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How can I revert from 13.10 to 12.04?

I upgraded my distro from 12.04 to 13.10, but it seems to have crashed my machine. I'm dual-booting, and grub is okay - but my desktop appears with errors. I can't shut down properly, because the ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 upgraded from 13.04 issues

The keyboard stopped working after a while, I started using 13.04 again VIA USB because I am waiting for the keyboard issues that 13.10 has to get an update. 13.04 had tons of issues I didn't care ...
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Downgrade to LTS version, preserving /home partition: Should I expect this to work?

Specifically, I'm installing Kubuntu 12.04 over 13.04. And in fact I've already done it, and it seems to have at least mostly worked, but I'm wondering whether this one anomaly is likely to be ...
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Uninstall ubuntu 12.04 and install 11.04

I'm a newbie to Ubuntu. I have been using it as a dual boot on one laptop with ubuntu 11.04 I believe. I downloaded Ubuntu 12.04 on my good laptop as a dual boot and it is really slow. I have plenty ...
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How to downgrade kernel image?

Recently I updated my linux kernel from 3.0.0-17 to 3.0.0-18. And now chromium keeps giving me a segmentation fault and so does ubuntu-bug and even nautilus. Now I want to downgrade back to 3.0.0-17 ...
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How can I update application?

I had some problems with Ubuntu 11.10 (my PC is too old for it) and decided to downgrade to 10.04 LTS. Everything is fine except that all programs that are installed aren't up to date. For instance ...
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Downgrade Firefox 7 to FF6

System: Ubuntu 10.04 For testing purposes I need to downgrade from FF7 to FF6. I'm aware of this answer: How to downgrade to Firefox 4 on 11.04 but my Synaptic Package Manager only offers me 7.01, ...
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Unable to run Sakis3g after downgrading to gnome 2?

After downgrading to Gnome 2 from Gnome 3 in Ubuntu 11.04 I was unable to run sakis3g. Whenever I run it nothing open up. Yes I have checked to execute the script in permissions. I was able to open it ...
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Any way to downgrade Ubuntu One recent updates?

Im running the Ubuntu One nightlies PPA on my 10.10 Meerkat installation. It works great on my home desktop and on my laptop, but at work I did an update the other day that updated the Ubuntu One ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 Very Big Issue

About a minute after logging into my PC, after installing 13.10 Saucy Salamander from Precise Pangolin, I am unable to click on any window, or move any window, or click on anything in any window, or ...
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Is there a way to downgrade Ubuntu without losing any files?

I want to downgrade ubuntu 13.10 to ubuntu 12.04 LTS without losing the installed apps and my files in the ubuntu folders.
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Downgrade php5-sybase using apt-get

I'm trying to downgrade php5-sybase on a Turnkey Linux VM to avoid this bug in version 5.4.4-14+deb7u7. I've tried: apt-get install php5-sybase=5.4.4-14+deb7u2 but get Version 5.4.4-14+deb7u2 ...
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Ubuntu Server 13.10: How to downgrade kernel

Ubuntu Server 13.10 appears to be very unstable, I got random crashes of the system with no apparent reason and nothing is showing in syslog. This is screenshot from the console when the crash ...
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How to downgrade a package using dpkg

I want to downgrade some packages. I search and find How to downgrade packages on Ubuntu? and this Need to downgrade a package with many dependents and this How to Downgrade a Package via apt-get?. ...
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How to downgrade the Thunderbird

I am using Thunderbird 24.2.0 and Ubuntu 13.10. I want to downgrade to the Thunderbird Version 17.0.11esr. http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/thunderbird/organizations/all-esr.html How can I do this? ...
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Remove Ubuntu to downgrade [duplicate]

I'm trying to remove ubuntu so I can downgrade to a more stable release (I grabbed the latest one, it's crashtacular but I really like it when it works). It's a single boot system. I have the USB key ...
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Install/Downgrade kernel to v3.5.5 on Ubuntu 13.04

I've been looking around the internet for a solution to downgrade the kernel from 3.8 to 3.5.5 since I've got the AMD/Ati Radeon Mobility HD 5600 graphic card on my machine. This video card in ...
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Downgrade Ubunutu from 12.04.3 to 12.04.2

How do I Downgrade Ubuntu from 12.04.3 to 12.04.2. I am doing this because having issues with my graphics drivers and screen goes blank some times. Seems like downgrading 12.04.3 to 12.04.2 & ...
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why there is difference between psql -version output and the psql version connected to my application? how can I resolve this

I am building up a rails application that I cloned from my friend. I am using Ubuntu 13.10, rails 3.2.14. I am using a postgresql database and when I try to run rake db:migrate it gives me some error ...
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How to downgrde from 13.04 to 12.04 [duplicate]

My machine has installed with Ubuntu 13.04 version, but i want to downgrade my OS with Ubuntu 12.04. my machine has only one OS, that is Ubuntu 13.04. How can i downgrade my machine OS to Ubuntu ...
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Adding update source for 3.5 Kernel under Ubuntu 13.04

I'm running Ubuntu 13.04 but have had to downgrade Kernel to 3.5 series because of this bug: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/network-manager/+bug/1104476 How do I enable updates of the 3.5 ...
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Need help with USB flash drives

I upgraded from 12.04 to 13.04 and have been experiencing many problems with USB flash drives since (mounting trouble). No problems occurred using 12.04. I have no data on this computer, so if need be ...
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Does anyone know how to downgrade Ubuntu 13.04 to 12.04 LTS? [duplicate]

I don't like 13.04 and want to downgrade to 12.04. Anyone, please tell how?
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How to install NetBeans 6.9 on Ubuntu 12.04?

On Ubuntu 12.04, I tried to install NetBeans 6.9.1. But it doesn't install, and NetBeans 7 is installed instead. How can I downgrade the NetBeans version?
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What Libre Office PPAs are available?

I think that I have to downgrade from LibreOffice 4.1.0.4 because of the bug in the time display. My previous version was 3.5.4. Is the 3.5.4 PPA still available? Do any of the versions between ...
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Downgrading From Ubuntu 13.04 To Ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

I Upgraded My Ubuntu From 12.10 to 13.04 . It Was Fine First But Now Getting Errors . Error 1: No Desktop Picture . I get The Boot Screen Or Blank Black Screen As Desktop Wallpaper. Error 2: The ...
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Can I install an older version of ubuntu over a new one? [duplicate]

I installed ubuntu 12.04 lts on my old cpu and it just dosen't run right (lags, and other bugs)So I'm wondering if installing an old version of ubuntu on a cpu with a newer version is possible? Like ...
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How do you downgrade Ubuntu 13.04 to Ubuntu 12.04 LTS? [duplicate]

I've been having trouble with gaming for awhile now and a lots of commands that look like it might fix the problems might help are for Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. So how do you downgrade?
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Downgraded Nautilus to 3.4, Wallpaper in Greeter won't update

I did some research and it says the /var/lib/AccountsService/user/ is updated by Nautilus instead of gnome-settings. I recently downgraded to Nautilus 3.4 instead of 3.6, and it is no longer doing ...
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How change from devel to stable version of ubuntu [duplicate]

Well, i had a bad day and i don't know how i thought that was a good idea launch this command to upgrade ubuntu. do-release-upgrade -d Yes, with '-d' and now i have a unstable version 13.10 of ...
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how can i go back to 12.04 from 12.10 in a dual boot pc? [duplicate]

I upgraded from 12.04 to 12.10 and I have a lot of issues i.e. mouse doesn't respond . Is there a way to go back to previous state with the 12.04 DVD or I have to erase everything and re-install?
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Is it safe to downgrade libgl1-mesa-glx?

I am trying to install qt-sdk but get the following error: The following packages have unmet dependencies: qt-sdk : Depends: libqt4-opengl-dev but it is not going to be installed E: Unable to ...
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How to i load 11.10 back to my system?

I was using 11.10 for the last 1 year. and then i upgraded to ubuntu 12.04.1. but i have had many problem since. there was some problem with the graphic being loaded, and major problem with the ...
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How to upgrade back to xorg 1.13 after downgrade to 1.12 in ubuntu 12.10?

I had to downgrade Xorg from 1.13 to 1.12 in order to use the fglrx-legacy but it (fglrx-legacy) didn't work for me neither fglrx. So, is it possible to upgrade Xorg back to 1.13? and how?
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Downgrading a package and dependencies

I want to downgrade libcairo2 to the version from Precise (I'm running Quantal). I've added the precise source to my sources.list and can do 'apt-get install libcairo2=', but it's going to remove some ...
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How to use a driver for Ubuntu with a higher kernel version(2.6.36) on ubuntu with lower kernel version (2.6.30))

I want to use EASYCAP on my Ubuntu(kernel version 2.6.30). The problem is that ,the drivers for EASYCAP are included in kernel version 2.6.36 and higher. I have extracted all the files corresponding ...
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How to upgrade/downgrade from 12.04 to 11.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to roll back Ubuntu to a previous version? Now this might sound stupid, but coming from 12.04 I would like to upgrade/downgrade to 11.10. I can't do a fresh install ...
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How can I downgrade a PPA package to the official version?

I have ppa:cr3/ppa in my sources list. It upgrades my checkbox, checkbox-gtk, and checkbox-qt packages to version 0.14~ppa6.12.04. And now I have problems with updating my system, and sometimes ...
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reinstall previous version on dual boot system

So, I tried to upgrade from 11.10 to 12.04 on a dual boot system but Ubuntu will not load. I then tried to boot from a USB stick with "start-up disc creator" and a 12.04 iso image(BIOS set to boot ...
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how to downgrade [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to roll back Ubuntu to a previous version? I do not like Ubuntu 10. I want lower version than Ubuntu 10, because before I upgraded it, it was better. And also, do ...
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Downgrade from 11.10 to 10.04 LTS [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to roll back Ubuntu 11.10 to 11.04? I installed Ubuntu 11.04 (Natty) version in my Lenovo G-570 laptop but the wireless and Bluetooth were showing as disabled; after ...
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Downgrade Ubuntu 11.10 to older release (8.10) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to roll back Ubuntu to a previous version? Is it possible to preform a full downgrade (not a reinstall) of Ubuntu? The reason is that I cannot get internet to work ...
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Downgrading from ubuntu 11.10 to 10.10, keeping installed programs

I recently upgraded from 10.10 to 11.04 then 11.10, and I'd like to revert back to 10.10. I understand that you cannot downgrade a version as easily as you can upgrade, and that I'll probably have to ...
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How to downgrade 11.10 to 11.04? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Ubuntu 11.10 roll back to 11.04 I want my 11.04 back. Is it possible to do that? Or do I need to reinstall everything and start from scratch again? Or maybe there is ...
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Is it safe to downgrade X?

I have an old graphics-card which needs the nvidia-96 drivers. But the drivers need xorg-video-abi-10 to be installed, and my version of Ubuntu (Precise) has (i think) an newer version, because that ...
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Need Ubuntu 11.10 download link

I've been trying to install oracle 11gR2 in Ubuntu 12.04 and am encountering lots of errors, but this hasn't happened in the case of Ubuntu 11.10. Currently I am trying to download Ubuntu 11.10 but I ...