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How do I install Ubuntu linux? [duplicate]

I currently have recently fixed my 8 year old laptop and I'm planning to upgrade its OS from Windows XP to Ubuntu. It only has 1 GB of ram. I need to get the 32 bit Ubuntu. How do I install it? ...
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Can't Upgrade My Old Ubuntu System

I have a really old ubuntu system. Probably somewhere around 2.0.3 or something. i went to update manager but it wont let me download the new system. I have tried looking online for individual ...
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Find previously edited system files

I am upgrading a fairly old server and I wish to find all of the system config files that I may have previously edited e.g. samba (smb.conf), NFS (exports), networking etc. Bash history can't help ...
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Do you wait for a release upgrade to stabilise before going ahead with it?

I'm new to ubuntu/debian being a gentoo user for many years, so please excuse my ignorance. I've just been informed of the release of 12.04 but when I review the package list I noticed an ...
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What's the best approach to triggering a distro upgrade for an OEM build?

The product I develop for work is a customised Ubuntu 8.04 LTS system with a number of back ported packages and a number of our own for the application specific stuff. Now that 10.04 has been ...