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Installed ubuntu 10.10 on an IBM x40 but can't update! [duplicate]

I've just brought an IBM think pad x40 of ebay and I've installed ubuntu 10.10. So far so good. First things first I loaded up Terminal and typed sudo apt-get update but it would't update. So ...
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Updating ubuntu from 10.10 to 13.04 [duplicate]

I just installed ubuntu 10.10 because i had a physical disk of it. I wasn't able to boot 13.04 because of my graphics card i guess.(AMD Radeon HD7750). I would like to update my pc from 10.10 to 13.04 ...
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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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Can't update to 11.04 from 10.10. Update Manager and Terminal not working? [duplicate]

I re-installed ubuntu 10.10 a few days ago after It messed up trying to upgrade to 11.04. I want to ultimately get it to 11.10, but now it won't even attempt an upgrade and I get this error message: ...
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Error while trying to do sudo apt-get update [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to install software or upgrade from old unsupported release? i'm not able to do sudo apt-get update in ubuntu 10.10 Here is my error Hit http://dl.google.com stable ...
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Cannot update from version 10.10 to 11.4 because natty unavailable [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to install software or upgrade from old unsupported release? I have the Maverick release of Ubuntu 10.10 and the only release that is suggested to me is Natty 11.04. ...
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The message “Software Index is Broken” appears when I install the flash plugin. What does this mean?

I am fairly a novice; I can't even get it to upgrade to the 12.04 version from 10.1. I get this message every time when trying to install the flash plugin: "Software Index is Broken" This is a major ...
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Proposed updates on 10.10?

I am using 10.10 and i have recently enabled the proposed updates. i got a list of 20 something updates which i would like to install but i have a doubt. according to this post the answer says that ...
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10.10 irritating updater message

As you all know 10.10 support has ended. thus whenever i start the update manager i get a dialog box saying Your Ubuntu release is not supported anymore You will not get any further security ...
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Error after updating from Ubuntu 10.04 to Ubuntu 10.10

I updated to 10.10 from 10.04 last week. After rebooting it shows "error "prefix" not found" for half a second and then it's stuck at a flashing line forever!! I installed 10.04 again and I didn't ...
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Can I update my kernel in 10.10?

I am using kernel version 2.6.35 in Ubuntu 10.10. Can I update my kernel to the latest version, which is v3.2-rc3-oneiric as seen on http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/ ?
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Malformed 3rd word in the Status line error [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: “Problem with MergeList” error when trying to do an update After installing Ubuntu 10.10 I cannot do the update. This is the error message I received: ...
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Not all updates can be installed (missing packages)

I'm running Ubuntu 10.10, and the update manager claims that not all updates can be installed. I ran sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade and got this: Hit ...
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Why was my touchpad soft-disabled on Ubuntu update? [closed]

I updated to 10.10 from, I believe, 10.4; I'd only had it on this machine (dell inspiron e1505) for a few months, so it was a pretty late version. After updating, my touchpad was completely ...
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Ubuntu Software Center Error: Failed to lock the package manager

Ever since I installed Ubuntu 10.10 I've been getting this error when trying to install ANYTHING via software center and have only been able to install software via Synaptic and apt-get. I 'm sure ...
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Can I update the Software Center to 4.0?

Is it possible to update the Ubuntu software center in maverick to 4.0 ? I have tried adding deb http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ natty main to software sources but installation failed (lot's of ...
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can't get updatemanger to update vlc

I'm running Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick and trying to update vlc from the new PPA ppa:ferramroberto/vlc . Update Manger just says Other updates (LP-PPA-ferrnroberto-vlc) then shows libirary for ...
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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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Update 10.10 server under VMWare

I'm using Ubuntu Server 10.10 under VMware Workstation 7.1.3 and I wonder how to update ubuntu server via terminal since I don't have any GUI.
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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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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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Update Manager Error: Failed to fetch [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I fix a 404 Error using a PPA? W:Failed to fetch http://ppa.launchpad.net/ubuntu-desktop/gnome3-builds/ubuntu/dists/maverick/main/source/Sources.gz 404 Not ...
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Hyper-v and ubuntu 10.04 apt-get update

I have issues with 10.04 and 10.10 servers. I'm trying to do apt-get update command, but it is stuck on get. There is some solutions in here: apt-get update stuck on "Waiting for Headers". ...
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Internal speaker not working

My internal speaker was working before I updated(including new kernel) a few days ago. Now it seems that my internal speaker is muted and only external speakers are working . I am using ubuntu 10.10 ...
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Update/Installs fails with unrecoverable dpkg fatal error because libc6-i386 is missing

I keep receiving this error every-time I try to do some updates. I tried sudo dpkg --configure, sudo apt-get update and sudo apt-get install -f but they failed on me. installArchives() failed: ...
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Is it possible to use a 2.6.38 kernel with 10.10?

I have simple question. Is it possible to use new 2.6.38 kernel with Ubuntu 10.10? Does there exists some PPA or you need to compile?
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auto-update and email

I've got several Ubuntu 10.10 servers which should all be set to do automatic security updates. Is there any way I could get them to send me an email when they apply updates (particularly if they ...
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How to update PlayOnLinux?

I just installed PlayOnLinux, it says: An updated version of PlayOnLinux is available (3.8.11). and nothing more. Doing apt-get update doesn't offer any updated version of POL. What is the safe ...
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1answer
146 views

How to schedule an update?

I want to schedule my machine to run all my updates unattended at night, but this requires my authentication (which pretty much axes the unattended part). Would it be best to use a cron job or is ...
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Updating HP Pavilion BIOS from Linux

I have a HP Pavilion dv6000 series (dv6602 au) laptop. I want to upgrade BIOS. I only have ubuntu installed in my system. Is it possible to upgrade bios from ubuntu? Google search gave me some results ...
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Failed update of 10.10 results in unbootable system

yesterday I performed an automatic security update suggested by the update manager on my virtualized (with VirtualBox on a Windows 7 host) Ubuntu 10.10 installation. The update somehow failed and ...
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Do I need to install Japanese TrueType font, Ume-font

I have an English Ubuntu. Today suddenly the update manager asks me to download 48 MB of "Japanese TrueType font, Ume-font". It says it is a new install. Do I really need this for something? I can not ...
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How to Safely Update the ATi Propietary Drivers?

I'm Currently using the ATi Drivers Supplied by Ubuntu, but i want to install the newest drivers ATI Released, i had a bad experience updating the drivers by just downloading them and runing the file, ...
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Error in Software Sources 404 Not Found [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I fix a 404 Error using a PPA? I get an error while using aptitude update: Err http://ppa.launchpad.net maverick/main Sources 404 Not Found Err ...
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No sound after Liquorix Kernel update

I recently installed the Liquorix Kernel after hearing that it had the 200 line patch in the kernel. Once I installed it, everything worked great and I had HUGE performance improvements. At that ...
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Problem with permissions after upgrading

A month or so ago I updated from 10.04 to 10.10, the problem is that after the update process programs that I had full control of no longer respond to me as a regular user, and work normally only when ...
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Problem with fglrx when updating from 10.04 to 10.10

Well I had some problems with update so I'll post solution. I use Dell Studio 1555. My symptoms were that after reboot screen flickered and then I got console login prompt. Basically after the ...
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Any way to upgrade from 9.04 to 10.10 with no CD drive?

My CD drive is broken and i am still on 9.4 and i want to update or clean install straight to 10.10. I do not care how I upgrade as long as i do not havew to use a CD drive or install the previous ...
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Why doesn't the new version of Ubuntu 10.10 show up in Update Manager?

I am currently using Ubuntu 10.04 LTS and when I run the update manager it doesn't show the new release. I have checked the "Software Sources" update tab to make sure "release upgrade" is set to ...
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I need a copy of the default /etc/apt/sources.list

I upgraded to the RC some time ago and the sources.list is sort of screwed up, meaning I'm getting a lot of 404's when updating. Could someone please post an original sources.list for Maverick?
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Why are apt-get updates in development releases slower?

When i update apt-get the universe repo takes ages to download, I usually max out at around 130kbps which can easily download ~4mb in under a minute yet it skips between going an bytes per second and ...