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Old 10-04-2017, 02:16 PM   #16
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#deb cdrom:[Linux Mint 18.1 _Serena_ - Release amd64 20161213]/ xenial contrib main non-free


One thing I see: indicates I have Mint 18.1 installed?? My ISO is 18.2 Linux Mint
 
Old 10-04-2017, 02:21 PM   #17
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That's all your sources.list?

What happend when you put apt-get update?
 
Old 10-04-2017, 03:02 PM   #18
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bob@bob-HP-Laptop-17-bs0xx ~ $ sudo apt-get update
[sudo] password for bob:
Hit:1 http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu xenial InRelease
Hit:2 http://mirrors.us.kernel.org/ubuntu xenial InRelease
Get:3 http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial-security InRelease [102 kB]
Hit:4 http://ppa.launchpad.net/linrunner/tlp/ubuntu xenial InRelease
Get:5 http://mirrors.us.kernel.org/ubuntu xenial-updates InRelease [102 kB]
Ign:6 http://packages.linuxmint.com sonya InRelease
Hit:7 http://packages.linuxmint.com sonya Release
Hit:8 http://ppa.launchpad.net/teejee2008/ppa/ubuntu xenial InRelease
Get:10 http://mirrors.us.kernel.org/ubuntu xenial-backports InRelease [102 kB]
Hit:11 http://ppa.launchpad.net/ubuntuhandbook1/apps/ubuntu xenial InRelease
Get:12 http://mirrors.us.kernel.org/ubuntu xenial-updates/main Sources [277 kB]
Get:13 http://mirrors.us.kernel.org/ubuntu xenial-updates/main amd64 Packages [636 kB]
Get:14 http://mirrors.us.kernel.org/ubuntu xenial-updates/main i386 Packages [606 kB]
Get:15 http://mirrors.us.kernel.org/ubuntu xenial-updates/universe amd64 Packages [538 kB]
Get:16 http://mirrors.us.kernel.org/ubuntu xenial-updates/universe i386 Packages [515 kB]
Fetched 2,878 kB in 12s (236 kB/s)
Reading package lists... Done
 
Old 10-04-2017, 03:13 PM   #19
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Sorry, what is the terminal command used to obtain the source lists?+
 
Old 10-04-2017, 03:21 PM   #20
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put the command: nano /etc/apt/sources.list
 
Old 10-04-2017, 03:43 PM   #21
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#deb cdrom:[Linux Mint 18.1 _Serena_ - Release amd64 20161213]/ xenial contrib main non-free
 
Old 10-04-2017, 03:59 PM   #22
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That's all what do you have?
 
Old 10-04-2017, 04:26 PM   #23
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That's all I have??
 
Old 10-04-2017, 04:27 PM   #24
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That was confusing, I only have the one source.
 
Old 10-04-2017, 05:05 PM   #25
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That's weird.

try with: apt-cache search firmware

Put the output here.
 
Old 10-04-2017, 07:13 PM   #26
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I am downloading an other ISO, via torrent. Sonya 18.2 cinnamon 64 bit.
 
Old 10-04-2017, 07:17 PM   #27
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Little better:

bob@bob-HP-Laptop-17-bs0xx ~ $ apt-cache search firmware
tp-smapi-dkms - ThinkPad hardware/firmware access modules source - dkms version
syslinux-themes-linuxmint-cinnamon - collection of boot loaders
syslinux-themes-linuxmint-kde - collection of boot loaders
syslinux-themes-linuxmint-mate - collection of boot loaders
syslinux-themes-linuxmint-xfce - collection of boot loaders
b43-fwcutter - utility for extracting Broadcom 43xx firmware
efibootmgr - Interact with the EFI Boot Manager
fwupd - Firmware update daemon
fwupdate - Tools to manage UEFI firmware updates
fwupdate-signed - Linux Firmware Updater EFI signed binary
gnu-efi - Library for developing EFI applications
gobi-loader - Firmware loader for Qualcom GobiUSB chipsets
grub-ieee1275 - GRand Unified Bootloader, version 2 (Open Firmware version)
grub-ieee1275-bin - GRand Unified Bootloader, version 2 (Open Firmware binaries)
grub-ieee1275-dbg - GRand Unified Bootloader, version 2 (Open Firmware debug files)
grub-ipxe - Network booting from GRUB using iPXE
ipxe - PXE boot firmware
ipxe-qemu - PXE boot firmware - ROM images for qemu
libcolorhug-dev - library to access the ColorHug colourimeter -- development files
libcolorhug2 - library to access the ColorHug colourimeter -- runtime
libdfu-dev - development files for libdfu
libdfu1 - Firmware update daemon library for DFU support
libfwup-dev - Development headers for linfwup
libfwup0 - Library to manage UEFI firmware updates
libfwupd-dev - development files for libfwupd
libfwupd1 - Firmware update daemon library
linux-firmware - Firmware for Linux kernel drivers
lshw - information about hardware configuration
lzma - Compression and decompression in the LZMA format - command line utility
lzma-dev - Compression and decompression in the LZMA format - development files
printer-driver-hpijs - HP Linux Printing and Imaging - printer driver (hpijs)
qemu-slof - Slimline Open Firmware -- QEMU PowerPC version
syslinux-themes-ubuntu - collection of boot loaders (theme metapackage)
syslinux-themes-ubuntu-precise - collection of boot loaders (ubuntu-precise theme)
syslinux-themes-ubuntu-trusty - collection of boot loaders (ubuntu-trusty theme)
syslinux-themes-ubuntu-vivid - collection of boot loaders (ubuntu-vivid theme)
syslinux-themes-ubuntu-wily - collection of boot loaders (ubuntu-wily theme)
syslinux-themes-ubuntu-xenial - collection of boot loaders (ubuntu-xenial theme)
intel-microcode - Processor microcode firmware for Intel CPUs
0xffff - Open Free Fiasco Firmware Flasher
a56 - Motorola DSP56001 assembler
acpica-tools - ACPICA tools for the development and debug of ACPI tables
altos - Altus Metrum firmware and utilities
ap-utils - Access Point SNMP Utils for Linux
array-info - command line tool reporting RAID status for several RAID types
binwalk - tool for searching binary images for embedded files and executable code
bladerf-firmware-fx3 - nuand bladeRF firmware downloader (FX3)
bluetooth-touch - Firmware patching utility and config for bluetooth
brickos - alternative OS for LEGO(r) Mindstorms RCX. Supports devel. in C/C++
cc1111 - C Compiler for TI/Chipcon 8051-based RF SOCs
colorhug-client - Tools for the Hughski Colorimeter
cycfx2prog - Cypress EZ-USB FX2 (LP) programmer
dfu-programmer - device firmware update (DFU) based USB programmer for Atmel chips
dfu-util - Device firmware update (DFU) USB programmer
dns323-firmware-tools - build and manipulate firmware images for a range of NAS devices
edid-decode - Decodes to text the binary EDID information from monitors
esptool - create and flash firmware files to ESP8266 or ESP32 chips
expeyes-firmware-dev - hardware & software framework for developing science experiments
fcode-utils - OpenBIOS FCode utilities
ffado-tools - FFADO debugging and firmware tools
firmware-addon-dell - firmware-tools plugin to handle BIOS/Firmware for Dell systems
firmware-extract - A firmware-tools plugin to extract firmware
firmware-tools - Scripts and tools to manage firmware and BIOS updates
firmware-tools-cli - Scripts and tools to manage firmware and BIOS updates
firmware-tools-common - Scripts and tools to manage firmware and BIOS updates
firmware-tools-gui - Scripts and tools to manage firmware and BIOS updates
flashrom - Identify, read, write, erase, and verify BIOS/ROM/flash chips
fwts - FirmWare Test Suite
fwts-efi-runtime-dkms - Firmware Test Suite UEFI Runtime Service kernel driver
fwts-frontend - Firmware Test Suite frontend interface
fwupdate-amd64-signed - Linux Firmware Updater EFI binary (EFI-AMD64 version, signed)
fxload - Firmware download to EZ-USB devices
genisovh - Make CD-ROMs bootable for SGI MIPS machines
gpx - Gcode to x3g conversion post processor
gr-hpsdr - gnuradio interface module for HPSDR Hermes / Metis
grub-coreboot - GRand Unified Bootloader, version 2 (Coreboot version)
grub-coreboot-bin - GRand Unified Bootloader, version 2 (Coreboot binaries)
grub-firmware-qemu - GRUB firmware image for QEMU
hdhomerun-config - Configuration utility for Silicon Dust HD HomeRun
hdhomerun-config-gui - GUI Configuration utility for Silicon Dust HD HomeRun
heimdall-flash - tool for flashing firmware on Samsung Galaxy S devices
heimdall-flash-frontend - tool for flashing firmware on Samsung Galaxy S devices - Qt GUI
hostap-utils - Utility programs for Host AP driver for Intersil Prism2/2.5/3
ifp-line-libifp - command line tool to access iRiver iFP audio players
ifpgui - QT based manager for iRiver iFP audio players
ipmiutil - IPMI management utilities
libcapstone3 - lightweight multi-architecture disassembly framework - library
libfwts1 - FirmWare Test Suite core support library
libfwtsacpica1 - FirmWare Test Suite ACPICA core built for acpiexec functionality
libfwtsiasl1 - FirmWare Test Suite ACPICA core built for iasl functionality
libgnuradio-hpsdr0 - gnuradio library for HPSDR Hermes / Metis
libifp-dev - communicate with iRiver iFP audio devices (development files)
libifp4 - communicate with iRiver iFP audio devices
libnxt - utility library for talking to the LEGO Mindstorms NXT brick
libofapi-dev - OpenFirmware device-tree parsing library [development files]
libofapi-example - OpenFirmware device-tree parsing library [example files]
libofapi0 - OpenFirmware device-tree parsing library
libusbprog-dev - Development files for libusbprog
libusbprog0v5 - Library for programming the USBprog hardware
libuutil1linux - Solaris userland utility library for Linux
libuutil1linux-dbg - Debugging symbols for libuutil1linux
libykneomgr-dev - Yubico YubiKey NEO CCID Manager library development files
libykneomgr0 - Yubico YubiKey NEO CCID Manager library
linux-wlan-ng - utilities for wireless prism2 cards
linux-wlan-ng-firmware - firmware files used by the linux-wlan-ng driver
lm4flash - Command-line firmware flashing tool to communicate with the Stellaris Launchpad
lshw-gtk - graphical information about hardware configuration
lzma-alone - Compression and decompression in the LZMA format - legacy utility
mstflint - Mellanox firmware burning application
nautilus-ideviceinfo - utility showing information of idevices on nautilus
openbios-ppc - PowerPC Open Firmware
openbios-sparc - SPARC Open Firmware
openhackware - OpenFirmware emulator for PowerPC
openwince-jtag - allows programming jtag capable devices such as CPUs or FPGAs
pd-pduino - interfacing with the Arduino from within Pure Data (Pd)
photopc - Interface to digital still cameras
prism2-usb-firmware-installer - firmware files for the prism2_usb kernel driver
pxfw - Plextor firmware updater
python-hp3parclient - client library that can talk to the HP 3PAR Storage array
qthid-fcd-controller - Funcube Dongle controller
qtscrob - audioscrobbler submitter for portable media players
read-edid - hardware information-gathering tool for VESA PnP monitors
ree - Extract ROM extensions
s51dude - In-System Programmer for 8051 MCUs using usbtiny
scrobbler - audioscrobbler submitter for portable media players
sigrok-firmware-fx2lafw - Firmware for Cypress FX2(LP) based logic analyzers
slugimage - NSLU2 firmware image manipulation utility
syslinux-efi - collection of bootloaders (UEFI bootloader)
syslinux-themes-debian - collection of boot loaders (theme metapackage)
syslinux-themes-debian-squeeze - collection of boot loaders (debian-squeeze theme)
syslinux-themes-debian-wheezy - collection of boot loaders (debian-wheezy theme)
tp-smapi-source - ThinkPad hardware/firmware access modules source
ubertooth-firmware - Firmware for Ubertooth
ubertooth-firmware-source - Source code for the Ubertooth firmware
upslug2 - utility to upgrade the firmware of a Linksys NSLU2 via the network
usbprog - Firmware programming tool for the USBprog hardware
usbprog-gui - GUI firmware programming tool for the USBprog hardware
wmaloader - firmware downloader for Linksys WMA11B media adapter
xserver-xorg-input-mutouch - X.Org X server -- muTouch input driver
ykneomgr - Yubico YubiKey NEO CCID Manager tool
ztex-bmp - universal macro processor
fwupdate-i386-signed - Linux Firmware Updater EFI binary (EFI-I386 version, signed)
alsa-firmware-loaders - ALSA software loaders for specific hardware
amd64-microcode - Processor microcode firmware for AMD CPUs
atmel-firmware - Firmware for Atmel at76c50x wireless networking chips.
dahdi-firmware-nonfree - DAHDI non-free firmware
firmware-b43-installer - firmware installer for the b43 driver
firmware-b43legacy-installer - firmware installer for the b43legacy driver
firmware-crystalhd - Crystal HD Video Decoder (firmware)
hannah-foo2zjs - Graphical firmware downloader for the foo2zjs package
isdnactivecards - ISDN utilities - active ISDN card support
isight-firmware-tools - tools for dealing with Apple iSight firmware
kinect-audio-setup - Microsoft Kinect sensor audio setup helpers
libsbigudrv2 - Santa Barbra Instrument Group (SBIG) Universal Library Driver
libsbigudrv2-dev - Santa Barbra Instrument Group (SBIG) Universal Library Driver
madfuload - Firmware loader for M-Audio DFU audio devices
midisport-firmware - Firmware loader for M-Audio's MidiSport devices
nouveau-firmware - Firmware for nVidia graphics cards
ovmf - UEFI firmware for virtual machines
qemu-efi - UEFI firmware for virtual machines
appstream-doc - Developer documentation for AppStream
gir1.2-appstream-1.0 - Library to access AppStream services (introspection data)
libappstream-dev - Library to access AppStream services (development files)
libappstream4 - Library to access AppStream services
libappstreamqt-dev - Qt5 library to access AppStream services (development files)
libappstreamqt1 - Qt5 library to access AppStream services
libappstreamqt2 - Qt5 library to access AppStream services
bob@bob-HP-Laptop-17-bs0xx ~ $
 
Old 10-04-2017, 07:40 PM   #28
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that's a fresh install? or it's the same OS that you had before?
 
Old 10-04-2017, 08:20 PM   #29
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it's the original, haven't copied the new ISO, from the other computer.
 
Old 10-04-2017, 09:13 PM   #30
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Check under /etc/apt/sources.d/, there's more than one source that is looked at, just most of the "user" defined ones are /etc/apt/sources.list

And by the looks of it, you are running the ubuntu (NOT debian) flavor of mint.
 
  


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