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Installed ubuntu 10.10 on an IBM x40 but can't update! [duplicate]

I've just brought an IBM think pad x40 of ebay and I've installed ubuntu 10.10. So far so good. First things first I loaded up Terminal and typed sudo apt-get update but it would't update. So ...
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reinstall Ubuntu software center [duplicate]

ciao a tutti, ho disinstallato l'ubuntu software center perché mi dava problemi e, usando le vostre precedenti guide, ho provato a reinstallarlo, ma mi genera errori nel terminale e non lo installa. ...
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Problem downloading or installing anything from Software Center

I've been trying for days now to install Eclipse on Ubuntu 10.10 but it never works. if I double click on Eclipse icon, it does nothing. I've tried to change permission and applying methods I found ...
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Update manager shows errors and software center can only be opened through terminal with some errors in terminal [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to install software or upgrade from old unsupported release? Whenever I open update manager it shows the following error: And when I click on software-center it ...
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Compiling software in Ubuntu 10.10 and creating working shortcuts through sub-menus

A few subjects that I've found considerable lack of documentation on is the downloading of software outside of each distro's respective package manager, compiling it, and executing a working program ...
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How to install gnome-app-install?

The software centre is slow and annoying (packages from additional repositories don't show up sometimes etc.), so I want the old Add/remove software application back. I've found out that the package ...
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Ubuntu Software Center is only showing installed apps

I have problem with Ubuntu Software Center in Ubuntu 10.10. I have this But i want USC like here: As you can see I am from Russia, and I'm sorry for my bad english. What should I do to return my ...
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Can I update the Software Center to 4.0?

Is it possible to update the Ubuntu software center in maverick to 4.0 ? I have tried adding deb http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ natty main to software sources but installation failed (lot's of ...
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without using any tool, can one download any package from internet

Without using software Center and apt-get, How can one download a package like ghdl, gsharp. Are there any pool in which one can find all things?
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Ubuntu Software Center does not start on 10.10, Cannot upgrade to 11.04

Softwre center does not start on my 10.10.It used to work before. I noticed this recently. On clicking Ubuntu Software center in the Applications menu, I can see the Starting Ubuntu Software center ...
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Ubuntu Software Centre fails with package catalog error

I am running ubuntu 10.10 and was trying to reinstall indicator weather when I got this error message in the ubuntu software centre. It is shown in the screenshot below, I click repair, but the ...
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Programs don't start after installing .deb packages

I just installed a fresh copy of ubuntu destop 10.10 on my (old) Acer laptop. I downloaded Synergy and Google-Earth's deb file and it opened with the Ubuntu Software Center. Now in the applications ...
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How do I change Software Center's default installation path?

I'm using Ubuntu 10.10 - the Maverick Meerkat. Whenever I install software using the Software Center, it installs it to /usr/lib. I have less space in this drive. Is it possible to change the default ...
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Missing dependency when trying to install VirtualBox

I wanted to install virtualbox-4.0 (or any other version) I went to System → Administration → Synaptic Package Manager Then I marked virtualbox-4.0 for installation but i get this error: ...
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Failure to install software from Software Center [closed]

I have recently installed Ubuntu version 10.10 but I cannot install any software from the Software Center.
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Are Ratings & Reviews going to be in Maverick?

Ratings & Reviews hit Natty yesterday, and I can confirm they're working pretty well. The process is pretty much painless, the interface is straightforward and even server-side, it looks like its ...
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Software Center doesn't prompt for password

I'm using Ubuntu 10.10. The software center was asking me for password when I wanted to install/remove any application. Since last week, it doesn't prompt for password. Also, I have the same problem ...
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Cannot install anything in the Ubuntu Software Center

I cannot install anything in the Ubuntu Software Center without it telling me that it's an "untrusted package." I also went to the software sources to "reload" but it gave me this: Could not download ...
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Can't install Adobe Flash Plugin in 10.10

I installed the Adobe Flash plugin from the software center. Installation took a long and never finished. After a reboot the package is marked as installed but Firefox still says its missing this ...