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Failed to fetch repositories; a particular case

This is the question with many answers but I am not sure how to apply them. I please for the particular solution: what to add or remove by changing to comment in the following files and what to check ...
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Made huge mistake when updating, nothing seems to work

I recently tried to update my old song laptop to 12.4 to make it more useable, but I accidentally closed the computer without thinking while it was installing packages. Now I've turned it back on and ...
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Getting Error with sudo apt-get update?

As I go into terminal with Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit. I type in `sudo apt-get update. I enter in the required password. The termianl with process the request toward checking if there are any updates! As it ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 - after update it boots in command line only (no windows manager)

I have Ubuntu 12.04, which has been working great for me since I installed it a year ago. Yesterday I ran the updates that update manager recommended. (Last time I ran updates before was about a week ...
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Is it required to update from Ubuntu 12.04 to 14.04? [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 on my Samsung Chromebook and I have found that Ubuntu 14.04 does not work with unity on my Chromebook. So do I have to update Ubuntu to 14.04 now or can I continue to use 12.04 ...
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login sound not working in ubuntu 14.04 after a update

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 the login sound was working but now for the past 2 weeks it is not working I have tried using Ubuntu tweak today to turn off the login sound and turn it back on but it did not ...
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Cannot enter ubuntu graphical environment after update

I was using ubuntu 12.04 LTS version and everything was working fine. Yesterday I decided to update using the option in the update manager to ubuntu 14. Everything went smoothly in the installation ...
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183 views

Upgrade from 12.04 to 14.04 problems

Having some problems! Every time I try perform the update from 12.04 to 14.04 I am met with the following error: kev@masterpc:~$ sudo do-release-upgrade Checking for a new Ubuntu release Err Upgrade ...
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Graphics info not recognized in System info after updating

I have updated hardware package but after installing this package System info not showing graphics detail.
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Display challenges after Ubuntu 12.04 updates

first posting to this board and a newish Linux user. I am running Ubuntu Version 12.04 LTS via Virtual Box version 4.3.12 r93733. It just went through a series of updates and after restarting my Dash ...
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broken-package-after-update-linux-headers-error-brokencount-0?rq=1

My platform is Ubuntu 12.04. I have been reading and this text actually follows the flow on the link, Broken package after update: linux-headers, error brokencount >0 I have a broken package ...
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1answer
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How to update “/usr/arm-linux-gnueabi/include/” libraries on ubuntu 12.04 LTS?

A Ubuntu 12.04 LTS platform is been used to develop embedded Linux software for ARM cortex-A8 hardware platform (beaglebone black). To communicate on the I2C bus on target device, it is recommended ...
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Can I run Ubuntu 12.04.5 with 3.8 kernel and still have kernel security updates?

My 12.04 is asking me to update the HWE layer, but when I've made it last time all my VM stopped working correctly because of a bug in the 3.13 kernel. So I have reinstalled a clean 14.04 but the KVM ...
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1answer
61 views

12.04 LTS will no longer download updates

The machine is a newish one using the 64 version. It has always updated OK but now I get the message: Failed to fetch ...
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Error message “Failed to fetch Fetching the upgrade failed. There may be a network problem” when upgrading ubuntu 12.04 to ubuntu 12.10!

Ok. I really want ubuntu 12.10 but there is one problem. Whenever I try the upgrade, it says the error message Failed to fetch Fetching the upgrade failed. There may be a network problem What is ...
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Why apt-get update works but upgrade gives 403 Forbidden?

I have a working Ubuntu 12.04 environment behind a proxy with all settings correct but sudo apt-get upgrade fails to work with error 403 Forbidden for every server. However, sudo apt-get update works ...
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775 views

Where is the update to 14.04.1 in update-manager?

I am not looking for a workaround or a hack. I am just confused. 14.04.1 has been released now for a week, and one of my machines which is on 12.04, and another one which is on 14.04 both don't have ...
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Networking doesn't work after update

I recently installed updates to my ubuntu 12.04 installation notified to me via the updates manager. On completion, when I did a restart, no networking, wireless or cable, was working. Networking ...
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Is upgrading to 14.04 from 12.04, rather than just updating the kernel, going to make FG and Celestia work again?

I did the HWE update, but Flightgear and Celestia don't run--would those programs run again if I did an upgrade to 14.04 from 12.04, rather than an update? Thanks!
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS stops at start

I've installed the updates, and at the end it asked me to restart the computer. After I restarted, it stops at the booting. All I see is: black screen, Ubuntu 12.04 and the four dots in the middle of ...
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1answer
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strange update notice

Is this normal? I don't have flashplugin installed. Failure to download extra data filesName-ar.UTF-8: فشل تنزيل ملفات البيانات الإضافيةName-ast.UTF-8: Fallu al descargar ficheros de datos ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS crash after updating from software updater [closed]

I updated my system today and noticed that there was a hardware update as well. I've never heard of a hardware update but I updated anyway. System had to be restarted after update but I was ...
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No sound after updates in Xubuntu 12.04

After installing updates all my computer was muted. I have tried turning the volume up in gnome alsa mixer and I switched to pulse audio but nothing worked. Does anyone else who has encountered this ...
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1answer
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ubuntu 12.04 kernel 3.13.0.30

I have a Dell Inspiron 15 with ATI graphics card. Everything was working without any problems until kernel 3.8. During the regular updates Ubuntu suggested to update to kernel 3.13.0.30. After that ...
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162 views

Failed to download repository information 12.04

While trying to update my computer i get the following error W:Failed to fetch http://deb.torproject.org/torproject.org/dists/<precise>/main/binary-i386/Packages 403 Forbidden , E:Some index ...
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0answers
17 views

Update failed what to do? [duplicate]

Failed to fetch http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/l/linux-lts-quantal/linux-headers-3.5.0-52-generic_3.5.0-52.78~precise1_amd64.deb Could not resolve 'security.ubuntu.com' Failed to fetch ...
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0answers
61 views

Ubuntu dependency problems

My ubuntu 12.4 box has been off for 10 days. Upon returning to it I have found that there's no sound and steam games (for linux) won't start. There is a dependancy problem. I'm guessing is causing ...
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1answer
137 views

New PHP5.3.10 update error

After receiving the latest announcement about security vulnerabilities of PHP5 (Ubuntu Security Notice USN-2254-1) I decided to upgrade my server, but I ran into some problems. The new packages listed ...
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Moing from 12.04 to 14.04 [duplicate]

I'm currently on a system that runs only 12.04. I have downloaded the 14.04 iso file. My CD ROM isnt working so i dont have the option of installing through the CD which i followed last time when i ...
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1answer
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Cannot update because of Missing packages (12.04 LTS)

I'm not being able to update my Ubuntu 12.04 because of missing packages, how can I solve it? Here's a link of the error I'm getting every time I want to update: Thanks in advance
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problem while updating 12.04 to 14.04 [duplicate]

I currently have ubuntu 12.04 and when I try to update the version 14.04 after a while appears that message: W:Failed to fetch http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/dists/hardy/universe/source/Sources ...
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Package management fails in update-manager with gzip problems and compilation errors. U12.04LTS

Similar to but not the same as Package management system corrupted. Cannot install or remove packages. U12.04LTS (an earlier problem) with package management system. Followed all of L. D. James ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 failure to update

I am trying to update my ubuntu with "sudo-apt-get update" Below is the error I am getting. Kindly help me resolve. $ sudo apt-get update Err http://security.ubuntu.com precise-security Release.gpg ...
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How can I tell which backport'ed drivers are currently installed on my Ubuntu 12.04 LTS?

I have had major problems with my wifi but currently my 12.04 kernel with some backport drivers that I had installed works. Now I may need to update the kernel (minor version change) and I don't want ...
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1answer
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Sudo apt-get update problem 12.04

Please Guys help me to fix this issues with update my Ubuntu 12.04 desktop: Get:38 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com precise/universe Translation-en [3,341 kB] Fetched 24.5 MB in 7min 9s (57.1 kB/s) ...
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Unable to run 'sudo apt-get dist-upgrade' due to authentication issues (Plesk repository)

I've just attempted to run sudo apt-get dist-upgrade on my Ubuntu box, but am getting the following error... WARNING: The following packages cannot be authenticated! librdbmspp php5-ioncube-loader ...
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E:Problem with MergeList [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 with all updates installed (... until this problem occurred this morning...) However, when I tried to to update using the Update-Manager I got the following error message: ...
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tzdata-java / tzdata package update error ubuntu precise 12.04

I had an unexpected error while updating the tzdata-java package (through daily updates). The following packages have unmet dependencies: tzdata-java : Depends: tzdata (= 2014c-0ubuntu0.12.04) but ...
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Updating a package using a .deb?

I´m using ubuntu 12.04 LTS (precise/amd64), I have installed virtualbox-4.3, I was forced to install it with a downloaded package (.deb) because I could not download it normally, I used "Free Download ...
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1answer
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after 2nd update of Ubuntu 12.04 LTS no wlan0 again

I have a Dell laptop with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (kernel 3.5.0-49-generic) with qualcomm atheros qca9565 The first time, I did update and all the connections with the internet were lost. Step by step, I ...
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After update on 12.04, right speaker is not working on Asus?

My speakers were working fine until recent update on Ubuntu 12.04. My right speaker stopped working after update now only left speaker works. Does anyone know how to fix this? p.s speakers work on ...
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updated chrome, now pipelight not working

On my Pc that I only use to stream Amazon instant video. I have pipelight that up to now has been running fine I'm using Ubuntu 12.04, with Chrome as my browser and the user-agent switcher set up for ...
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How can I update my system? [duplicate]

Currently, when I run the Update Manager in 12.04.1 LTS , I get since some weels: How can I update from this state? Update $ sudo apt-get update Get:1 http://at.archive.ubuntu.com precise ...
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12.04 w/3.2.0-60-generic boot fail

I am NEW to Ubuntu, speak to me as if I'm an elementary student. I DO NOT KNOW HOW TO reprogram or edit code, but I could do it if I'm given step by step instructions. I was helping a friend with ...
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Error when updating my new Ubuntu 12.04 LTS laptop

I have just bought a dell inspiron 3537 with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS pre-installed. However, update manager cannot successfully finish the initial update. Here's part of the log at ...
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dpkg “missing version” for libcgns2-dbg in /var/lib/dpkg/available — can't do update - how can I fix this?

dpkg: warning: parsing file '/var/lib/dpkg/available' near line 839085 package 'libcgns2-dbg': missing description dpkg: error: parsing file '/var/lib/dpkg/available' near line 839085 package ...
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I installed 12.04, worked great, installed updates, everything (EVERYTHING!) broke [duplicate]

So, I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 on an old desktop. It worked great, wifi, aptitude, printing, wine, everything I like about linux basically. But then it notified me there were updates available ...
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Updating calibre in 12.04 without losing the library

I have calibre 0.8.38 installed in my 12.04. For some reason convert Ebooks option is not working with all the jobs stuck at 1% with status "Converting input to HTML" (It was working fine previously). ...
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will updates harm my Kubuntu install on Mac iBook G4 PPC?

I'm really grateful to those who have made Ubuntu/Kubuntu/Lubuntu possible for the iBook G4! I recently installed Kubuntu to get a little extra productivity out of my old Mac, and it's working well. ...
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Firefox is lagging after update to the 29 version

Today's update of Firefox to the 29 version makes browsing very slow. For example Firefox incredibly lagging when I am zooming or moving on google maps. Does anyone the same problem? How can I speed ...