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I want to change the name and logo of ubuntu 11.10 from system settings -> system info, how do i do that? and make it remain that way even after upgrades to like 12.04?

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Why would you want to do that? It could make diagnosing problems confusing. – Paddy Landau Mar 23 '12 at 16:57
How can that make diagnosing problems confusing? just changing the name and logo from system settings -> system info? – user51447 Mar 23 '12 at 17:05
I understand that the name comes from the command lsb_release, which could confuse someone trying to help you. But I am still awfully curious as to why you would want such a thing! (I would imagine it is possible, but I don't know how.) – Paddy Landau Mar 23 '12 at 17:19
just like that, like linux mint did. i am creating my own custom distribution based on ubuntu – user51447 Mar 23 '12 at 17:36
Related:… - The excellent answer from @pablomme explains where this information comes from. – Elder Geek Jun 5 '15 at 15:12
gksu gedit /etc/*release

change it in your risk ,it may crash your system

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