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How do I upgrade firmware on my Samsung Galaxy S without using windows?
How do I update the OS on my device?

I have a Samsung Galaxy Fit (GT-S5670) running Android 2.2.1. I'm trying to upgrade it to 2.3 on an Ubuntu machine.

I tried to run Samsung Kies using Wine, and below is the output I got:

fixme:advapi:LookupAccountNameW (null) L"thillaiselvan" (nil) 0x32c264 (nil) 0x32c268 0x32c25c - stub
fixme:advapi:LookupAccountNameW (null) L"thillaiselvan" 0x1449b8 0x32c264 0x14d270 0x32c268 0x32c25c - stub
fixme:advapi:LookupAccountNameW (null) L"thillaiselvan" (nil) 0x32c264 (nil) 0x32c268 0x32c25c - stub
fixme:advapi:LookupAccountNameW (null) L"thillaiselvan" 0x152638 0x32c264 0x150b18 0x32c268 0x32c25c - stub

Then Kies stopped. What is the problem here?

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  • I would recommend running Kies on a Windows machine, it's buggy enough as is, running it on Wine is going to be VERY painful. – onik Aug 3 '12 at 4:16
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The process is explained pretty well on Samsung's official page, found here. Just download Kies, install it, plug in your phone, wait for it to be recognized and upgrade.

  • hi once downloaded the kies, will it be automatically get installed or any manual works are there – thillaiselvan Jul 31 '12 at 7:04
  • Just run the installer, it will install Kies and should install the drivers too. Then run Kies and plug your phone in, it should be recognized automatically. – onik Jul 31 '12 at 8:01

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