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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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Ubuntu 11.04 on an iBook G4

I am looking into installing Ubuntu 11.04 on an iBook G4 from 2005. I read that it is bad for the motherboard to install 12.04, that the heat bent the logic board and dislocated the graphics chip, and ...
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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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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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Will Ubuntu 11.04 run on a 1.60 GHz Atom 230? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I find out which version and derivate of Ubuntu is right for my hardware in terms of minimal system requirements? I am new to Ubuntu, Currently I am working with ...
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Installing on a Vaio S

I have a new Vaio S 15" with Windows 8 pre-installed and UEFI. It had both Intel on-board graphics and nVidia discrete graphics. Installing Ubuntu has turned into a nightmare. Installing from Live ...
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What is the risk of destroying working software by upgrading from natty narwhal to oneric ocelot? [closed]

I would like to know what happens with my good tuned system on natty narwhal when I upgrade to oneric-ocelot. I cannot find any threads in the forum which is very strange. Thanks for your answers in ...
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How can I get the the Windows installer (Wubi) for Ubuntu 11.04?

I'm looking for the link to have access to Windows installer for Ubuntu 11.10. My computer has trouble running Ubuntu 12.04 so I want to install an older version.
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Why does my update manager always “fail to download package files”? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to install software or upgrade from old unsupported release? I am using Ubuntu 11.04. Update Manager does not finish update since 'Applying Changes' does not finish ...
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Ubuntu Live CD hangs on boot

I have burned 11.04 to a CD to set up dual-boot. But the Ubuntu screen just stays with the dots below the name and nothing else. I would really like to try it out. Any help would be appreciated.
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No wifi connection with Atheros wifi card ar2143, gui only works in wired connection

So I've been having multiple issues installing both 12.04 and natty narwhal 11.04. I installed from a usb drive both times exactly as ubuntu.com said to onto a custom build desktop with a Atheros ...
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Problem trying to install ROOT (by CERN) on 11.04 i386

I hope you can help me with this problem. I am trying to install root in my computer, but I have a problem and I don't know what to do to solve it. I've downloaded the tar file with the root ...
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Problem Installing Ubuntu 11.04 on Dell Inspiron 1545

I had windows 7 installed on my system ( not the genuine copy ), somehow it caught up into the windows update and then it started causing problem. I had ubuntu installed inside Windows at that time. ...
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How to completely uninstall 12.04 and revert to 11.04? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to roll back Ubuntu to a previous version? I am trying to uninstall 12.04 to revert back to 11.04 due to compiler compatibility issues. I tried installing using an ...
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Should I upgrade from 11.04 to 12.04 directly or upgrade to 11.10 first [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I skip over releases? Upgrade manager is talking about doing upgrade 11.10 Can (and should) I go straight to 12.04 ? If so how (online?) ? Yup, I've backed up my ...
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Which release should I install, given my system specs?

I'm new to Ubuntu and am trying to run something better than 10.04. I have a Toshiba with the following: 1gb ram 1.86ghz processor ATI mobility radeon 600x. I was wondering which version I should use ...
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Ubuntu 11.10 - How can i install xserver-xorg-input-evtouch? apt-cache search do not show up

I have Elo touch screen, where i have been trying for long long time, which is failing. I now figure out that i have to use xserver-xorg-input-evtouch, which is the only one worked for many others. ...
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How can I remove the Ubuntu 11.04 disk partition so that there is enough free disk space to install 12.04?

When I installed Ubuntu 11.04 I took the default disk partition size, and it turned out to be too small, so now I'm having problems. I want to uninstall 11.04 and install 12.04, but unless I can ...
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How can I upgrade from 11.04 to 12.04? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Update manager doesn't offer an upgrade from 11.10 to 12.04 I am very exited about the releases and i do want to try to install it , but I can't see it , when I do ...
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Update 11.04 to 12.04 with LiveCD [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I upgrade straight from a very old release to the latest one? I'm trying to update my current Ubuntu 11.04 install to 12.04 while keeping the files, settings and ...
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i7 processor with 4 core, 8 thread system, how can i reboot Ubuntu?

I have tested Ubuntu in i7, i5 but lower then 4 core/8 thread CPU. In two system which has i7 processor with 4 core/8 thread i have the same problem. After reboot it never reboot itself auto. I need ...
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installing ubuntu 10.04 over top 11.04

im looking to install 10.04 over top the 11.04 partition, it wouldnt let. keeps giving me a "root file system not found" error ever time i manually select partition. (i have a win7 partition) 11.04 ...
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How to install VLC? When i get this error?

How to install VLC? (with error showing such). root@sun-desktop:/var/tmp# apt-get install vlc Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done vlc is ...
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Windows partition not recognized

Using Windows 7 64bit, Installing Ubuntu 11.04 64bit When trying to install Ubuntu 11.04 on an existing Windows installation I am not able to see my existing partitions not in the installation menu ...
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How to “add” space to a partitioned hard drive that has windows and Ubuntu

I am post-installation. I have Windows 7 and the newest version of Ubuntu. I am obviously an amateur because I screwed up on the partition for the hard drive during installation. Now, obviously, ...
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How can I install on a Dell M1730 laptop?

I currently have a Dell M1730 laptop that with the aquisition of my new system is now surplus, so thought it'd be good to throw Ubuntu on it (anything is better then the Vista currently on it). ...
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The installer needs to commit changes to partition, but cannot do so because partitions on the following could not be unmounted. /isodevice

The installer needs to commit changes to partition tables, but cannot do so because partitions on the following could not be unmounted. /isodevice I'm installing this from a external 1TB hard drive ...
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Any way to recover data on a re-installed Ubuntu OS on same partition? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Formatted and lost 6 years worth of photo memories.. any way to get this back? Best tools to recover removed files How do I recover Ubuntu partition after computer failure ...
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Is there a way to install multiple fonts on Ubuntu without needing to do them one at a time? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install fonts? This has been itching at me for a while and It would be great to know if theres a way to do this because, I have lots of fonts (ttf) I want to ...
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ATI Catalyst didn't update correctly and now can't boot

I recently bought a barebone with Ubuntu 11.04 64 bits installed, which worked correctly except that the video worked a bit bad. So i tried downloading ATI Catalyst from ATI web, and tried to install. ...
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How to setup a static ip in Ubuntu? Where i need network, broadcast, dns parameters to fill in from my ISP?

I have a public ip as below which is static (my isp provided) as below: IP Address: x.x.146.50 Subnet Mask: 255.255.255.240 Default Gateway: x.x.146.49 DNS1: x.x.1.196 DNS2: x.x.7.196 But ...
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Error message installing from flash drive

I am trying to install Ubuntu 11.04 from a bootable flash drive. When got window of the starting install ubuntu, after a while I get an error message: mount:mounting/dev/loop0 ...
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Proposal to update from 11.04 to 11.10 is not shown [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I upgrade from 11.04 to 11.10? I'm trying to update my Ubuntu from 11.04 version. But when I open Update Center there is no mention about upgrade to 11.10. How ...
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Unable to install PDFshuffler in ubuntu 11.04

I am unable to install pdfshuffler in ubuntu 11.04. I am getting the following error, karthick@Ubuntu-11.04:~$ sudo apt-get install pdfshuffler Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree ...
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How to install older version of GhostScript?

This is second time I get segmentation fault error when I try to run GhostScript on any PDF file with pdfwrite First time it was my previous Ubuntu 11.04 distro, which afterwards I completely remove ...
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How do I update Ubuntu Server?

I've Ubuntu Server 11.04. I want to update packages but not the core. For example, I installed subsonic with apt-get. And I see there is a new version. I could install it manually by downloading the ...
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Weird graphical bug when installing on an Asus G51jx [closed]

Each and every time I attempt to install ubuntu 11.04 or 11.10 I get this bug after the very first ubuntu loadscreen pops up from the boot cd. I have been able to successfully load 10.04 and 10.10 ...
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How do I install MySQL without a password prompt?

I'm trying to install MySQL on Ubuntu Natty without the password prompt. However, I keep getting prompted for a password at some stage after the main installation. Also, when I do enter what I ...
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Cant install/compile utorrent from tar.gz source

I tried to install/compile utorrent like that: sudo ./configure make make install and like that: sudo ./configure --prefix=/path make make install and like that: sudo ./configure ...
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First installation and failed to install grub-pc, how to solve this?

How to solve grub setup while first installation? (wrong, i choose before to make a new installation, but it was failed and now saying do it manually!! strange behaviour) (after installation, ...
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How do I install the Hughes net status meter? [closed]

I'm trying to install Hughes net status meter on Ubuntu 11.04. I need a proper installation method. I have already managed to get AdobeAirInstaller.bin downloaded and installed Adobe Air. I have ...
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Install ubuntu 11.10 from 11.04

I just tried to install ubuntu 11.10 (from 11.04). All the packages have been downloaded, and installed. But in the end (before cleaning up), a window popped up: Could not install the upgrades: The ...
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Installation error with usb flash drive

After booting from usb from flash drive, loading gets freezed. And after sometime an error is displayed..."unable to find medium containing a live file system".. what i have to do next? the os ...
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ERROR MESSAGE: E Could not get lock /var/lib/dpkg/lock - open (11 Resource temporarily unavailable) [duplicate]

I've been getting this exact error message since I installed Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal 64-bit on 10/09. I haven't installed any updates, so it can't be that, since its the first thing that pops up. ...
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How do I install Python 2.6?

I'm very new in Ubuntu,also in Linux. I've just installed Ubuntu 11.04 which comes with python 2.7 by default. But I want to install python 2.6, how am I about to do that? Thanks.
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How to setup one ethernet interface as dhcp server and another interface as static ip?

I am getting a static ip from provider. But in my Ubuntu 11.04 pc i have two reserved ethernet interface mostly both are like getting automatic dhcp IP as of now. But i want my Ethernet interface 0 ...
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Installer stuck at “Ready when you are”

I had problems with my ubuntu installation, so I tried to reinstall from the cd i had for ubuntu....it asks me first if i want to upgrade 11.04 to 11.04 or do a new installation. I selected new and I ...
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How do I fix an invalid JDownloader jar?

I tried installing JDownloader using apt-get, but the installation was interrupted by power failure. Since then I've been trying to reinstall but it gives an "Invalid jar file jdupdate.jar" error. ...
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11.04 will not run on Aspire One

I'm trying to install 11.04 but after a while it will start showing a stream of random characters on screen, then get stuck and finally open BusyBox. If I type exit there I come up with a "Panic ...
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How do I install xulrunner for mongodb?

For installing mongodb i want to install these dependenciy so when i run this command sudo apt-get install curl tcsh scons g++ xulrunner-1.9-dev libpcre++-dev libboost-dev libmozjs-dev give me ...