This version of Ubuntu, code-named "Natty Narwhal", was released on Apr 28, 2011 and reached End-of-Life Oct 28, 2012. Questions about unsupported versions are likely to be closed as off-topic.

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Upgrading to 11.10 on a Macbook 4,1? [duplicate]

So i want to run ubuntu on my old Macbook 4,1 from 2008 so i installed 11.04 natty and it all seems to work decently (except the touchpad being really unresponsive) but i want to upgrade it to ...
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Apt-get seems rather useless [duplicate]

Just about anything I try to install ends with errors saying that some package is required but "is not going to be installed." Chasing these with subsequent calls to apt-get, which May also throw the ...
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rc.local isn't being executed on custom Ubuntu LiveCD image [closed]

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 [duplicate]

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 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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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 Package:...
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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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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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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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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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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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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: 02:...
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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 http://...
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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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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 http://archive.ubuntu....
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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 lists....
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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 root@li339-83:...
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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 ...
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Since June 1st, I cannot update ubuntu 11.04 or install anything for the Software Center [duplicate]

I would like to ask if the software center files regarding Natty Narwhal has been taken offline permanently since June this year? Practically this means, I cannot install new software from the ...
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Upgrade to 12.04 LTS from 11.04 using ISO/CD

I am using Ubuntu 11.10 Oneric Ocelot. In it WiFi gets idle after some time. To get connection back I have to disconnect and reconnect. So I chose to upgrade 12.04 LTS Precise Pangolin. But the issues ...
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Updating problem “Ubuntu11.04” [duplicate]

I am very beginner in ubuntu. I have installed ubuntu 11.04. But a problems occured when I am trying to do update through update manager . First shows the massage : After closing this, the ...
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Cant update to 12.04 [duplicate]

I installed Ubuntu 10.10 recently. And when I am going to update it to 11.04 its giving me some errors. A problem occurred during the update. This is usually some sort of network problem, please ...
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Unable to add additional workspaces

I'm using gnome-shell and i'm unable to add additional workspaces. (It is always set to 1). Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 11.04 Release: 11.04 Codename: natty Has any one ...
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Several questions about upgrading from 11.04 to 13.04

I still have the Ubuntu 11.04 and I want to upgrade it to Ubuntu 13.04, but: I have a directory called /soft where I have several softwares that I have installed manually. If I make the upgrade on ...
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How do I install sasl2-bin dependencies?

I'm trying to install sasl2-bin on Natty. However, it depends on db4.8-util, which could not be installed because the default package on Natty is db4.7-util. If I try to install the 4.8 version either ...
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What if I don't upgrade from 11.04 [duplicate]

My friend asked me this question. I tell him about old program's and security problem's. Is there any more possible problems?