how to mark a software safe?

Asked by KOTTAI CHEZHIYAN on 2012-09-09

Every time i try to install a software it is trying to remove crossplatformui and throws an error ; actually i need that software and mark it safe until i am sure that inbuilt mobile broadband works perfect. how can i do it? see below how it shows error

chezhiyan@chezhiyan-Satellite-C640:~$ sudo apt-get install transmageddon
[sudo] password for chezhiyan:
Sorry, try again.
[sudo] password for chezhiyan:
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
The following NEW packages will be installed:
  transmageddon
0 upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
1 not fully installed or removed.
Need to get 84.7 kB of archives.
After this operation, 592 kB of additional disk space will be used.
Get:1 http://in.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ precise-proposed/universe transmageddon all 0.20-1ubuntu0.2 [84.7 kB]
Fetched 84.7 kB in 1s (44.4 kB/s)
Selecting previously unselected package transmageddon.
(Reading database ... 270848 files and directories currently installed.)
Unpacking transmageddon (from .../transmageddon_0.20-1ubuntu0.2_all.deb) ...
Processing triggers for bamfdaemon ...
Rebuilding /usr/share/applications/bamf.index...
Processing triggers for desktop-file-utils ...
Processing triggers for gnome-menus ...
Processing triggers for man-db ...
Setting up crossplatformui (2.1.1) ...
Rather than invoking init scripts through /etc/init.d, use the service(8)
utility, e.g. service acpid restart

Since the script you are attempting to invoke has been converted to an
Upstart job, you may also use the stop(8) and then start(8) utilities,
e.g. stop acpid ; start acpid. The restart(8) utility is also available.
acpid stop/waiting
acpid start/running, process 4086
package libqtgui4 exist
QT_VERSION = 4
make -C /lib/modules/3.2.0-31-generic-pae/build M=/usr/local/bin/ztemtApp/zteusbserial/below2.6.27 modules
make[1]: Entering directory `/usr/src/linux-headers-3.2.0-31-generic-pae'
  CC [M] /usr/local/bin/ztemtApp/zteusbserial/below2.6.27/usb-serial.o
/usr/local/bin/ztemtApp/zteusbserial/below2.6.27/usb-serial.c:34:28: fatal error: linux/smp_lock.h: No such file or directory
compilation terminated.
make[2]: *** [/usr/local/bin/ztemtApp/zteusbserial/below2.6.27/usb-serial.o] Error 1
make[1]: *** [_module_/usr/local/bin/ztemtApp/zteusbserial/below2.6.27] Error 2
make[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/linux-headers-3.2.0-31-generic-pae'
make: *** [modules] Error 2
dpkg: error processing crossplatformui (--configure):
 subprocess installed post-installation script returned error exit status 2
Setting up transmageddon (0.20-1ubuntu0.2) ...
Errors were encountered while processing:
 crossplatformui
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)
chezhiyan@chezhiyan-Satellite-C640:~$

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2012-09-09
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2012-09-09
Thomas Kr├╝ger (thkrueger) said : #1

This look like it is caused by an unpropperly installed or buggy kernel module for your mobile internet stick.
You could contact their support oto get assistance or remove the driver completely and use Ubuntus onboad support. On most devices that works pretty well.

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