I can't search for update.

Asked by OldShaterhan on 2009-08-26

Binary package hint: firefox-3.0

I have blocked the update index options, and wants to have 3.5.2. I have Ubuntu 9.04

ProblemType: Bug
Architecture: i386
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 9.04
Package: firefox-3.0 3.0.8+nobinonly-0ubuntu3
ProcEnviron:
 LANG=pl_PL.UTF-8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
SourcePackage: firefox-3.0
Uname: Linux 2.6.28-11-generic i686

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Last query:
2009-08-26
Last reply:
2009-08-30

This question was originally filed as bug #419172.

OldShaterhan (tomek1296) said : #1
Jamie Strandboge (jdstrand) said : #2

Thanks for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. We appreciate the difficulties you are facing, but this appears to be a "regular" (non-security) bug. I have unmarked it as a security issue since this bug does not show evidence of allowing attackers to cross privilege boundaries nor directly cause loss of data/privacy. Please feel free to report any other bugs you may find.

Micah Gersten (micahg) said : #3

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 : #4

The Check for Updates link is not the correct way to update in Ubuntu. Please read the document at the following URL for the correct way to install Firefox 3.5:

https://help.ubuntu.com/community/FirefoxNewVersion

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