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How to upgrade Ubuntu 10.10? [duplicate]

I had downloaded Ubuntu 12.10 several times and I tried to install it with USB stick and CD (or DVD) but I experienced several errors. I had a Ubuntu 10.10 DVD, so I have just installed it. But it ...
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How to upgrade ubuntu unsupported 10.10 to 11.04, then ultimately to 12.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I fix a 404 Error using a PPA? I am trying to upgrade from 10.10 to 11.04. I have been getting these errors. First one- Third party sources ...
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Can't Upgrade from 10.10-11.04

When trying to upgrade from Ubuntu 10.10 to Ubuntu 11.04 I got this error during update W:Failed to fetch http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/dists/natty/Release.gpg Something wicked happened ...
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How can I upgrade from Ubuntu 10.10 to 12.04?

I have been struggling to get to 12.04 for one of my three systems supporting Mythtv. There have been multiple false starts and not working functionality. Furthermore, Unity severely upsets my ...
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Why can't I upgrade from 10.10 to 11.04 any more? [closed]

This is what I get when trying to upgrade 10.10 Server to Natty. $ do-release-upgrade Checking for a new ubuntu release Get:1 Upgrade tool signature [198B] ...
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How can I recover encrypted data from a previous Ubuntu installation?

I tried to upgrade from 10.10 to 11.04 but it crashed. It couldn't mount disk drives so I did a new installation without erasing the previous drives. Now I can't access access-your-private-data.
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Unable to download Ubuntu latest version

I have Ubuntu 10.10 installed on my system. On update manager it is showing that new release 11.04 is available. But when I try to Upgrade Ubuntu it gives below message: "Authentication Failed. ...
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Strange Issue! Red light coming out from Headset jack

It is a very strange issue. This issue exists since I use ubuntu. In ubuntu 10.10,11.04, 11.10 and even in the latest beta of 12.04 has this issue. The jack has red light light coming out. Although ...
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How to add new hard drive with NTFS partition?

I added a new hard drive (sdb1, 500GB) to my system Ubuntu 11.10. I found this line on the Ubuntu help which I added to /etc/fstab #new hard drive sdb1 UUID=48DCF742DCF728B8 /NewDisc ntfs ...
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How to find what packages do not come from a repository?

I have problem with one deb repository (specifically medibuntu.org) today - synaptic is not able to find repository indexes (and they are really not there - maybe due to yesterday's changes). So I ...
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How to copy region of text in some app (like using Alt key in some Win apps)?

In Windows, when I want to copy some region of text I press Alt key and then mark the region with mouse. If I try to do this in Ubuntu, then I activate the move screen command. How can I achieve ...
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How can I learn Shell Programming?

What are the tools needed for shell development, and are there examples?
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Version to Version Upgrades and bugs — DNS errors

I've been using Ubuntu (64-bit) for the past three versions (10.10, 11.04, now 11.10). For the most part, things are fine. I have issues with the 64-bit version, but who doesn't. My question is ...
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Cannot escape character '@' in fstab file

I want to attach remote FTP directory as a local directory in my system. I will use curlftpfs line in the fstab file , but to login I have to pass my user name and password. The user name has a ...
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Upgrading from 10.10 to 11.04 to 11.10?

I have Ubuntu 10.10. I know that one cannot directly jump from 10.10 to 11.10. So, first I have to upgrade to 11.04, then 11.10 . But how could I be sure that 11.04 and 11.10 will work on my pc? Is ...
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in Ubuntu 11.04 when I click on the trash icon, and it opens up music player? [closed]

I've got Dell Laptop Vostro Intel i3,RAM 3gB DD3. I bought it with Ubuntu 8, than upgrade to 10.10 and everything was perfect. Yesterday I upgrade to 11.04 and the system run too slaw, time on time ...
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How can I stop Skype from stalling or at least automatically detect the failure and restart it? [closed]

I have Ubuntu on 3 different computers a Samsung NC10, a Samsung N150 and a desktop computer with a Xeon in it and some NVidia graphics card (don't know the exact specs offhand), they are all ...
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286 views

Possible data loss while installing Ubuntu 11.04 over Ubuntu 10.10

I have Ubuntu 10.10 install on my laptop. And I have a lot of data (nealy 40 GB) in the partition where Linux is installed. I cannot move this data to some where else. If I now try to install Ubuntu ...
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I crash my system often. How can i rollback to day one just like first installation in Ubuntu 10.04, 10.10, 11.04, 11.10?

I am experimenting my Ubuntu box. i was installing 10.04 till 11.10. finally want to stay with one version for a while already made lot of mess, by building and changing kernel settings and etc.. ...
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How to tunnel traffic from one machine to another?

I have a server, which can be seen from outside of my small network, sever has domain name and such. And I have a local machine, which can be seen by server, but is not accessible from outside. So I ...
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“Could not determine the upgrade” while trying to update from 10.10 to 11.04

The error message I get on trying to upgrade is Could not determine the upgrade An unresolvable problem occurred while calculating the upgrade: E:Error, pkgProblemResolver::Resolve generated ...
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Install stuck on partitions formatting

I'm just doing a base install of Ubuntu Server. The install goes fine until it reaches the Partitions Formatting section. It just goes to 33% and stays there. I have read on some sites that its still ...
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1answer
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Remap keys like vi

I'd like to achieve a remapping of keys in a way that simulates the vi flow of having editing mode and command mode. In Windows, it can be achieved as explained in the site. In the comments, it is ...
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Is it possible to install Ubuntu 10.10 and/or Ubuntu 11.04 on a late 2009 iMac? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it possible to install Ubuntu on a Mac using Bootcamp? I would like to install Ubuntu on my iMac 10,1 (21.5 inch display). I would prefer to instal Natty Narwhal, but ...
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1answer
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How can I install Sybase ASE 15.5 step by step? [closed]

If anyone has successfully installed Sybase ASE 15.5 on Ubuntu 10.10 or 11.04 please share your installation process step by step. Thanks in advance
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Ubuntu Software Center does not start on 10.10, Cannot upgrade to 11.04

Softwre center does not start on my 10.10.It used to work before. I noticed this recently. On clicking Ubuntu Software center in the Applications menu, I can see the Starting Ubuntu Software center ...
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How to install LibreOffice 3.4 Final In Ubuntu 11.04 or 10.10

How do I install the final version of LibreOffice 3.4 in Ubuntu 10.10, 11.04 and the latest version of 11.10
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1answer
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Keyboard layout on Macbook Pro doesn't fit the symbols on the keys [closed]

I have a Macbook Pro 5,5 running Ubuntu 11.04 Natty amd64. It performs like a dream, but in ubuntu (both 10.04, 10.10 and 11.04), I have had problems getting the correct keyboard layout. My Macbook ...
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Have to manually launch unity after upgrade

I upgraded from 10.10 to 11.04 first week of May. Unity won't launch on its own. After logging in the title and sidebar are unavailable (even though I chose Ubuntu as session during login) and I have ...
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(MPX) Multi Pointer X on 10.04 and beyond?

I've read articles about Multi Pointer X on Ubuntu, and just wanted to know if it has got to a stable stage yet where it can easily be enabled on 10.04+? If yes, how can I enable it?
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Using Maverick how to upgrade certain packages to newer versions?

I tried Natty and was just terrible, even Gnome Classic was buggy. So I switched back to 10.10 and all is well. However, I miss the newer versions of Rhythmbox, Empathy, Gwibber, etc that are in ...
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Upgrade from 10.10 to 11.04 broke Ubuntu

I upgraded from 10.10 to 11.04 (kernel 2.6.38-9) and now Ubuntu won't fully boot. I get this message: Gave up waiting for root device. Common problems: - Boot args (cat /proc/cmdline) - Check ...
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390 views

Broadcom Issue in 11.04, but not in 10.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I get Broadcom BCM4311 Wireless working? I have an Ideapad U330 with a Broadcom Wlan card. Originally I was on Maverick. And my card worked fine. I had to ...
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FN keys not working on an HP G62 laptop. Xev show nothing

From the just beginning my FN keys doesn't work. First i was using 10.10, than upgraded to 11.04 (clean install), but not answer from FN keys. Xev output nothing, when i press any of FN+key, also i ...
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How can I upgrade a netbook with low system memory?

I have a mini laptop with 100MB remaining (on a 4GB drive). The computer has an SD slot and I have a 2GB SD card available. Xubuntu says that only 2GB are required, I could also have it set up with ...
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cannot insert backslash with bash, python, works fine with csh, idle

I have a strange problem with inserting backslashes (Ubuntu 10.10 and 11.04, the upgrade changed nothing). The key combination on my keyboard (Swedish Thinkpad T400) is AltGr + ?. However, this seems ...
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Upgrade from 10.10 to 11.04 freezes at startup; keyboard and mouse don't work; “It seems that you do not have the hardware required to run Unity…” [closed]

Just after an upgrade from Ubuntu 10.10 to 11.04, Ubuntu freezes at startup on a dialog saying: "It seems that you do not have the hardware required to run Unity. Please choose Ubuntu Classic", etc. ...
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Graphics Effect not available in 11.04 like in 10.10?

i used to like the graphic effects in Maverick. but i cannot find way to apply graphic effects in natty unlike Maverick. or Natty dropped those effects??
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What's the feature name in Unity that allows windows to be tiled on the left and right sides of the screen?

In Unity, when you drag title bar of window, and point it to left side or right one it maximizes to half screen(full height, half width).. What's the name of this feature? How to install it on ...
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Does not boot after installation on Dell Precision T3500

I am able to install Ubuntu 11.04, but I have to pass the noahci (or ahci=off) parameter to the kernel as part of the installation process. Once the installation process is complete the system will ...
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Nothing happens when clicking Update to 11.04

I am on Ubuntu 10.10 and each time I boot my OS it asks me to if I want to update to 11.04. I click "yeah, why not". It downloads 2 files, asks my password and that's all. Nothing happens. EDIT Ok, ...
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1answer
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no access to encrypted partition after failed distro upgrade [closed]

I had an Ubuntu 10.10 encrypted (dm-crypt) installation on my PC. Today i did the distro upgrade to 11.04, but the upgrade failed. There are no working system on my PC anymore. How can i now access ...
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11.04 much slower than 10.10

I've tested Ubuntu 11.04 clean installs in two computers, an eeepc netbook and a hp pavilion t3010.es, which is an old desktop computer (6 or 7 years) with the specs of a netbook approximately. The ...
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An unresolvable problem occurred while calculating the upgrade, how to solve it?

I'm on maverick, and want to upgrade to natty. I went to update manager and clicked upgrade. while it's calculating upgrade an error appeared: What should I do now? Edit: I also try upgrade ...
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GRUB problem after installation of 11.04

I upgraded to 11.04 from 10.10 yesterday on a dual boot on a desktop system with Vista. Everything was acting fine until the upgrade. The upgrade appeared to be running properly and I went to do ...
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Root filesystem check fails after power failure during installation

During the "install" phase of the upgrade there was a power failure. After when starting up again the following errors are reported: init: udevtrigger main process (420) terminated with status 1 ...
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What happens with Windows applications installed via Wine during upgrades?

In this case I specifically want to go from 10.10 to 11.04, but maybe there are some generic descriptions out there as well. What should I expect to encounter with a program which works great under ...
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How to update to 11.04 through flash drive?

My internet is pretty slow on one of my Ubuntu computers and it is running 10.10. I just want to know if I am able to update to 11.04 through my flash drive. I would like to know. Thank You.
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What is saved when you upgrade and should you upgrade or wipe clean the disk?

I have used 10.10 as long as i have used ubuntu and I have not upgraded yet. I have tons of files and applications on this computer and I really don't want to have to reinstall them and copy them. ...
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Is it safe to install VirtualBox for 10.10 in 11.04?

Is it safe to install virtual box (for maverick) on natty beta 2? I would like have Windows in VirtualBox and I upgraded my maverick to unity. But VirtualBox has not released a version for natty yet. ...