unable to update firefox and open office

Asked by janardan on 2010-03-20

Binary package hint: firefox-3.0

update option in firefox is desabled.

ProblemType: Bug
Architecture: i386
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 8.10
Package: firefox-3.0 3.0.3+nobinonly-0ubuntu2
ProcEnviron:
 PATH=/usr/local/sbin:/usr/local/bin:/usr/sbin:/usr/bin:/sbin:/bin:/usr/games
 LANG=en_IN.UTF-8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
SourcePackage: firefox-3.0
Uname: Linux 2.6.27-7-generic i686
UnreportableReason: This is not a genuine Ubuntu package

Question information

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Ubuntu firefox-3.0 Edit question
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Last query:
2010-03-20
Last reply:
2010-04-04

This question was originally filed as bug #542479.

janardan (janardan-ats) said : #1
Micah Gersten (micahg) said : #2

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 https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu if you are uncertain if they are bugs. For help on reporting bugs, see https://help.ubuntu.com/community/ReportingBugs#When%20not%20to%20file%20a%20bug.

Micah Gersten (micahg) said : #3

Here is the documentation for getting new versions of Firefox:
https://help.ubuntu.com/community/FirefoxNewVersion

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