Codenamed "Raring Ringtail", this version was released on Apr 25, 2013 and is no longer supported since Jan 27, 2014. Questions about unsupported versions are likely to be closed as off-topic.

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Same Mobile broadband connection working in 13.04 but not in 14.04

The mobile broadband connection in question is an EVDO one, its working great in 13.04 (my current OS) but since I am trying to install 14.04 and during install process when I try to connect to ...
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Not able to ping continuously Ubuntu 14.04 on lan

I am in a proxy server. Whenever I ping to any proxy, the ping works for few seconds then halts and again it starts pinging. This cycle continues. Same happens with internet access. Last time it ...
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I'm not able to see what i type in terminal [closed]

I'm not able to see what I type in terminal, the page looks black. Second thing is I'm not able hear my sound while playing media and there is no icon of sound shown in my desktop. I'm not able ...
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**how to copy the ubuntu from cd to pen drive** [closed]

This is to bring to inform you that , I would like to copy the ubuntu from cd to pendrive which i was trying every time very hard please the answer for what i do
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want to switch from ubuntu 14.04 to windows7 using usb [duplicate]

I was using windows7 and installed ubuntu 13.04 which became the only os of my laptop. Now i want to reinstall windows7 again.I am unable to do so. please help
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Is there any way that I can use Ubuntu 13.04 since it is no longer supported? [duplicate]

I (regrettably) upgraded my desktop to Ubuntu 14.04 but have been disappointed in performance of certain applications. Is it possible to download any software so that I can use 13.04 even though it ...
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Can't install git on Ubuntu, Unable to fetch some archives? [duplicate]

Trying to install git onto Ubuntu 13.04. Getting this error message. Tried sudo-apt get update and same problem. Very new to Ubuntu so your help will be appreciated. Err ...
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unable to install ap-hotspot ubuntu 13.04

Am able to connect to wifi networks with my RALINK adaptor (5370). I wanted to create wifi-hotspot with it(supports mastermode) Am trying to install ap-hotspot through below commands sudo ...
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Unknown Password on Ubuntu 13.04 [duplicate]

I have Ubuntu 13.04 set up to dual boot with Windows 7 using GRUB. I barely remember changing my password to something "brilliant," but I have no idea what it is. I'm new at this stuff, but I do know ...
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How Do I Install Ubuntu On A 2GB (No Software) PC? [duplicate]

I would like to have a detailed video on how to install Ubuntu I have the file downloading and this is my 7th time trying to install this software, I would also like to know how to use my USB to ...
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removing shutdown option from menu

I want to remove shutdown, restart and all other menus except logout from UI on desktop. I want to keep them only for root or particular user. How can I do that?
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What does dpkg --configure -a do?

The title explains it, but why should have to use it when I am installing a package via Terminal on my box then the installation fails, why is this and what does "dpkg --configure -a" do to fix it ...
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Data not routing through openvpn in linux

I am using openvpn services provided by vpnbook.com It runs properly but data is not being routed through it. I mean if I change my browser settings after running openvpn it shows nothing. Also I am ...
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Xubuntu dual monitor broke display

After I used Settings > Display to enable my second monitor, my first display is not working anymore either. So I enabled both, then clicked save configuration since it was working and boom it ...
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Why did my apt-get suddenly stop working? [duplicate]

Since yesterday I've been unable to install stuff. I get errors like this: Failed to fetch http://in.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/libb/libbsd/libbsd-dev_0.4.2-1ubuntu1_amd64.deb 404 Not ...
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Can I avoid reinstalling from scratch?

I asked for assistance about a month ago, but haven't received a single response. If I asked incorrectly or broke etiquette rules I am truly sorry. The link to my original query (in case anybody ...
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Failed ubuntu-windows8 dual boot: Is uninstalling ubuntu the answer?

I have an Acer Aspire E1-472G with windows 8.1 So after installing ubuntu, something went wrong and I could not boot into windows8.1 and I cannot access my files in any drive except for my ubuntu ...
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MEncoder Install on Ubuntu

I am writing this after checking almost all the posts but none of those solved my problem. I am trying to install mencoder to process some videos but there are strange errors coming. For examples when ...
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How to upgrade from Ubuntu 13.04 to 13.10 or 14.04? [duplicate]

I have my staging server that is running on Ubuntu 13.04 and my local machine which is running on 13.10. Every time I try to do either sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install (anything) it works ...
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After 13.04, 13.10, 12.10 EOL, is it possible to upgrade to 14.04 from 12.10? [duplicate]

I guess, the title can describe the real problem. I know that upgrading from 12.10 to 14.04 require step by step upgrades from 12.10 to 13.04 to 13.10 to 14.04 LTS.But after the EOL of 12.10, 13.04, ...
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Which server version (64-bit) of Ubuntu will be suitable (for Gazebo and Ros Simulation)?

I am using Dell Precision T7500 Chassis (Intel(R) Xeon(R) E5606 2.13GHz, 8M cache, 4.8 GT/s QPI, Turbo, HT, 4C,NVIDIA Tesla C2050 Graphic Card,1GB NVIDIA Quadro 600,Dual Monitor,1DP & 1DVI) as ...
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Unable to write in folder in which my user has write access

Before I say anything, I know how permission for groups and users works. My setup is: a. my user is monkey and is in the group www-data groups monkey monkey : monkey adm cdrom sudo dip ...
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Multi-Seat On Laptop

I know very well this may be a duplicate but I'm going to risk it. I have a blazing fast Ubuntu laptop with a lot of usb ports and I want to run multi-seat on it. The problem is, I only have one ...
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sudo apt-get gives 404 error. Ubuntu 13.04 [duplicate]

Whenever I type sudo apt-get <option> in my terminal, whether it be update,upgrade, or install, it always gives 404 Not Found [IP: 91.189.91.13 80] and ends with E: Aborting Install. I use ...
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why everything is reverted back in PATH env variable after reopening shell?

As far as I know PATH is not a temporary variable. And when you reopen your terminal it should work as before. In my case it's not. What I do is to add another path to $PATH: export ...
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Are raring arm packages available someplace? [duplicate]

I neglected to update my ARM system from raring to saucy in time. Now I can't install update-manager-core; things are missing. Is there a way to manually update sources.list to point to some sort of ...
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software install issue with package manager

My OS is Ubuntu 13.04 Recently something had happened with Pacakage Manager and its giving issues when i try install some software. If i try to install from Ubuntu Software Center, it says ...
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Deleting Lamp and guest account without affecting default or main Root account

I'm new to adding accounts and I notice that the programs installed in the regular default/main root account are also installed in the newuser (guest) account I created with root privileges as well. I ...
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Enabled Speech Dispatcher, Now running in low graphics mode!

all. I'm running Ubuntu 13.04 on an HP pavilion. I noticed the sound had stopped working randomly. I googled this, and someone said to enable speech dispatcher and reboot. I did this, but now all ...
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Which Ubuntu version is suitatable for Gazebo and Ros Hydro Simulator?

I am working on server with 64 bit,8Gb RAM,500Gb HD and nVidia TESLA C2050. I have to use Gazebo and Ros Hydro Simulator for simulating purpose. If anyone has work experience and idea in this ...
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Booting Problems

So, my computer decided to hate me and will not boot Linux Ubuntu but will boot Windows 7 (slowly compared to its usual, but it will). Maybe someone can help me. Begin: Running ...
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Command line upgrade after current version no longer supported [duplicate]

I was trying to install some php5 modules on my Virtual Private Server and they weren't found. The server runs Ubuntu 13.04. So I ran sudo apt-get update and noticed that many of the sites were not ...
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Dual booting Windows8 and Ubuntu on 2 separate drives: the allocation slider: What is left what is right

So I just added an old 120GB HDD that I scavenged from my dead xbox360 to my computer, and it works perfectly, I have used it already on windows simply to store files. Now I want to use it to dual ...
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Cant upgrade from 13.04 to 14.04 [duplicate]

I have 13.04 and I am trying to upgrade by cd to 14.04, because my update manager always says it cant find updates, but the option for upgrading is grey. what do I do?
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How to install Oracle in UBUNTU 32 bit [duplicate]

I need the download link of Oracle for ubuntu 32 bit and instruction how to install it....Please help
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Problem after editing rc.local in Ubuntu

I had a problem with QT Creator debugger. I received this error whenever I tried to debug : ptrace: Operation not permitted. Could not attach to the process. Make sure no other debugger traces this ...
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Screen brightness is always full [duplicate]

The screen brightness of my laptop is always full when I log in Ubuntu. When I set it low and restarts its again on its maximum. I want it to remember my last choice. How to do this?
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Ubuntu 13.04 Unable to locate package package-name [duplicate]

I was using Ubuntu 12.04. But today I just made format my system and installed Ubuntu 13.04. I have made copied the archive file (/var/cache/apt/archives) from Ubuntu 12.04 and made paste to 13.04 . ...
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I cannot delete a folder from a driver (ubuntu 13.04) [closed]

When i try to delete a folder from a drive its saying through UI Error while deleting. Could not remove the folder New_Movie When i clicked show details , its showing Could not remove the folder ...
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How to install OpenCl and CUDA

I have desktop computer : CPU : Intel® Core™ i7-4770 CPU @ 3.40GHz × 8 GPU : GeForce GTX 770/PCIe/SSE2 I would like to use OpenCL/ CUDA in my own C programs. I can use : old Ubuntu = 13.04/ 64 ...
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I want to disable USB storage but usb mouse keyboard and datacard should work in any version of ubuntu

I want to disable USB storage but usb mouse keyboard and datacard should work in any version of ubuntu like ubuntu 12.04 or ubuntu 13.10 Thanks & Regards Rohit
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How to create partition after ubuntu installed

I bought my laptop online with Ubuntu OS pre-installed and with default partitions. Problem: How to change the partition size or create a new one ? Here is an image showing my current partitions
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How to upgrade Ubuntu 13.10 (end of life) to Ubuntu 14.04? [duplicate]

I've EOL release of Ubuntu 13.10. Now I want to upgrade to next release. For this I read many sites. So herein I would like to clarify & confirm ways for the same. 1) This site of ubuntu mentions ...
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Why can't I install any applications using my Ubuntu 13.04 Software Center? [duplicate]

First of all, I'm a complete Linux newbie. Aside from some Linux videos I've watched on YouTube, I don't know too much about it (at least, not the programming side). So I just installed Ubuntu 13.04 ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 all apt-get mirrors down [duplicate]

Apparently I can't get apt-get, as well as the ubuntu software centre, connect to any repository. I also tried to look for a suitable mirror using the ubuntu software centre (software sources->ubuntu ...
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Ubuntu Desktop is flashing and doesn't start anymore after reinstalling ubuntu-desktop?

I need some help to fix this. Today I've decided to upgrade my Ubuntu disto from 13.04 to 14.04. I found this tutorial on the net -> ...
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Unable to upgrade from 13.04 to 14.04 [closed]

I'm running Ubuntu 13.04, and would like to upgrade to 14.04. Entering the following commands gives me output indicating that it cannot be done. $ lsb_release -a No LSB modules are available. ...
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Can't upgrade Ubuntu 13.04 because of broken python [duplicate]

Because of broken python I can't do anything. apt-get got broken. When I run "do-release-upgrade" I get: root@virtman:/home# sudo do-release-upgrade Could not find platform independent libraries ...
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Can't update my Ubuntu 13.04 [duplicate]

First I just tried to install a software: sudo apt-get install xvfb It returns: Err http://br.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ raring-updates/main xvfb amd64 2:1.13.3-0ubuntu6.2 404 Not Found [IP: ...
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Blank screen after logon [closed]

With the help of my local FreeGeek neighbours, I installed Ubuntu 3.5.0-49-generic as a dual boot (GRUB 1.99-21ubuntu3.14) on my old XP machine: Mobo: ASUS P4P800 CPU: Pentium 4, 2.60 GHz RAM: 1 GB ...