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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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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 ...
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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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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 ...
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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 ...
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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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No updates found after apt-get update

I think I have a problem. I'm using ubuntu 11.04 and I don't receive any new updates since 19 November when I done autoremove command. I don't believe that there are no updates.
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apt package for 11.04 for Python 2.7.3?

I want to upgrade Python on my 11.04 server from Python 2.7.1 to Python 2.7.3. I assumed that if I did an apt-get install Python2.7 that 2.7.3 would have automatically been available and would have ...
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libgl1-mesa-glx is not configured yet

Since my sudo apt-get upgrade today I have this weird error(s) in the end of each software installation with apt-get, for instance : $apt-get -f install Reading package lists... Done Building ...
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Can't install software by terminal

I don't know what packages i have installed that i no longer can get and install packages in terminal. e.g. when trying to install Prozgui, i got this error: Traceback (most recent call last): File ...
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Failed application install seems to have corrupted apt-get, how do I force it to forget?

My HTPC is running ubuntu 11.04 and I tried installing boxee a while back. I got it to install, but everytime I try to use apt-get now, it says: $ sudo apt-get upgrade Reading package lists... Done ...
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10.10 to 11.04 upgrade unmet dependencies

I was trying to upgrade my system from 10.10 to 11.04. The following packages have unmet dependencies: plymouth : Depends: libdrm-nouveau1a (>= 2.4.23) but it is not installed ...
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How to only apt-get upgrade Certain Applications?

I only have a traffic-limited mobile broadband connection at my disposal. sudo apt-get dist-upgrade wants to get ~500MB of data which is not feasible for me right now. Hence, is it possible to only ...
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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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Slow installation of applications in Ubuntu Software Center?

I have installed Ubuntu 11.04 desktop and I am in the process of learning. I want to install some applications from the Ubuntu Software Center, but the installation process is quite long and slow. ...
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How do I fix an error while updating packages cache? [closed]

When I try to update in Ubuntu 11.04 after installation, I get the following error E: Some index files failed to download. They have been ignored, or old ones used instead. I tried the following ...
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Is is possible to have a different sources.list file on the same machine, and each assigned to a different user account?

I want to set up a user account on my laptop to access the network of my office, and in order to do that i need to install applications using my office ubuntu repos, is it possible to create a sources ...
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How can i fix some broken packages PyQt packages?

I'm trying to install PyQt but i've met some difficulties (i.e packages that won't be updated and stuff like that). I'm not very proficient with Ubuntu, so some help is needed. Here's the output i get ...
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Can I save a copy of the LAMP stack locally?

Is there any way to download LAMP and save it to the HDD so next time if i install a newer Ubuntu i dont have to download it again ? I just switched to Ubuntu today, is there anyway to save the EXE ...
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Help! I broke apt-get with partial install of ubuntu-restricted-extras [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Cannot install any software from the Software Center due to ttf-mscorefonts-installer package error I was trying to install ubuntu-restricted-extras from the command ...
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How do I update virtualenv?

I have installed python-virtualenv version 1.4.9 and the latest version is 1.6.1. How do I update to version 1.6.1. Do I have to uninstall version 1.4.9? If so, how do I uninstall it? (Crossposted ...
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How do I force apt-get to update the state of package versions?

I installed Natty Narwhal last night, and cam across a problem with update manager. I had initially instructed update manager to "Install updates", but the dialog that popped up stayed on "waiting..." ...
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How to know which versions of application I can install via apt

I try to use apt-cache search gedit But there is no information about version. I am trying to install gedit 2.30.4 (by default it is 3.x on Gnome 3). But there is no gedit with this version. sudo ...
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apt-get doesn't load third-party PPA's

I have a server running Ubuntu Server 11.04, and when I add a PPA via add-apt-repository, apt-get doesn't load the PPA when I do apt-get update. It's specifically this PPA I need to add, but same ...
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How to install Gloobus Preview in Natty?

I keep getting this error when I try to install Gloobus preview in Natty : Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some packages could not be ...
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What happened to /etc/apt/apt.conf?

I was browsing through the apt folder to try my proxy settings and I was unable to find the apt.conf file in Ubuntu 11.04. Is there any alternative file for it? Adding proxy settings to 99-synaptic ...
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Today's dist-upgrade on Natty

Apt resulted few erronous lines on dist-upgrade. Preparing to replace gir1.2-mutter-2.91 2.91.93-0ubuntu1~build1 (using .../gir1.2-mutter-2.91_3.0.0-0ubuntu1~build1_amd64.deb) ... Unpacking ...
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Installing Axel?

How do I install axel on Natty Narwhal? I tried sudo apt-get install axel but it came back with this: james@james-ubuntu-11-04:~$ sudo apt-get install axel [sudo] password for james: Reading ...