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There is a ubuntu server 12.04 LTS; and I want to be up to date and updated with security updates and have the most up to date version of packages installed.

but i do not want the server to change from LTS version to other versions. IF So only from one LTS version to another LTS version. What commands should I regularly use to keep the server up to date ??

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1) Update your local package index with your sources,

apt-get update

2) Upgrade the newest version of all the packages you have installed,

apt-get upgrade

apt-get upgrade will use the sources that are listed under /etc/apt/sources.list

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