How to install binutils package in Ubuntu 12.04?

Asked by Suresh Mani on 2013-01-29

I have a DL360 G7 - Hp Server. Installed the Ubuntu 12.04 x 64 bit in the server. Rebooted the server. Enabled the root account. I am trying to install the Hp Monitoring Agents in the server. The Monitoring agents comes as a package : Hp Management Pack version 9.25. I first mount the iso image of the pack through ilo and run the command "apt-cdrom add". It lists all the packages in the iso image. then i use the command "apt-get install hp-health" to install the hp health agent in the server. However it asks for the following dependencies. binutils, libc6-i686, & lib32gcc1. The server does not have internet connectivity. I do have the OS iso image with me. Could you please help me in installing these packages in the server.

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N1ck 7h0m4d4k15 (nicktux) said : #1

First give these commands

sudo dpkg --add-architecture i386
sudo dpkg --configure -a

Then try again to install the packages..

Maybe you need to download the 32bit iso of Ubuntu , I'm not sure if all the dependencies are included there.. and use the same command ( apt-cdrom add)to install FIRST the dependencies and then try to install the "hp health"

Thanks

Suresh Mani (5-contactmsuresh) said : #2

Where can i get these packages. Are they included in the OS Discs or do you have a place where i can download these packages.?

You will get it from the default repositories

Warren Hill (warren-hill) said : #4

open a terminal CTRL+ALT+T, Enter
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sudo apt-get install -y binutils
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Enter password when requested should do it.

N1ck 7h0m4d4k15 (nicktux) said : #5

!!! The man said have no Internet Connection on Ubuntu server installation !!!

The packages can be found here
http://packages.ubuntu.com/

search with names.. on the appropriate version of Ubuntu.

I don't know if they are included all in CD iso , but you can try ..

Download the appropriate iso image from here
http://releases.ubuntu.com/

and try

Thanks

Warren Hill (warren-hill) said : #6

Sorry did not read question in enough detail.

If you can get internet access it will be easier

Package for 12.04 is here
http://packages.ubuntu.com/precise/binutils

Check the dependencies first remembering the dependencies have dependencies of there own

you can use

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dpkg -l | grep foo
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replacing foo with the name of a package to see if its installed

Download the package and any not already installed dependencies

To install command is

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sudo dpkg -i debfile.deb
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replacing debfile.deb with the name of the debfile

You need to install in the correct order: such that no package is installed before its dependencies are

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