Cannot install adobe flash or add applications

Asked by Terry Joneseed on 2011-05-31

Binary package hint: firefox-3.0

Receive error codes each time I try to install adobe flash. I also receive notice that another synaptic is running.

ProblemType: Bug
Architecture: i386
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 9.04
MediaBuild: Xubuntu 9.04 "Jaunty Jackalope" - Release i386 (20090420.1)
Package: firefox-3.0 3.0.8+nobinonly-0ubuntu3
SourcePackage: firefox-3.0
Uname: Linux 2.6.28-11-generic i686

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Micah Gersten (micahg) said : #1

Thank you for taking the time to report this issue and helping to make Ubuntu better. Examining the information you have given us, this does not appear to be a bug report so we are closing it and converting it to a question in the support tracker. We appreciate the difficulties you are facing, but it would make more sense to raise problems you are having in the support tracker at if you are uncertain if they are bugs. For help on reporting bugs, see There is also a vibrant support community available at and you might consider asking your question there.

Manfred Hampl (m-hampl) said : #2

Ubuntu Release 9.04 has gone End of Live and is no more supported.
If you want to receive updates you have to upgrade to a supported release, or perfom a new installation of a current one.
See for details.
To upgrade an EOL version you have to use special procedures, see

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