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I wanted to upgrade to 13.04 and as a necessity I need to update to 12.10. I have successfully updated in the past from Ubuntu 10 to Ubuntu 11 ans 12.04. Somehow, when I try from terminal or from update manager the update fails with shown in the following error.

Screenshot of the Error

I have also submitted the bug report via launchpad. I don't wish to update using dvd to save applications. Any alternative?

Have submitted as bug at Bug Launcpad

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In a terminal run next commands:

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get upgrade
sudo apt-get dist-upgrade

Edit: Also, try to choose another download server.

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I tried this. but it fails. –  MalTec Jun 21 '13 at 15:58
    
Got following output Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Calculating upgrade... Done The following packages have been kept back: xserver-xorg-video-openchrome xserver-xorg-video-qxl 0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 2 not upgraded. –  MalTec Jun 21 '13 at 16:49
    
What is the result of sudo apt-get update? Put the result in pastebin.ubuntu.com –  Radu Rădeanu Jun 21 '13 at 17:15
    
here it is pastebin.ubuntu.com/5787446 –  MalTec Jun 21 '13 at 17:39
    
@MalTec I would suggest reverting to other country's server instead of the main archive.ubuntu.com –  Radu Rădeanu Jun 21 '13 at 18:49
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Seems other users didn't face this issue.

Remove any packages, that are greyed out. Like in my case: xserver-xorg-video-qxl and xserver-xorg-video-openchrome. And then the usual step:

sudo apt-get remove xserver-xorg-video-qxl
sudo apt-get remove xserver-xorg-video-openchrome
sudo apt-get update

It's working.

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