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new skype will not install in lucid due to dependency on libqt4-network 4:4.8.0

today I was not able to log into skype in lucid as the newest version of skype is now required. Running the deb package gives a dependency error that libqt4-network 4:4.8.0 is required. Lucid ...
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Upgrading from 10.04 Server to 14.04

I have an Ubuntu dedicated server hosted at GoDaddy. I wish to make an upgrade from 10.04 to 14.04, however each time I login over SSH, I get the notice to be careful if I upgrade because I have ...
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After UNB, where do I go?

I've been running Lucid NBR since forever and I love it. A recent kernel update broke some services and while a revision fixed them, the writing is on the wall, I have to update. Unity fits on my ...
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Upgrading from 10.04 - preserving files [duplicate]

10.04, Update Manager offers me an upgrade to 12.04. If I do this will it preserve the contents of my hard drive or will it reformat and wipe everything? I have everything in one partition.
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Is it posible to upgrade to Ubuntu 14.04 from Ubuntu 10.04?

I have 2 PCs (works as a LAMP servers) with 10.04.4 LTS 12.04.2 LTS And I want to upgrade to the last LTS (14.04). I don't want to lose my data (unfortunately I don't have space to copy the ...
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i've tried to install ubuntu 12.04 & 12.10 & 13.04 in my hcl laptop but unable to finish installation

I'm using hcl laptop with processor: Intel(R)Pentium(R)CPU 2330 @ 1.60 GHz. I've started using Ubuntu from Ubuntu 8.04 LTS (Hardy Heron) to till Ubuntu 10.04 LTS (Lucid Lynx) and after that i stick to ...
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Do I really have to do a fresh install every 6/9 months? Updating causes problems

Perhaps the only thing that still tethers me to Mac OSX and Windows 7, aside from specific program suites, is the fact that I am not required to upgrade every few months. Windows and OSX silently (if ...
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Ubuntu 10.04 - Tips for Upgrade?

I have Ubuntu 10.04. Linux 2.6.32-21-generic #32-Ubuntu SMP Fri Apr 16 08:10:02 UTC 2010 i686 GNU/Linux My machine is configured to the hilt, and I have all sorts of strange things installed and ...
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866 views

upgrade from lucid to precise

I am running lucid, and would like to upgrade to precise. I have changed the settings in Update Manager to "Long term support releases only", but I only get the option "New Ubuntu release '10.10' is ...
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Upgrade 10.04 - 12.04 - How do I upgrade in one step

Unfortunately I have only 1G/mth & have used a lot downloading 12.04. onto a friends W7 - cos I can't get the K3772-Z Vodafone 3G modem to connect - Have got the directions how to get it to work ...
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Upgraded from 8.04 to 10.04, cannot boot

I upgraded an old, handed down web server with a heavily customized wordpress website from 8.04 Server LTS to 10.04 Server LTS using a guide I found on Ubuntu. This seemed to go fine. There were a few ...
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Held broken packages in Ubuntu 10.04 [duplicate]

I was upgrading from Ubuntu 10.04 to Ubuntu 12.04 but my upgrade paused on libc6-dev for around 2 hours. I rebooted my system and now I'm getting you have held broken packages. I've tried looking ...
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Install Ubuntu 13.04 from Ubuntu 10.04

I Use Windows 7 and Ubuntu 10.04 (Dual Boot). Two days ago I Download Ubuntu 13.04 from Ubuntu's Website and try to install Inside windows using wubi.exe. But there is no choice for "Install Inside ...
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Want to upgrade Dedicated Hosted Servers running 10.04 LTS to 12.04 LTS

I have leased a pair of server from a service provider that came with Ubuntu 10.04 LTS and a RAID 1 mirror. I have ssh access to the servers, and root, but I do not have console access. I tried to ...
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How to upgrade directly to 12.10 from 10.04? [duplicate]

How to upgrade directly to 12.10 (or latest) from 10.04. When i try to upgrade to 10.10, it gets following error. Failed to fetch Fetching the upgrade failed. There may be a network problem I'm ...
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Ubuntu failed to upgrade

I tried to upgrade using the update manager from the 10.04 LTS version to 12.10. When I started the upgrade I closed all the programs and started to upgrade and everything went well until the install ...
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upgrade to Ubuntu 12.04

I am using Ubuntu 10.04.3, now I want to upgrade to Ubuntu 12.04.2 as some software's which I need for my academic purpose can't be installed in this version. I have a problem upgrading through the ...
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651 views

how to upgrade ubuntu 10.04 LTS to ubuntu 13.04 without internet?

No internet,NO cd/dvd rom, only USB. I have no idea how to upgrade the system. Any one can tell?
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711 views

Downloading older versions of Ubuntu [closed]

I need to get Ubuntu 10.04 version. Where can I find it online?
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How to `apt-get dist-upgrade` an Asus EeePC 1005HA using Ubuntu 10.04.4 LTS Netbook Edition? [duplicate]

I have a Asus laptop with Ubuntu Can I upgrade to Ubuntu 13.04 without deleting everything. And without using an ISO.
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Does upgrading Ubuntu risk the loss of important data?

I currently use Ubuntu 10.04, and I want to upgrade it to version 12.04 (and then, maybe, to 13.04). I can do it via Upgrade Manager, but I'm worried that my important files (which are in the home ...
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Not able to launch Ubuntu after upgrade with 12.04 in VirtualBox

I am using VirtualBox 4.1.2 & installed Ubuntu 10.04. I saved so much data in it. Recently I started upgrading it to 12.04. During the middle of installing 12.04 packages, I shutdown my ...
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How to upgrade from Ubuntu 10.04 to 12.04 (when 'Fetching the upgrade failed')? [duplicate]

I've been running an Ubuntu desktop for a couple of years. I regularly update the security and recommended updates via Upgrade Manager. However it seems I didn't have Upgrade Manager set up to tell me ...
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10.04 -> 12.04 Upgrade . Server. do-release-upgrade fail. What sources to change

I am current trying to upgrade a ubuntu server via ssh. I am stuck since i can not perform a do-release-upgrade. It tries maverick instead of trying 12.04 Essentially I think he is failing because ...
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Ubuntu not allowing me to log in after upgrade from 10.04 to 12.04

I upgraded from Ubuntu 10.04 to 12.04 and it went fine. After restart, when I try to log in from my root user it shows a command screen in a split second and then returns back to the log in screen ...
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How to solve the pkgProblemResolver Error when upgrading to 12.04?

I am trying to upgrade my machine from 10.04 to 12.04 LTS but I get the following error. The same error occurs both in GUI and in terminal while doing dist-upgrade. E:Error, ...
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Cannot Upgrade from 10.04 due to “Karmic” error during upgrade

I'm trying to upgrade from 10.04 to 10.10 and up. I am currently connected to the Internet. The last thing that I want to have to do is a fresh install since I dual boot the machine and I don't want ...
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1answer
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Upgrading Ubuntu from 10.04 to 12.04

I'm trying to update Ubuntu from 10.04 to 12.04 on an Acer Aspire laptop PC. Unfortunately I started the process another time, and was forced to abort... kindah wish I didn't do that now... Now ...
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Should I install GRUB while upgrading Ubuntu from 10.04 to 12.04 on a VPS?

I just purchased a VPS running Ubuntu 10.04. During the installation, it asked if I would like to install GRUB. I actually don't know if I want to install GRUB or not. I'm afraid that I may mess ...
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debootstrap error while upgrading from 10.04 to 12.04 [closed]

I made a version upgrade with apt-get dist-upgrade and I had this error while upgrading packages: 2013-01-24 08:49:32 upgrade debootstrap 1.0.37ubuntu1~lucid1 1.0.39ubuntu0.2 2013-01-24 08:49:32 ...
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Cannot update from 10.04 to 12.04 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Error trying to upgrade from 10.04.4 to 12.04 Update manager won't run and breaks and I get a held packages message. I can't open Update Manager from system>admin. I ...
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Error trying to upgrade from 10.04.4 to 12.04

Today i wanted to upgrade to 12.04 and I checked my update manager. But it it not showing the upgrade option. How can i upgrade? im using 10.04.4
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Upgrade 9.10 to 10.04

We have Karmic Koala on our workstation. When we tried upgrading using Update Manager, the window froze (turned black and white) and we had to "Force Quit". We used the command-line "sudo ...
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Update to Ubuntu 10.04 didn't work [closed]

I installed update to Ubuntu 10.04, but Ubuntu doesn't work. I see the initial screen to input the user password but next nothing appears, only the mouse, and with the right mouse button, I can ...
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Problem trying to upgrade 10.04 to 12.04 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to install software or upgrade from old unsupported release? I am trying to upgrade from10.04 to 12.04. While setting new software channels I get the following ...
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895 views

Disk drive for / not ready on boot after upgrade from 10.04 to 12.04

After upgrading (using the Upgrade button from the update manager) from 10.04.4 to 12.04.1, I cannot boot anymore. Upon booting, I am greeted with the Ubuntu logo and the error "The disk drive for / ...
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apt-get is broken (Ubuntu 10.04 Server)

I cannot install any package in the server, as I am newbie with server. In the morning I found that some, I am not able to install any package from command line in the server. Now every package is now ...
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How can I upgrade my 10.04. to new version

I recently upgrade my ubuntu from 9.04 to 10.04 and when I open Update Manager, it says: New Ubuntu release '12.04.1 LTS' is available. (Shouldn't it be 10.10 or 11.xx)? When I click 'upgrade', it ...
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apt-get upgrade fails for X11 due to some strange templates error

I am using Ubuntu 10.04.4 LTS on my DELL Vostro 1400 laptop. Today afternoon when i ran sudo apt-get upgrade i got a error. Googled for it, but there was no particular workarounds suggested for it. ...
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broken upgrade from 10.04 to 12.04 on a VPS - recoverable?

I have a VPS hosted 1500 km away. It originally came with 9.10 - and this morning I decided that I really should get to an LTS release, and figured I'd jump to 12.04. Researching, I discovered that ...
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Installation problem Ubuntu 12.04 Crashing hardware error [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What should I do when Ubuntu freezes? I am running on Ubuntu 8.04 for quite some time without many problems. About almost a year ago or so I have been trying to upgrade ...
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Ubuntu 10.04 to 12.04 problem [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why do I get “init: failed to create pty…” errors on boot? Hey, I just updated from Ubuntu 10.04 to 12.04 from update manager, and now when I start it ...
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10.04.4 unresponsive

I just updated to Ubuntu 10.04.4 LTS. But after the update, my computer is unresponsive. I used to be able to click on my name, then I would be prompted to enter my password. This is no longer ...
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Cannot proceed on ubuntu upgrade from 10.04 to 12.04 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I upgrade from 10.04 or 11.10 to 12.04? I am trying to upgrade 10.04 to 12.04 My system is Linux patmos 2.6.32-42-generic #96-Ubuntu SMP Wed Aug 15 19:37:37 UTC ...
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python-minimal dependency jam in LTS upgrade from lucid to precise [closed]

Relatively far along in the LTS upgrade with a call to "apt-get distupgrade" there appeared: E: could not perform immediate configuration on python-minimal I tried installing python2.7-minimal. ...
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Problems after upgrading from 10.04 to 12.04

I upgraded to 12.04.1 from 10.04 recently and am running the Gnome Classic (no effects) desktop. I spent a couple of days tweaking the appearance and behaviour but there are two issues that I can't ...
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lucid 10.04 LTS => Precise 12.04.1 : upgrade doesn't work

I googled and looked into all known issues on ubuntu forums related to distribution upgrade but I can't figure out why a 10.04 LTS server won't detect the last LTS 12.04.1. I guess since 12.04 is a ...
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Can I upgrade 10.04 to 12.04.1 with the desktop image?

I am running Ubuntu Lucid and would like to upgrade to Precise, using the normal ubuntu-12.04.1-desktop-...iso image. So far I have tried upgrading with the CD but was not given the choice. Searching ...
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Installing binutils-2.22 on Ubuntu 10.04 [closed]

I am trying to install binutils-2.22 on Ubuntu 10.04. I have downloaded the source code of binutils-2.22, configured it with a custom prefix (to not conflict with the system binutils) and built it. ...
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Problem upgrading from 10.04 LTS to 12.04.1 LTS [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why is “No new release found” when upgrading 10.04 to 12.04 LTS? Ubuntu 12.04.1 was released yesterday and I still can't update from 10.04