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Downgrade gcc from 4.8 to 4.7 [duplicate]

I have downloaded the latest version of ubuntu Desktop 14.04.1 LTS. The gcc version is gcc (Ubuntu 4.8.2-19ubuntu1) 4.8.2. I would like to change it to the 4.7.2 20130108 [gcc-4_7-branch revision ...
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How can I downgrade packages without removing their dependants?

I have a number of mesa packages that I had upgraded to a PPA version, before purging the PPA so I could upgrade my system. The differences in the versions are minor (they are technically the same, ...
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X does not start after 17 Dec update of nvidia

I am running 12.04 with 3.2.0-57-generic-pae kernel on a Lenovo w520 that has a nVidia card in it. I updated yesterday, (17,December, 2013), and the update included the following two nvidia updates: ...
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How to downgrade from LibreOffice 4.0 to 3.6?

How to "properly" downgrade LibreOffice versions deals with a downgrade from 3.5 to 3.4.*. Is there any way to nicely downgrade LibreOffice 4.0 to 3.6? The latter is not in the package ...
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How to downgrade apache 2.4 to 2.2

Is there any way to downgrade the apache version that installed in ubuntu 14.04. Some packages are not working in 2.4 apache. So we decide to downgrade to the stable apache version
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How to downgrade a package using dpkg

I want to downgrade some packages. I search and find How to downgrade packages on Ubuntu? and this Need to downgrade a package with many dependents and this How to Downgrade a Package via apt-get?. ...
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texinfo downgrade

Can anyone help me with downgrading a texinfo package from version > 5 to 4.13? This version comes with ubuntu 13.04 or higher and I urgently need 4.13 version. I've found this .patch files but don't ...
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Installing a previous version of a package when you don't have the .deb available?

Same question as how-to-downgrade-a-package-via-apt-get, except what if it's on a newly deployed server and the archived .deb is not there? For example, ...
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How to downgrade to a specific PPA version of LibreOffice?

Since 2012 I have been using LibreOffice provided by this PPA. But yesterday, I made an upgrade which contains a bug that messes with all my Sheets. While I wait for a fix, I want to downgrade from ...
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How do you see what packages are available for downgrade?

This question is just an opposite of How do you see what packages are available for update question. I want to check the answers in this question, is that the given answers really downgrade an ...
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how to downgrade related packages together?

Related Question : downgrade a package The situation is a bit different, I have a group of packages say aaa-*.deb which was involved in the down grade. obviously I don't want to deal with them one ...
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I need to install numpy 1.8.1 for ubuntu 14.04 (downgrade from 1.8.2)

my ubuntu is 14.04. I need to install numpy 1.8.1. Where can I find its directory?
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I installed python3 from Python.org, and it messed things up. How to I revert to the original python3 on 14.04?

I am running Ubuntu Desktop 14.04 and updated python3 to 3.4.1 from python.org, and it seems that some things are not working correctly, especially 'software update'. How to I revert completely to ...