on my.path Ther ...

Can you run the Ubuntu installer from a live partition?

Upgrading the (current) oldest part of my PC up from a 180 Gig drive to a 1 TB drive, and it suddenly crossed my mind - Is there any particular reason one couldn't, rather than downloading a disk, set up the ubiquity installer in synaptic to install from your current, running partition to your new, ...

Ubuntu How do I run the IpodLinux installer?

I have downloaded the IpodLinux installer for linux, and cant get it to run?I have made et executable and still it wont run?I have done as the guide says, simply double click or run it from terminal.. but nothing happens, and in terminal I get "command not found".Anyone know how I can run ...

Cannot run Oracle 9i installer on Win2K sp 4

I am trying to install Oracle 9i on Windows 2000 service pack 4 machine. When I click on the installer (or even try running it from command line) the hour glass pops up for a few seconds...then nothing. I've been through the forums but haven't got anything to work yet.I have renamed symcjit.dll even ...

How to run the Ubuntu Installer from Ubuntu?

I have reinstalled Ubuntu on my ThinkPad T40, i have a Token Ring card, that when i first installed, was detected by the installer, and worked perfectly. But when i re-installed, the card was not present, and Ubuntu doesn't see it. So, is there some kind of "auto detect hardware" like in t ...

Ubuntu Unable to run 10.10 installer on GT 240.

I have two systems which were running MythBuntu-9.10. I upgraded the video cards to nVidia GT 240's recently (since they dual-boot machines), and attempted to install MythBuntu 10.10 on them.On one system, with a Zotac GT240, the installation went fine. However, on the other system, with an EVGA GT2 ...

Cannot run Oracle XE installer after downloading

I've tried the download on two different machines with both IExporer and Firefox browsers. Get the same message: Error reading setup initialization file. ...

Ubuntu How do you run a .bin installer such as realplay

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Ubuntu Unable to Run 10.10 Installer

I debated on replying in the other thread recently about this, however this is an entirely different issue.I had a problem install 10.10 fresh, in that it simply wouldn't get anywhere. So, I turned off quiet and found that the boot process was getting to "freeing intrd memory" then it woul ...

Ubuntu b43 broadcom driver not able to load/find

guys... I have now for 7 days tried getting this wireless card working. Its able to run with the STA drivers but since I need monitor mode I need the b43 drivers...I have been trying to follow this guide: http://wireless.kernel.org/en/users/Drivers/b43 but without luck... im not able to install the: ...

Ubuntu wireless driver-b43

I installed kubuntu maverick on my dell 1525. After installing,I did same thing that worked in ubuntu,enabling additional driver for broadcom wi-fi card. Drivers are normally visible in there. But,in kubuntu i get "system error install archives failed". So,wi-fi is not working.Also,whateve ...

Ubuntu [11.04] BCM4312 LP-PHY with b43 drivers HEADACHE

Just updated my netbook to Kubuntu 11.04. It has a BCM4312, the exact line from lspci is:Network controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM4312 802.11b/g LP-PHY (rev 01)I have already installed b43-fwcutter and firmware-b43-installer however I am having all kinds of problems.First, the first time I boot I ...

Ubuntu Problems with b43-lpphy drivers

After struggling to get wifi on my Packard Bell Dot S, I finally found that the solution seemed to be uninstalling the firmware-b43-installer package and replacing it with the firmware-b43-lpphy-installer. But after it working for a short while, I rebooted and it hasn't worked since :(How do i get i ...

Ubuntu B43 Driver not displaying

In the past, I've remove the STA driver that doesnt work in favor of the b43 driver.However, after the normal route of installing b43-fwcutter failed to display any setup, I manually installed the firmware using the offline method. However, when I open 'additional drivers' the only driver I see is S ...

Ubuntu device not ready, firmware missing

Hi, i am a beginner in linux, so please forgive my ignoranceI just installed Ubuntu 11.04, and i am unable to get it to notice my wireless connection. It only says “device not ready, firmware missing” next to the wireless icon.I have searched on different forums about this, but none of the informa ...

Ubuntu b43 error natty 11.04

guys! i have a problem, I have install the broadcom sta wireless driver on my laptop it works fine but i guess it's not compatible with aircrack cause i cant scan using the wepcrackgui. So I try install b43 driver but I always have the same error when I type on the termial sudo apt-get install b43-f ...

Ubuntu b43-fwcutter Terminal Error

Currently trying to get wireless working on my laptop in Ubuntu 11.04.Following this : https://help.ubuntu.com/community/WifiDocs/Driver/bcm43xx walkthrough.When I type the sudo apt-get install b43-fwcutter command into the terminal it says : Reading package lists ... DoneBuilding dependency treeRea ...

Ubuntu Broadcom kernel panic no connectivity with B43

I recently moved into an apartment building which provides free wifi, allowing me to finally be rid of Clearwire. I went out and bought a Netgear WN311B PCI wireless card, and it works perfectly with WinXP (go figure...). However, with Kubuntu I'm not so lucky.The Broadcom STA wireless drivers ( bcm ...

Ubuntu tired of searching , Please help ?

Package operation failed!installArchives() failed: (Reading database ... (Reading database ... 5%(Reading database ... 10%(Reading database ... 15%(Reading database ... 20%(Reading database ... 25%(Reading database ... 30%(Reading database ... 35%(Reading database ... 40%(Reading database ... 45%(Re ...

Ubuntu How to Natty on a MacBook Pro 5,2

Introduction: I wrote a very extensive and quantified tutorial and informational guide aiming to upgrade the latent information from the wiki's on MacBook Pro 5,2. An accidental toe tap ended with me bumping my head and pressing the X button on firefox. What happen had to be 1 out of a billionth of ...

Ubuntu Loss of Wifi after reboot

I have a Compaq Presario M2000 with a Broadcom BCM4306 wifi card with Ubuntu 11.04I did the following commands and the wifi works perfect, but after reboot I have to run the commands again? Any ideas.Thanks~$ sudo apt-get install b43-fwcutter~$ sudo apt-get install b43-fwcutter firmware-b43-installe ...

Ubuntu Questions on SUDO Command to Get Wifi Working

Good afternoon. I am working to get Wifi on an older notebook (HP Pavilion zv6000 or zv6100). Ubuntu 11.04 has been successfully installed on this notebook, but Wifi does not work. I still consider myself a new user.I ran "sudo lspci" and, among other items, got this:03:02.0 Network contro ...

Ubuntu HP Mini wireless is hard blocked

One day while waiting to board an aeroplane I pressed Fn <F12> which I believe is the wireless switch and wireless has not worked since. I am running Ubuntu 11.04 on an HP Mini 110-3500. I have not been able to unblock or use wireless.$ lspci -nn | grep 14e401:00.0 Network controller [0280]: B ...

Ubuntu 11.04 USB Dell Wireless Workaround

I think I have a work around for those who want to try Ubuntu 11.04 from a USB flash drive....for those trying to run (review) Ubuntu 11.04 on their Dell D6 XX Laptops(or other laptops using a BCM 4311 Wireless card....)I tried to test Ubuntu 11.04 by using a USB flash drive, & could not get a w ...

UBUNTU 11.10 AMD64 On DELL LATITUDE D630 DUAL BOOT

UBUNTU 11.10On Dell Latitude D630, side by side with Windows.Hi all,I am a dumb newbie who wanted to stop using windows.And I did. Two years ago. And it was easy!Ok, let's get started:A. Preparation1. Download the new Ubuntu at:http://www.ubuntu.com/download/ubuntu/download (http://www.ubuntu.com/do ...

Ubuntu 11.10 x64 - problems with BCM4313

This all started when I was trying to create an ad hoc network, which wouldn't authorise and connect. Bear in mind a new install to 11.10 was done and I had successfully run an ad hoc network with the same laptop on 11.04 and 10.10. I have now done so much to the machine and the current situation is ...

Ubuntu Error while trying to install sun-java6-jre and its dependencies

I am helping somebody install the java runtime environment on a netbook running ubuntu 10.10. It gives the following error message:E: firmware-b43-installer:subprocess installed post-installation scriptreturned error exit status 1Any idea what is going on?The error happened after the license agreeme ...

Ubuntu problem installing anything

i am facing a new problem these days whatever i am trying to install whether it be from synaptic or from software center i am getting an error message in the end which is same everytimehere is the messageE: firmware-b43-installer: subprocess installed post-installation script returned error exit sta ...

Ubuntu issues installing anything

I have had lots of problems trying to install anything i tried to update my system yesterday and i got the same error message.installArchives() failed: Selecting previously deselected package libqt4-designer. (Reading database ... (Reading database ... 5% (Reading database ... 10% (Reading database ...

Ubuntu Software Center: Package operation failed but installs anyway?

So, when I try to install anything from the Ubuntu Software Center, it asks me to authorize it with my password, so I do, but when I hit authorize all that happens is that the password box goes away, and the window stays there, and the stupid thing wont install until you get rid of the window, so I ...

Ubuntu broadcom drivers not installing :(

im booting ubuntu x32 on a live usb with 3gb persistancewhen i go to hardware drivers ,it shows broadcom sta driver (proprietary) and a ati grafics card (proprietary)but when i try to install the broadcom driver i get a installarchives() fail errori triedsudo apt-get --purge remove firmware-b43-inst ...

Ubuntu Installation and removing problems with HP netbook

i`ve already tried using this commandsudo apt-get install -finstead...having this kind of resut...athirah@athirah-HP-Mini-210-1000:~$ sudo apt-get install -fReading package lists... DoneBuilding dependency tree Reading state information... Done0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upg ...

Ubuntu E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)

This happens for EVERYTHING I try to install through terminal.When I try to install/uninstall from USC, I get "Package operation failed: The installation or removal of a software package failed."This is the log I get when I get that error:(attempting to uninstall emesene)installArchives() ...

Ubuntu Installation problem

I installed Ubuntu yesterday and when I try to install/reinstall apps, it says the package fails and I get this error msg(Programs seem to install anyway):Not supported low-power chip with PCI id 14e4:4315!Aborting.dpkg: error processing firmware-b43-installer (--configure):subprocess installed post ...

Ubuntu installation dpkg issue

so i was trying to install something a few minutes ago from the ubuntu software center and i was given this error, this one specifically is different then the other ones ive been given all day but its always been a problem with an imput/output error, i had an issue with a msfont thing but that doesn ...

Ubuntu Purging Old Leftover Installation Files

Every time I install a new package via the software centre it installs fine but at the end I get a package failure dialog popping up every time. It seems to be an issue with the leftover remnants of firmware-b43-installer. How do I clean up redundant files like this?http://img16.imageshack.us/img16/ ...

Ubuntu Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)

I just installed maverick and whatever I install,from terminal,software center or synaptic , I get messages like this :E: firmware-b43-installer: subprocess installed post-installation script returned error exit status 1Errors were encountered while processing:firmware-b43-installerE: Sub-process /u ...

Ubuntu Error when Installing or Removing Sofware

Ive installed Ubuntu 10.10 on my netbook. My system has Broadcom PCI wireless card - BCM 4312 with PCI ID 14e4:04B5. When I installed the OS, I got a message that the system did not have the firmware for the wireless card and wanted me to download one from web. I first tried installing b43 kernel dr ...