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Do I need to upgrade my kernel?

my first post here, so be kind, lol, I know you will be. I run a dual boot between Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit and Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, and the Linux is a whole new learning curve for me. I bought an ...
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Upgraded my 32 bit machine with 64 bit live image of Ubuntu 14.04 by accident!

I just upgraded my 64 bit laptop successfully to Ubuntu 14.04 using a 64 bit live image and then upgraded my Desktop with the same 64 bit image forgetting that my desktop is a 32 bit machine. Now my ...
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Can I keep /home and /opt when reinstalling 64-bit over 32-bit?

I tried upgrading Ubuntu from 13.04 to 13.10 (32-bit), but the upgrade failed, and the PC is not booting, so now I am planning to go for fresh install of 14.04 64-bit. I had sevaral data partitions ...
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error occur when sudo apt-get update

Below error was occur after upgrading Ubuntu 14.04 from 13.01: (gedit:15234): IBUS-WARNING **: The owner of /home/jez/.config/ibus/bus is not root! jez@JEZZONEFLY:~$ sudo apt-get update 忽略 ...
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Upgrade to Ubuntu 14.04

Yesterday 17/04/14 I tried an upgrade from Ubuntu 13.10 to 14.04. The process went fine without error messages. Then came the reboot and it stuck booting. All booting messages went through then it ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 - Will there be an option to upgrade from 32 bit to 64 bit [duplicate]

Will there be an option in the new Ubuntu 14.04 release to migrate from a 32bit to 64bit version of Ubuntu? Seems like many users require this functionality in a supported way without doing a fresh ...
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How can i upgrade 32bit 12.04 LTS to 64-bit 12.04LTS ubuntu [duplicate]

I just want to upgrade my Ubuntu 12.04LTS 32-bit to 64-bit. I want to install software which woks well with 64-bitOS.I don't want to reinstall because I have done installing and uninstalling different ...
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Upgrading from Ubuntu 32 bit to 64 bit with software raid

I'm currently running Ubuntu 13.04 32 bit. I'd like to move to 64 bit and everything I've read has stated that I should probably completely reinstall to do so. I have my OS on a 1GB hard drive and ...
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Upgrading ubuntu 12.04 from 32 to 64 bit

So I know this has been asked alot on this site, but I want to be a 100% sure if I am doing it correct (seeing as I don't want to break my notebook or what not). I read several questions and I think ...
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Is going 64-bit ubuntu is good? [duplicate]

Is it all right to upgrade to 64 bit 13.04 ubuntu with this specs? My specs: Processor: Intel P6200 GPU: Intel HD Graphics RAM: 2GB By the way I have read this : ...
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Will I have to reformat my disk that is running ubuntu 13.04 64bit after upgrading my Motherboard and CPU? details inside

Im currently running ubuntu 13.04 64 bit on a custom computer that consists of a asus a8n-sli deluxe mobo and a AMD athlon 64 FX-60 Dual Core processor x 2 with 4 gb ram. The OS works great and ...
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64-bit install broken after 13.04 upgrade

I have Samsung R780 laptop (Core i5, NVidia) on which I had run Ubuntu successfully (save for glitchy wireless) for two years. However, after last upgrade the installation broke, and I cannot even ...
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What is the technical reason preventing a simple upgrade (non-destructive) from 32 to 64-bit?

I was under the impression that upgrading from 32-bit to 64-bit required a new kernel. This would mean replacing the kernel is all that would be needed. Perhaps drivers and libraries need to be ...
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Upgrade to 12.04 64 bit

Tonight i will be updgrading my 32bit to 64bit. These may seem like basic questions but not my area of expertise. Fresh install is the way, so i will be downloading from site onto USB. I will back up ...
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Reccomended upgrade for Ram Ubuntu 12.04

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 32 bit on my laptop (Toshiba Sattelite L-450), the spec is as follows Memory: 2.8gb Intel® Celeron(R) CPU 900 @ 2.20GHz Graphics Mobile Intel® GM45 Express Chipset ...
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Can I upgrade my 32-bit version of Ubuntu to 64-bit Ubuntu?

For a while, I have been using a 32-bit version of Ubuntu, and I have been considering switching to the 64-bit version. Because I am not too familiar with the ins and outs of Ubuntu yet, I was ...
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Tripple booting with Refit

I am currently working on a MAC that is dual booting Ubuntu 10.04 32-bit with MAC OS X (Lion I think) 64-bit via Refit; I never use the OS X partition because I can't stand the UI on Macs, my question ...
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How do I upgrade Ubuntu to amd64 from i386 on my dual boot system? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it possible to “upgrade” from a 32bit to a 64bit installation? In my system, Windows and Ubuntu are installed alongside (dual boot). I wish to upgrade Ubuntu to 64 ...
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1answer
590 views

cannot be configured because libattr1:i386 is at a different version

I cannot upgrade or install any software. Problem started few weeks ago, when I tried to upgrade from 12.04 to 12.10 alpha. I was getting an error parsing file /var/lib/dpkg/status. But with my ...
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Switching from 32 to 64 bit via upgrade [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I switch a 32-bit installation to a 64-bit one? I was quite sure myself that it's not possible to switch from a 32-bit to a 64-bit Ubuntu without a clean ...
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1answer
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Can I Upgrade From 32-Bit to 64-Bit? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I switch a 32-bit installation to a 64-bit one? I have a 64-bit processor (Intel i3 second gen), and when I installed Ubuntu I went with the 32-bit version ...
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Should I upgrade to 64 bit Ubuntu with an old laptop model?

I just realized, and I mean it literally just a few minutes ago, that my processor Intel T5870 supports 64-bit. I have had this laptop (ThinkPad R61i) for two years mainly running Ubuntu 32-bit. So ...
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Multiple identical items in software sources other software [duplicate]

After upgrading to 12.04 Gnome Classic amd64, I have multiple duplicate items, three each of "Conical Partners-software packaged by Canonical for their partners" and "Conical Partners-software ...
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Updates listed but not installed

After upgrading to 12.04 Gnome Classic amd64, several updates are listed in update manager, but do not install. In my x86 upgrade this is not happening. The amd64 upgrade is a disaster with many ...
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Can't load 12.04 from CD

I've got 32bit version of 11.10 and I want to upgrade to 64bit 12.04. I've tried booting the ISO from a USB and a CD but when I chose the boot option it just goes straight through to my normal ...
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953 views

Cheap PC specs run Ubuntu 11.10 64-bit? [closed]

Would the below PC specs run Ubuntu 11.10 64-bit at optimal performance? ASRock Motherboard H61M-S,H61, LGA1155 , 2xDDR3 Slot ,PCIe x16 GBL VGA DVI uATX Intel Celeron G530 LGA1155 CPU 2.4Ghz 2Mb ...
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libglib2.0 errors on 11.10 upgrade and installing ia32-libs

Ran through the upgrade to 11.10 and bunch of errors came back. After some initial diagnosis and autoremove via apt-get, I've still got 17 packages that won't install. Running dpkg --audit gives me: ...
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Upgrade from 32 bit to 64 Bit? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it possible to "upgrade" from a 32bit to a 64bit installation? I would like to know if it is possible to upgrade from 32 bit to 64 bit. Say currently I am ...
3
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2answers
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Moving to New Machine… also upgrade to 64bit. What steps?

I am about to move to a new Lenovo X201 from current X61. Current setup has separate \home, separate swap file, also separate \Data partition. Am currently running 10.04 32 bit. Am considering running ...
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481 views

Can I upgrade from a 32-bit install to a 64-bit one? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it possible to “upgrade” from a 32bit to a 64bit installation? This may be a completely wacky idea, but I have 10.04 32-bit installed and want to update ...
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Is it possible to “upgrade” from a 32bit to a 64bit installation?

As per title, I wish to know if I can, after a successful 32bit setup and consequent software installations, update to a 64bit version. I know how to partition (actually one of the solutions is to ...