Codenamed "Natty Narwhal", this version was released on Apr 28, 2011 and is no longer supported since Oct 28, 2012. Questions about unsupported versions are likely to be closed as off-topic.

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Enable backing store in Ubuntu 11.04 [on hold]

To use an application in ubuntu I need to enable the backing store in my machine. I checked backing store status using xdpyinfo | grep back: And, the output is: options: backing-store NO, ...
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rc.local isn't being executed on custom Ubuntu LiveCD image [on hold]

I have unpacked an Ubuntu desktop live ISO and squashfs, added some simple commands to /etc/rc.local (touch a file in /tmp, wget a web page from a local server), but it seems that rc.local isn't ...
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Wanted to upgrade my Old Ubuntu Desktop(installed in 2011) to Current stable version

Update Manager is asking me to update to 11.10 which is old. I wanted to upgrade my Old Ubuntu Desktop(installed in 2011) to Current stable version. Old configuration is really very stable and there ...
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update ubuntu 10.10 - 32bit on macbook [duplicate]

help, it keeps saying "failed to fetch" fetching the upgrade failed. There may be a network problem" but i am connected to the internet with lan.
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HP Compaq laptop video problem; with Ubuntu but not with Linux Mint

I have an old laptop: an HP Compaq nc8430. I've spent several weeks installing different operating systems on it, and have come across an odd problem. I can install and boot Linux Mint on it with no ...
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How can I upgrade from an EOL version without using an .ISO image as I cannot boot from usb or DVD?

I am trying to upgrade or update from Ubuntu 11.04. My computer (acer aspire c 2008) won't boot from usb and my cdrom usually doesn't mount. So could I partition my hard drive and put the .ISO there ...
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how to get whatsapp working on ubuntu 11.04? [duplicate]

I don't have an android phone.please help me to acess whatsapp on ubuntu.
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How to access harddrive on Ubuntu 11.04 [closed]

Recently I installed Ubuntu 11.04 on my Acer Aspire 4520 Laptop, I didn't do a full install instead I used the "Try Ubuntu" feature so I could extract my files from the HDD because I don't have ...
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Unable to get package manager to work in Ubuntu 11.04 [duplicate]

I'm new to Ubuntu. I got a disk from a friend which contains release 11.04 but package manager does not work. How do I solve this? Here is the error message: E: Encountered a section with no ...
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Being New to Ubuntu [duplicate]

Is there a linux compatible to old machines? like a 2007/2008 laptop. I picked up a old laptop on a junkyard and decide to install linux with it (Ive installed s ubuntu 11 on it) to try and learn ...
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Ubuntu 11.04 fails to boot in Macbok [closed]

After installing Ubuntu 11.4 in a Macbook 5,2 I get a blinking folder with a question mark at boot. The installation was successful erasing the entire drive, but the computer fails to boot Ubuntu, I ...
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How to upgrade from an end of life to current version? [duplicate]

I'm a complete newbie to the Ubuntu OS. A few years ago, I purchased a Dell Computer with Ubuntu 11.04/Gnome. After getting hacked recently on my Windows PC, I decided to give this one a try. I like ...
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Different problems in (graphic?) display Ubuntu 14.04 and Ubuntu 11.04? [duplicate]

I'v tried both OS on the same computer: First the newer 14.04 (which was pretty slow, got a little better when I added more RAM) problem like VERY legging youtube video playing and what seem (to me) ...
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Upgrading Ubuntu 11.04 on Alienware computer [duplicate]

I have an old Alienware computer that I found in storage. It has Ubuntu 11.04 installed on it and I really would like to update to the most recent Ubuntu. I am not Computer savvy when it comes to ...
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Mac Pro1,1 Mid to Late 2007 wont boot anything at all

I've tried making numerous install disks and live usb's on both 14.04 and 11.04 amd and intel build and If I'm lucky enough to get something to come up its "error cannot load device path" (something ...
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2 Linux Software but only want to uninstall 1

Hi I have 2 Linux and a Windows in my system. 3 partitions. I deleted 1 Linux and want to keep the other one. I have to reload my Windows loader to prevent GRUB error. My question is if I repair my ...
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Dual boot upgrade [duplicate]

I asked: I have a dual-boot system with Windows Vista and Ubuntu 11.04. I'd like to upgrade the Ubuntu to 14.04 LTS. Can I do it? And how can I do it so that the Windows Vista partition remains ...
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Upgrade Ubuntu 11.04 [duplicate]

I've a question about upgrading my old Ubuntu 11.04 to the latest version. How can I do this without loosing my settings and data?
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Ubuntu 11.04 unable to boot after apt-get update and apt-get upgrade and can't enter the recovery mode [duplicate]

This happened yesterday, I run the sudo apt-get update and run the sudo apt-get upgrade. After that instance, I saw the error that says, the user is not in the sudoers file. This incident will be ...
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11.04 upgrade to 14.10 fails [duplicate]

I tried to upgrade with the manager but guess what? My version is 11.04 and the manager try to upgrade to 11.04. What can I do and is it possible to upgrade through all those End-of-Life versions, ...
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Install Broadcom driver

I have a live USB of Ubuntu 11.04. I trying to get the WiFi to work. There seem to be two options. Install the driver in live USB mode, then have it gone after the required restart or install Ubuntu ...
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STARTX in ubuntu 11.04 [duplicate]

I have installed ubuntu 11.04 Server - 64 bit edition & I want to further use it from GUI. Can any one guide me how to install GUI on top of it. I get below message on command The Prog startx is ...
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How do I fix Unity crashing after using Unity Tweak Tool to set Window spreading/scaling?

The problem: After setting Window spreading to on in Unity Tweak Tool, Unity will crash on trying to initiate the Window spread/Scale Compiz effect. This results in the Unity panel and launcher, as ...
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Run update-grub now can't boot ubuntu, windows, or cd [closed]

I have a dual boot Windows Vista and Ubuntu 11.04 desktop. I wanted the default os to be the last one that I booted so I edited the grub file in /etc/default/grub. I changed the line GRUB_DEFAULT=0 to ...
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Server Upgrade an 'end-of-life' Server from ISO over SSH

I have read that it is possible to upgrade ubuntu from an ISO image, but would the same be possible from a remote location over SSH? After mounting the ISO, what command would I use to upgrade? I ask ...
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Upgrade Ubuntu Server 11.04 signature error [duplicate]

Hope somebody can point me in the right direction. When i do a do-release-upgrade i get an error about signature. sudo do-release-upgrade Checking for a new ubuntu release Your Ubuntu release is not ...
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Install 14.04 LTS from 11.04 [duplicate]

I have ubuntu 11.04 installed in my PC. Now, the system does not allow me to update or upgrade anything. So, I would like to use one of your LTS version. I prefer 14.04, as it is new. I am having a ...
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How to remove files without having access to linux, because of gnome energy error? [closed]

Please help someone new to Linux! I have a problem with a gnome energy error when i try to start my Linux 11.04 Natty Narwhal. I have no doubt about the reasons for this error: the disk is full! I ...
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Where I can I find an image 11.04? [duplicate]

I am running a older Toughbook CF 29 and had I think 11.04. I tried to upgrade to 12.04 but it didn't take. So I am looking for a stable image. Could some one point me in the right direction? I would ...
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How to Upgrade Bluefish Version? [closed]

I have Ubuntu 11.04 natty OS. I have Bluefish 2.0.2 version, I want to upgrade this version to Bluefish 2.2.5 on same OS. I don't want to change or upgrade my OS (ubuntu 11.04). If any one has perfect ...
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Installing 12.04 without removing 11.04 [duplicate]

I have Ubuntu 11.04 installed on my computer alongside Windows 7. Is it possible to also dual-boot 12.04? If not, will I need to overwrite the previous version of Ubuntu?. If so how can I do it?
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Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1) nux-tools_2.14.1-0ubuntu1_i386.deb

Hi I have trouble in my ubuntu 11.04 LTS, This is what I got. samuel@samuel:~$ sudo apt-get upgrade Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done The ...
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trying to upgrade firefox in 11.04 [closed]

I've switched on an old laptop running 11.04 and Firefox 4! Mozilla suggested upgrading to Firefox26. It appears in my downloads folder. I've tried to extract and open but I can't get Firefox 26 ...
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How to get the software center to work for Ubuntu 11.04 (or any older version)? [closed]

I can't install Ubuntu because of UEFI. So, I'm using vm-ware. Sadly, it runs slow on newer versions of Ubuntu. 11.04 & 10.04 run great. Problem is: I can't use the software center. I tried ...
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Can't install any packages on Natty Server [duplicate]

Can't install upgrade or update any... E: Some index files failed to download. They have been ignored, or old ones used instead. -- E: Unable to locate package
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Dell vostro 3460, from ubuntu 11.04 to 12.04 no ethernet [duplicate]

I've just upgraded ubuntu on my dell vostro 3460 to the 12.04. 64 bit version. Now the ethernet connection doesn't work anymore. Wifi is working. Someone had this problem? lspci -nn | grep 0200: ...
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apt-get update not working (Not Found [IP: 91.189.92.201 80]) [closed]

When I try to run apt-get update I get the following error messages: I am using: Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 11.04 Release: 11.04 Codename: natty W: Failed to fetch ...
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Updating ubuntu server apt-get gives me - 404 Not Found [duplicate]

I'm trying to update a Ubuntu server and when I run apt-get update I get a number of errors like the examples below (note I added some space after http). Err http ://no.archive.ubuntu.com natty/main ...
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I need help updating Ubuntu 11.04… so many problems [duplicate]

This computer was originally Windows Vista, but Boot manager went missing and couldn't boot up. A friend of mine gave me a compact disk with Linux 11.04, and replaced Vista. However, I am unable to ...
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IP address if PC is taken on remote [closed]

if i take a PC on remote and send a mail through that pc whhich is on remote. then hat IP address the mail will be sent from. say i take PC B on remote through PC A and send a mail through PC B's ...
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What does NT_STATUS_MORE_PROCESSING_REQUIRED mean when using smbclient to connect to a samba share?

Symptoms: You can mount a NetApp 'shared drive' using the mount program fine. But if you try to browse it using smbclient, you get this error when it fails to connect: session setup failed: ...
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Does Ubuntu 13.04 have a desktop environment built-in?

I have a VPS on which I'm planning to install Ubuntu 13.04 .. I plan to use VNC to access this VPS. Currently I use 11.04, which is very much outdated now. When I installed 11.04, I had to follow a ...
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Not able to install packages in Ubuntu 11.04 [duplicate]

I installed Ubuntu 11.04 (My PC is very Old and have low configuration 11.04 working well),but when i trying to install restricted extra codec,adobe flash getting error message "counld read from ...
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Ubuntu Server 11.04 update 404 errors

I am an ubuntu amateur trying to set up an ubuntu 11.04 server on a tower. I want to install things like ssh client/ server and gksudo on it but I get errors when trying to do so. I tried to update, ...
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how can I upgrade from version 11.04 to a newer one? [duplicate]

I am a new user and I am not a computer expert. I tried to follow the steps on one of the the Ubuntu support pages, but it was not helpful (page did not work). Could some one help me, please? Thanks, ...
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Failed to fetch Ubuntu 11.04 repos [duplicate]

I'm running 11.04 server, and I'm getting errors updating default repos when I run sudo apt-get update The repos that return a 404 error are default Ubuntu Natty repos like ...
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Why do I get “404 not found” errors updating Ubuntu 11.04 (or other old versions)? [duplicate]

Whenever I am trying to install Compiz Config Settings Manager through Synaptic Package Manager , It shows the following error : I have tried it through the terminal. But it also shows ...
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Unable to install MYSQL Natty-security issue [duplicate]

I am running a Ubuntu 11.04 on my system. Trying to uninstall mysql server from the terminal: sudo apt-get install mysql-server But it fails with the following set of errors: Reading package ...
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Installing update-manager-core in Natty 11.04 [duplicate]

My Ubuntu Version (Server): root@li339-83:~# lsb_release -a No LSB modules are available. Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 11.04 Release: 11.04 Codename: natty ...
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Painlessly updating from Ubuntu 10.04 to 11.04 or 11.x

Is there a way to update from 10.04 to 11.04? I see an option to update to 12.04 LTS but I would rather keep it 11.04 because the new UI is terrible :) It's because of nvidia drivers and failing to ...