(Solved) E: Unable to locate package firmware-iwlwifi

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(Solved) E: Unable to locate package firmware-iwlwifi

Postby sarksloane » 2017-10-28 18:02

hi, i just installed stretch 9.2 but i cannot fix the below issue.

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root@debian:/home/xxxxxxxxxxxxxx/Downloads# apt-get install firmware-iwlwifi_0.43_all.deb
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
E: Unable to locate package firmware-iwlwifi_0.43_all.deb
E: Couldn't find any package by glob 'firmware-iwlwifi_0.43_all.deb'
E: Couldn't find any package by regex 'firmware-iwlwifi_0.43_all.deb'
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Re: E: Unable to locate package firmware-iwlwifi_0.43_all.de

Postby Bulkley » 2017-10-28 18:09

Have you added non-free to your repository?
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Re: E: Unable to locate package firmware-iwlwifi_0.43_all.de

Postby sarksloane » 2017-10-28 18:22

thank you for quick response..please find my below repository..

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# deb cdrom:[Debian GNU/Linux 9.2.1 _Stretch_ - Official amd64 NETINST 20171013-13:07]/ stretch main

# deb cdrom:[Debian GNU/Linux 9.2.1 _Stretch_ - Official amd64 NETINST 20171013-13:07]/ stretch main

deb http://ftp.us.debian.org/debian/ stretch main contrib non-free
deb-src http://ftp.us.debian.org/debian/ stretch main contrib non-free

deb http://security.debian.org/debian-security stretch/updates main contrib non-free
deb-src http://security.debian.org/debian-security stretch/updates main contrib non-free

# stretch-updates, previously known as 'volatile'
deb http://ftp.us.debian.org/debian/ stretch-updates main contrib non-free
deb-src http://ftp.us.debian.org/debian/ stretch-updates main contrib non-free

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Re: E: Unable to locate package firmware-iwlwifi_0.43_all.de

Postby 4D696B65 » 2017-10-28 18:25

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apt-get install firmware-iwlwifi

not
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apt-get install firmware-iwlwifi_0.43_all.deb
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Re: E: Unable to locate package firmware-iwlwifi_0.43_all.de

Postby sarksloane » 2017-10-28 18:38

4D696B65 wrote:
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apt-get install firmware-iwlwifi

not
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apt-get install firmware-iwlwifi_0.43_all.deb


thank you but it seems that my wifi is not working and the issue still not solve..
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oot@debian:/home/xxxxxxxxxxxxxx# apt-get install firmware-iwlwifi
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
The following NEW packages will be installed:
  firmware-iwlwifi
0 upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 1 not upgraded.
Need to get 5,524 kB of archives.
After this operation, 46.7 MB of additional disk space will be used.
Get:1 http://ftp.us.debian.org/debian stretch/non-free amd64 firmware-iwlwifi all 20161130-3 [5,524 kB]
Fetched 5,524 kB in 4s (1,295 kB/s)           
Selecting previously unselected package firmware-iwlwifi.
(Reading database ... 130151 files and directories currently installed.)
Preparing to unpack .../firmware-iwlwifi_20161130-3_all.deb ...
Unpacking firmware-iwlwifi (20161130-3) ...
Setting up firmware-iwlwifi (20161130-3) ...
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Re: E: Unable to locate package firmware-iwlwifi_0.43_all.de

Postby arochester » 2017-10-28 18:43

1) Have you rebooted?
2) What wifi interface are you using? (Have you looked at https://wiki.debian.org/WiFi/HowToUse )
"Something to be aware of: Debian is a core or source distribution. This means there are many Debian-based distributions. THEY ARE NOT DEBIAN."
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Re: E: Unable to locate package firmware-iwlwifi_0.43_all.de

Postby sarksloane » 2017-10-28 18:49

all of you guys are awesome...thank you...thank you guys. :)
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