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problem is upgrading to ubuntu 13.04 [duplicate]

I am fairly new to the Linux world. I was trying to update from 12.10 to 13.04 and when I try to run software updater I got this error message saying : Failed to download repository information ...
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after installing ubuntu 14.04 it shows the disk drive is not ready or not present

I have installed ubuntu 14.04. But when I restart then it shows that "the disk drive is not ready or not present". How can i solve this problem???
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Trying to upgrade from 12.10 to 14.04 and not having any luck…404 error occurs [duplicate]

This is a long winded question so bear with me! I am trying to upgrade my 12.10 Quental Ubuntu to the 14.04 version. This has led to a problem within my system not being able to update. For ...
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i need help solving upgrade problem, “fetching upgrade failed,” 12.04 to 12.10

I am using xfce4 on an Acer c70 Chromebook. I managed to successfully update my system to 14.04 about a month ago using update manager, but was left with many unresolved bugs that I could not work ...
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Can't update ubuntu 12.10 in Lenovo G580 [closed]

I'm above mentioned laptop running ubuntu 12.10.When i issue sudo apt-get update it shows Ign cdrom://Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS _Precise Pangolin_ - Release amd64 (20130213) precise Release.gpg Ign ...
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Can't install Pantheon desktop environment

I've tried to install Pantheon desktop environment several times. I tried sudo apt-get update and sudo apt-get upgrade, but it's no use. I’m just a very new beginner. This is what I’ve done: ...
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Every time I try to upgrad from the old disk I installed I get an error message

Extracting the upgrade failed. There may be a problem with the network or with the server. Is what I keep seeing when I try to update. I have a very old version of Ubuntu and have no idea about how ...
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rI can't find the update manager or the software manager, can any help?

I've tried searching for both the Update manager and the Software Manager and all I can find is the Synaptic Package Manager, which wont help me update to 13.04 of Ubuntu. I've tried looking around ...
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Software Updater problem in 12.10 [duplicate]

the problem that I have been reviving is W:GPG error: http://ppa.launchpad.net quantal Release: The following signatures couldn't be verified because the public key is not available: ...
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downloading updates

When I click install up dates from the update manager I receive the following error message: "Cd/dvd unbuntu 12.10_quantal quetz_-release 1386 (20121017.2) required" I cannot find this item to burn ...
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1answer
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How is Software updater installing updates without my password? [duplicate]

I've noticed Software updater in 12.10 installs updates without asking for my password the way it used to. My question is, how is it doing this and what is to prevent a malicious script/program ...
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Ubuntu won't update from 12.10 to 13.04 [duplicate]

To update I typed in sudo update-manager -d into terminal and I got this code back (I had to edit the links): W:GPG error: h.ttp://linux.dropbox.com precise Release: The following signatures couldn't ...
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Updater keeps saying Failed to download repository information Check your Internet connection. on 12.10 [duplicate]

Updater keep saying: Failed to download repository information. Check your Internet connection. Details: W:Failed to fetch ...
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How to Fix Broken Packages?

How do I fix broken packages when it is not working? When I try to fix broken packages, it tells me to "fix broken packages."
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4answers
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Update Manager not showing option to upgrade to 13.04 [duplicate]

I am currently running 12.10. I went to the Update Manager and made sure everything was updated. I then reopened it hoping to see the option to upgrade to 13.04. But there was no option. How can I get ...
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Connection Error when fetching update from Software Updater

I checked for updates and got an error stating: Failed to download repository information, Check your internet connection and the details: W:Failed to fetch cdrom://Ubuntu 12.10 _Quantal Quetzal_ ...
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update manager keeps crashing but apt-get and aptitude is working

Since December last year i already got problems with the update manager it keeps crashing right from starting it, i already sended the crash report multiple times and searching the internet and this ...
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1answer
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Software Updater won't update, says to check internet. Ubuntu 12.10 [closed]

I have been getting this error for the last couple of days since I have done a fresh install of Ubuntu 12.10 on my amd64 Hp Pavilion m6 laptop. It says to check Internet but my Internet connection is ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 desktop - software updater not starting [closed]

I have a fully updated version of ubuntu 12.10 and am unable to start the "Software Updater" application, but am able to start the "Ubuntu Software Centre". I have tried sudo aptitude install ...
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1answer
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Is kernel 3.5.0.26 (64bit) intended for 12.10 or 12.04

software updater suggests 3.5.0-26 for my current installation Ubuntu 12.10 My system: uname -a Linux pfeiffep-HPE-580t 3.5.0-24-generic #37-Ubuntu SMP Thu Feb 7 01:50:30 UTC 2013 x86_64 x86_64 ...
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problem with downloading software packages through proxy server wifi

I recently installed Ubuntu 12.10,but during installation I ignored update software package.after installing Ubuntu successfully now whenever I'm updating through software updater it is showing ...
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Failed to load the package list [duplicate]

First of all say apology to Ask Duplicate Question. I'm Using First time Ubuntu 12.10 OS.when i'm update the Update Manager it is giving error like this .... Failed to load the package list: This ...
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Where can I find the Update Manager in Ubuntu 12.10?

I do not have an update manager, how can I reinstall it? I clicked the gear and searched "Update Manager" and nothing comes up. How can I fix this? Thanks in advance.
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Upgrade 12.04.2 LTS to 12.10 do-release-upgrade fails - No new release found [duplicate]

I have just updated to 12.04.2 LTS got stuck in a loop for the grub menu so didn't get a clean finish to the upgrade. After reboot everything is running fine Welcome to Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS (GNU/Linux ...
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problem to update ubuntu 12.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I fix a 404 Error using a PPA? When trying to update Ubuntu, I receive the following failed error message. W:Failed to fetch http:// ...
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1answer
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How do I restore previous packages after a failed update?

I recently upgraded my 12.10 installation on my Alienware m11x laptop, and lost both my network cards (wired and wireless network). How do I get them back? I would like a solution that doesn't involve ...
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I can't update Ubuntu 2 months now

So when running sudo apt-get update i get errors: Err http://ppa.launchpad.net quantal/main amd64 Packages 404 Not Found Err http://ppa.launchpad.net quantal/main i386 Packages 404 Not Found W: ...
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I can't update Steam [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the easiest way to resolve apt-get BADSIG GPG errors? When I am trying to update my computer the error appears like this... An image is better than words.... I ...
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Cannot update ubuntu 12.10 [duplicate]

I cannot update Ubuntu 12.10 tried update and upgrade dpkg was interrupted, you must manually run sudo dpkg --configure -a to correct the problem. sorry cannot post image
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Does System Update also update the OS?

If I update my Ubuntu 12.04 through Update Manager, does it update to the Ubuntu 12.10?
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Update Manager Ubuntu 12.10 (1) Failed to fetch cdrom: (2) Failed to fetch http://ppa.launchpad.net/jonls/ [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I fix a 404 Error using a PPA? Please guide how to solve problem described below: ERROR received while running Update Manager in UBUNTU 12.10: W:Failed to ...
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Problem with MergeList when trying to check for updates [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I fix a “Problem with MergeList” error when trying to do an update? Translated Am new in Ubuntu, but for a couple of days, every time I try to check for updates ...
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1answer
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12.04 to 12.10 update is not shown

I am trying to update to Ubuntu 12.10 from 12.04, but the update manager never gives the option, even if I have selected 'Notify me of a new Ubuntu version: For any new version'.
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Not given the option to install 12.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: No facility exists in Update Manager (12.04) to upgrade to 12.10. Why? I followed the guide on the website to upgrade distributions. I was not effective at doing this, ...
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I am having trouble updating in ubuntu 12.10 64-bit?

when I run sudo apt-get upgrade: W: Duplicate sources.list entry http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu/ precise/partner amd64 Packages ...
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2answers
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update manager in ubuntu 12.10 can't access repository, but software center can [closed]

For some reason, whenever I try to search for updates with Ubuntu 12.10's update manager, I always get this error: Failed to download repository information, followed by the following details: ...
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Update Manager cannot find update from 12.04 to 12.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: No facility exists in Update Manager (12.04) to upgrade to 12.10. Why? I have Ubuntu 12.04. The update manager cant find the update to 12.10.
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ubuntu 12.10 not updating [closed]

I upgraded from ubuntu 12.04 to ubuntu 12.10. After this it is not updating . THe software updater gives the following error : W:Failed to fetch ...
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Ubuntu doesn't load after update from 12.04 to 12.10

I've updated Ubuntu from the Update Manager and after a proposed reboot it stopped loading and the computer hung up. What shall I do in this situation? It hangs up on the page listed in image below: ...
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Upgrade to 12.10 button not on Update Manager [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: No facility exists in Update Manager (12.04) to upgrade to 12.10. Why? I'm following the instructions on how to upgrade from 12.04 to 12.10. It says to launch the Update ...
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2answers
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Upgrade to 12.10 from 12.04 not available in update manager

My update manager does not give me the option to upgrade to Ubuntu 12.10. That is, the "New distribution release '12.10' is available. Click Upgrade and follow the on-screen instructions" section is ...
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Has anyone found “submit statistical information”?

In most versions of Ubuntu I've used (including 12.04), there was a tab inside the settings of the update manager (now called software updater) that allowed you to submit statistical information. I ...
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“Failed to load the package list”

When attempting to remove, install or update software through the Ubuntu Software Center, I came upon an error like this... Failed to load the package list This is a serious problem. Try ...