[opensource] Re: Ubuntu compatibility help?

BRIAN SWANEY swaney.29 at osu.edu
Mon Oct 23 22:55:49 EDT 2006


The wireless driver hasn't changed; it's still WEP-only. Here's what I got this time.

brian at 1Y6RZ91-595B:~$ sudo apt-get update
Password:
Get:1 http://security.ubuntu.com dapper-security Release.gpg [191B]
Hit http://security.ubuntu.com dapper-security Release
Hit http://security.ubuntu.com dapper-security/main Packages
Hit http://security.ubuntu.com dapper-security/restricted Packages
Hit http://security.ubuntu.com dapper-security/main Sources
Hit http://security.ubuntu.com dapper-security/restricted Sources
Get:2 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com dapper Release.gpg [189B]
Get:3 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com dapper-updates Release.gpg [191B]
Get:4 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com dapper-backports Release.gpg [191B]
Hit http://us.archive.ubuntu.com dapper Release
Hit http://us.archive.ubuntu.com dapper-updates Release
Hit http://us.archive.ubuntu.com dapper-backports Release
Get:5 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com dapper/main Packages [619kB]
Get:6 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com dapper/restricted Packages [4571B]
Hit http://us.archive.ubuntu.com dapper/main Sources
Hit http://us.archive.ubuntu.com dapper/restricted Sources
Hit http://us.archive.ubuntu.com dapper-updates/main Packages
Get:7 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com dapper-updates/restricted Packages [14B]
Hit http://us.archive.ubuntu.com dapper-updates/main Sources
Get:8 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com dapper-updates/restricted Sources [14B]
Hit http://us.archive.ubuntu.com dapper-backports/main Packages
Get:9 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com dapper-backports/restricted Packages [14B]
Hit http://us.archive.ubuntu.com dapper-backports/universe Packages
Hit http://us.archive.ubuntu.com dapper-backports/multiverse Packages
Hit http://us.archive.ubuntu.com dapper-backports/main Sources
Get:10 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com dapper-backports/restricted Sources [14B]
Hit http://us.archive.ubuntu.com dapper-backports/universe Sources
Hit http://us.archive.ubuntu.com dapper-backports/multiverse Sources
Fetched 624kB in 11s (56.7kB/s)
Reading package lists... Done
W: Duplicate sources.list entry cdrom://Ubuntu 6.06 _Dapper Drake_ - Release i386 (20060531) dapper/main Packages (/var/lib/apt/lists/Ubuntu%206.06%20%5fDapper%20Drake%5f%20-%20Release%20i386%20(20060531)_dists_dapper_main_binary-i386_Packages)
W: Duplicate sources.list entry cdrom://Ubuntu 6.06 _Dapper Drake_ - Release i386 (20060531) dapper/restricted Packages (/var/lib/apt/lists/Ubuntu%206.06%20%5fDapper%20Drake%5f%20-%20Release%20i386%20(20060531)_dists_dapper_restricted_binary-i386_Packages)
W: You may want to run apt-get update to correct these problems
brian at 1Y6RZ91-595B:~$ sudo apt-get install network-manager-gnome
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree... Done
The following extra packages will be installed:
  dhcdbd libnl1-pre6 libnm-util0 network-manager
The following NEW packages will be installed:
  dhcdbd libnl1-pre6 libnm-util0 network-manager network-manager-gnome
0 upgraded, 5 newly installed, 0 to remove and 3 not upgraded.
Need to get 704kB of archives.
After unpacking 2748kB of additional disk space will be used.
Do you want to continue [Y/n]? y
Get:1 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com dapper/main libnl1-pre6 1.0~pre5+svn21-2ubuntu2 [76.5kB]
Get:2 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com dapper/main libnm-util0 0.6.2-0ubuntu7 [116kB]
Get:3 http://security.ubuntu.com dapper-security/main dhcdbd 1.10-0ubuntu11.1 [43.0kB]
Get:4 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com dapper/main network-manager 0.6.2-0ubuntu7 [228kB]
Get:5 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com dapper/main network-manager-gnome 0.6.2-0ubuntu7 [241kB]
Fetched 704kB in 6s (117kB/s)
Selecting previously deselected package dhcdbd.
(Reading database ... 74213 files and directories currently installed.)
Unpacking dhcdbd (from .../dhcdbd_1.10-0ubuntu11.1_i386.deb) ...
Selecting previously deselected package libnl1-pre6.
Unpacking libnl1-pre6 (from .../libnl1-pre6_1.0~pre5+svn21-2ubuntu2_i386.deb) ...
Selecting previously deselected package libnm-util0.
Unpacking libnm-util0 (from .../libnm-util0_0.6.2-0ubuntu7_i386.deb) ...
Selecting previously deselected package network-manager.
Unpacking network-manager (from .../network-manager_0.6.2-0ubuntu7_i386.deb) ...Selecting previously deselected package network-manager-gnome.
Unpacking network-manager-gnome (from .../network-manager-gnome_0.6.2-0ubuntu7_i386.deb) ...
Setting up dhcdbd (1.10-0ubuntu11.1) ...
 * Reloading system message bus config                                   [ ok ]
 * Stopping DHCP client manager...                                       [fail]
 * Starting DHCP client manager...                                       [ ok ]

Setting up libnl1-pre6 (1.0~pre5+svn21-2ubuntu2) ...

Setting up libnm-util0 (0.6.2-0ubuntu7) ...
Setting up network-manager (0.6.2-0ubuntu7) ...
 * Reloading system message bus config                                   [ ok ]
 * Stopping NetworkManager daemon                                        [ ok ]
 * Starting NetworkManager daemon                                        [ ok ]
 * Stopping NetworkManager dispatcher                                    [ ok ]
 * Starting NetworkManager dispatcher                                    [ ok ]

Setting up network-manager-gnome (0.6.2-0ubuntu7) ...

brian at 1Y6RZ91-595B:~$



-Brian Swaney

----- Original Message -----
From: Sean Lee <lee.2817 at osu.edu>
Date: Monday, October 23, 2006 10:18 pm
Subject: Re: [opensource] Re: Ubuntu compatibility help?

> Ack, this is a console window or a terminal window, not a DOS window.
> 
> easy mistake, anyway..
> 
> you ran apt-get update like it told you, but you ran it with a 
> normal users'
> credentials...
> try sudo apt-get update, then
> try sudo apt-get install network-manager-gnome
> 
> have fun,
> 
> Sean
> 
> 
> On 10/23/06, BRIAN SWANEY <swaney.29 at osu.edu> wrote:
> >
> > I tried all of the commands on that page. They didn't work. I'm 
> pasting> the DoS response below. Perhaps you can tell me what you 
> think it means?
> >
> >
> > brian at 1Y6RZ91-595B:~$ sudo apt-get install network-manager-gnome
> > Password:
> > Reading package lists... Done
> > Building dependency tree... Done
> > W: Duplicate sources.list entry cdrom://Ubuntu 6.06 _Dapper 
> Drake_ -
> > Release i386 (20060531) dapper/main Packages
> > (/var/lib/apt/lists/Ubuntu%206.06%20%5fDapper%20Drake%5f%20-
> %20Release%20i386%20(20060531)_dists_dapper_main_binary-i386_Packages)
> > W: Duplicate sources.list entry cdrom://Ubuntu 6.06 _Dapper 
> Drake_ -
> > Release i386 (20060531) dapper/restricted Packages
> > (/var/lib/apt/lists/Ubuntu%206.06%20%5fDapper%20Drake%5f%20-
> %20Release%20i386%20(20060531)_dists_dapper_restricted_binary-i386_Packages)
> > W: You may want to run apt-get update to correct these problems
> > E: Couldn't find package network-manager-gnome
> > brian at 1Y6RZ91-595B:~$ apt-get update
> > E: Could not open lock file /var/lib/apt/lists/lock - open (13 
> Permission> denied)
> > E: Unable to lock the list directory
> > brian at 1Y6RZ91-595B:~$ sudo apt-get install network-manager-kde
> > Reading package lists... Done
> > Building dependency tree... Done
> > Note, selecting knetworkmanager instead of network-manager-kde
> > 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.
> >
> > Since you only requested a single operation it is extremely 
> likely that
> > the package is simply not installable and a bug report against
> > that package should be filed.
> > The following information may help to resolve the situation:
> >
> > The following packages have unmet dependencies:
> >   knetworkmanager: Depends: kdelibs4c2a (>= 4:3.5.2) but it is 
> not going
> > to be installed
> >                    Depends: libdbus-qt-1-1c2 (>= 0.60) but it is not
> > installable                   Depends: libnm-util0 but it is not 
> installable>                    Depends: network-manager (>= 0.6.2) 
> but it is not
> > installableE: Broken packages
> > brian at 1Y6RZ91-595B:~$ sudo apt-get install knetworkmanager
> > Reading package lists... Done
> > Building dependency tree... 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.
> >
> > Since you only requested a single operation it is extremely 
> likely that
> > the package is simply not installable and a bug report against
> > that package should be filed.
> > The following information may help to resolve the situation:
> >
> > The following packages have unmet dependencies:
> >   knetworkmanager: Depends: kdelibs4c2a (>= 4:3.5.2) but it is 
> not going
> > to be installed
> >                    Depends: libdbus-qt-1-1c2 (>= 0.60) but it is not
> > installable                   Depends: libnm-util0 but it is not 
> installable>                    Depends: network-manager (>= 0.6.2) 
> but it is not
> > installableE: Broken packages
> > brian at 1Y6RZ91-595B:~$ sudo apt-get install wpasupplicant
> > Reading package lists... Done
> > Building dependency tree... Done
> > wpasupplicant is already the newest version.
> > 0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 3 not upgraded.
> > brian at 1Y6RZ91-595B:~$
> >
> >
> >
> > -Brian Swaney
> >
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: Sean Lee <lee.2817 at osu.edu>
> > Date: Monday, October 23, 2006 7:04 pm
> > Subject: Re: [opensource] Re: Ubuntu compatibility help?
> >
> > > If you would like us to be more direct in helping you discover 
> your> > way,then here's a few more links that may be helpful.
> > >
> > > As I pointed out before, the http://wireless.osu.edu guide gives
> > > you a
> > > detailed description of how to configure wpa supplicant to work 
> with> > osuwireless.
> > > http://8help.osu.edu/2672.html
> > >
> > > For instructions on install wpa supplicant for ubuntu:
> > > https://help.ubuntu.com/community/WifiDocs/WPAHowTo
> > >
> > > Pleas note, both of those links took me under 2 minutes to find.
> > >
> > > The second link, I simply typed into google 'ubuntu wpa 
> supplicant'> > and the
> > > first result returned how to install it.  Ubuntu is a good distro
> > > to start
> > > with because of the support community and how much 
> documentation is
> > > available.  Please use it.
> > >
> > > Sean
> > >
> > > You'll find you can only understand things better by breaking it
> > > and fixing
> > > it yourself, us sitting here telling you what to do will only help
> > > build to
> > > your confusion.
> > >
> > > On 10/23/06, BRIAN SWANEY <swaney.29 at osu.edu> wrote:
> > > >
> > > > It looks like my best bet to get this working is to wait until
> > > the meeting
> > > > and have someone else help me. My dad installed from the same
> > > disk, but for
> > > > some reason, a whole bunch of settings are different and I would
> > > need> someone with more than 4 months of experience to help me set
> > > up the wireless
> > > > and oher drivers, then set up the dual-boot.
> > > >
> > > > -Brian Swaney
> > > >
> > > > By the way, OIT said that if anyone could figure out how to
> > > configure> Ubuntu for a WPA encryption that they'd like to have
> > > instructions so they
> > > > can put them on the OIT site.
> > > >
> > > > _______________________________________________
> > > > Opensource mailing list
> > > > Opensource at cse.ohio-state.edu
> > > > http://mail.cse.ohio-state.edu/mailman/listinfo/opensource
> > > >
> > >
> >
> >
> 




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