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I've updated to 13.10 from 13.04 and I've problem with linux headers.

this is the kernel version:

uname -a 
Linux xxx-dell 3.8.0-32-generic #47-Ubuntu SMP Tue Oct 1 22:35:23 UTC 2013 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Li

and those are installed headers:

dpkg -l | grep headers
linux-headers-3.11.0-12                   3.11.0-12.19
linux-headers-3.11.0-12-generic           3.11.0-12.19

I've tried to install headers for 3.8, but this ends with error:

sudo apt-get install linux-headers-3.8.0-32-generic
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
Package linux-headers-3.8.0-32-generic is not available, but is referred to by another package.

How can I download matching headers to my kernel? Is is possible that upgrade process did not update to last kernel version?

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Looks like the package was left out of the saucy repository. For what its worth I downloaded them manual from these links and installed.

http://packages.ubuntu.com/raring/linux-image-3.8.0-31-generic

http://packages.ubuntu.com/raring/linux-headers-3.8.0-31

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