Cannot install ubuntu, need some help.

Erik Christiansen dvalin at
Thu Oct 2 12:18:56 UTC 2008

On Wed, Oct 01, 2008 at 03:50:01PM -0400, I'm Pour Tunes wrote:
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That is not an error message. ;-)

> I've also noticed that if I let the screen sit there for a second
> another error fills my screen, it reads ->
> [code]bcm43xx: Error: Microcode "bcm43xx_microcode5.fw" not available
> or load failed.[/code]

Aah, you appear to have code for the Broadcom 43xx processor family.
It looks to be MIPS based RISC code. Is your PC such a machine?

Which ubuntu distro did you download? Did the link describe what kind of
machine it was for? (Linux will run on a swathe of target processors,
including intel, powerpc, mips, but a different build is required for

If you post the link here, we can take a look at what kind of animal it


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