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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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Ubuntu Server 11.04 update 404 errors

I am an ubuntu amateur trying to set up an ubuntu 11.04 server on a tower. I want to install things like ssh client/ server and gksudo on it but I get errors when trying to do so. I tried to update, ...
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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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Painlessly updating from Ubuntu 10.04 to 11.04 or 11.x

Is there a way to update from 10.04 to 11.04? I see an option to update to 12.04 LTS but I would rather keep it 11.04 because the new UI is terrible :) It's because of nvidia drivers and failing to ...
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0answers
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Updating problem “Ubuntu11.04” [duplicate]

I am very beginner in ubuntu. I have installed ubuntu 11.04. But a problems occured when I am trying to do update through update manager . First shows the massage : After closing this, the ...
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How to upgrade Ubuntu 10.10? [duplicate]

I had downloaded Ubuntu 12.10 several times and I tried to install it with USB stick and CD (or DVD) but I experienced several errors. I had a Ubuntu 10.10 DVD, so I have just installed it. But it ...
0
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2answers
388 views

Errors updating 11.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to install software or upgrade from old unsupported release? These update errors are preventing upgrade Ubuntu 11.04. (I want to ultimately upgrade to 12.04): ...
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Ruby: Problem with updating [closed]

I want to use ruby 1.9.1 . The problem I am facing is shown below. I wish someone could help me out. $ uname -a Linux almb-PC 2.6.38-15-generic-pae #66-Ubuntu SMP Tue Aug 14 17:45:09 UTC 2012 i686 ...
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1answer
347 views

404 can not update natty multiverse

It first happend about a week ago that I received this error message the first time. It shows up daily. W:Failed to fetch ...
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1answer
456 views

Cannot update repository due to 403 error

Trying to update 11.04 to 11.10, I get this: Failed to fetch http://pt.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/universe/g/gmp4/libgmp3c2_4.3.2+dfsg-2ubuntu1_amd64.deb 403 Forbidden Going to the URL in the ...
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1answer
406 views

Ubuntu 11.04 update manager doesn show any upgrades to 11.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I upgrade from 11.04 to 11.10? When i open update manager to check for new versions it doesn show the 11.10 upgrade, i've tried also with apt-get update and it ...
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1answer
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“Tick” does not show on “software source”

I'm having update issues with 11.04. Read one possible solution about selecting "software sources" in the repository. The thing is i can not select it, (tick it) just shows a line "-". Why is this? ...
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A problem occurred while checking for updates

"A problem occurred while checking for updates" I have noticed the red circle with white line for at least a week. Not sure if it is due to a python version I changed to or and update that was cut in ...
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2answers
177 views

Proposal to update from 11.04 to 11.10 is not shown [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I upgrade from 11.04 to 11.10? I'm trying to update my Ubuntu from 11.04 version. But when I open Update Center there is no mention about upgrade to 11.10. How ...
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Wireless Internet Extremely slow on a TP-Link TL-WN821N

After I updated from 11.04 to 11.10 the internet barely works. Loading a webpage can take minutes and thats even if it works in the first place. I have now idea if this is a bug and if it is how am I ...
0
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2answers
398 views

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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1answer
336 views

Mouse usb stopped after update

I have a Sony Vaio CW23FX and use a wireless usb mouse and it worked perfect until the 2 days ago. Now the mouse is a little crazy. When I use Chromium it works fine, but with I try to click ther ...
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1answer
6k views

How do I fix a download issue when updating? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I fix a 404 Error using a PPA? For some reason every time I try to update by terminal, synaptic, and update manager I get this error message and I cannot update ...
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1answer
946 views

Gnome failure after update

I originally asked this question over the Ubuntu forums, but I'm not really sure where the best place to get help is. Anyway... I've had Ubuntu 11.04 installed on my desktop since it's release. Up ...
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could not mount /dev/mapper/cryptswap1

I have just had a major issue with my Ubuntu 11.04 Natty which I think is going to end up in a reinstall :-( This is problem one of two so I've put them as two questions. For some unknown reason I ...
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0answers
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Google Earth caused an update error, cannot completely remove [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I fix a “Problem with MergeList” error when trying to do an update? Hi guys, I downloaded the Google Earth program from Google's site and installed ...
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3answers
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Impossible to update grub2 entries

I installed an Ubuntu Studio in one of the partitions that I had for using Gnome3. The Grub2 that was installed by the default Ubuntu Studio changed all the /boot/grub/grub.cfg file creating its own ...
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2answers
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Local server updates for the network

I have setup one computer on our network as the file server. Because Internet here in Tanzania is both slow and expensive I would like that one system to download all the updates and then the other 10 ...
0
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1answer
362 views

Is it possible to install Ubuntu 10.10 and/or Ubuntu 11.04 on a late 2009 iMac? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it possible to install Ubuntu on a Mac using Bootcamp? I would like to install Ubuntu on my iMac 10,1 (21.5 inch display). I would prefer to instal Natty Narwhal, but ...
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Desktop vanished in 11.04 update [closed]

My desktop has completely vanished as has my wall paper. I think there is some problem with the graphics driver, but natty and unity were working fine before this. Managed to get a usable computer ...
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Why is natty-proposed suggesting an upgrade to a beta version of Firefox?

Well I loaded up update manager today and it wants to replace Firefox 4.0.1 with 5.0beta5. To double check I fired out apt-cache policy firefox and there it is: ...
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Theme choosing doesnt work after update [closed]

After updating from 10.04 to 11.04, switching between themes doesn't work. The upper and lower panels look different from the rest of the system: All attempts at changing this didn't give me any ...
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1answer
417 views

Nothing happens when clicking Update to 11.04

I am on Ubuntu 10.10 and each time I boot my OS it asks me to if I want to update to 11.04. I click "yeah, why not". It downloads 2 files, asks my password and that's all. Nothing happens. EDIT Ok, ...
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So far, no updates for natty in repos?

Okay, i'm just a bit nervous. since i updated from maverick to natty, i didn't download any updates. yes, now the third day goes after stable release and so far update-manager hasn't found or ...
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1answer
233 views

Unity 3.8.12 Release Date

I like to keep a tab on the development progress of Unity on Launchpad. Currently I am running Unity 3.8.10 on Natty. On launchpad it shows that Unity 3.8.12 "0day-SRU" was released like 3 days ago. ...
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How to update to 11.04 through flash drive?

My internet is pretty slow on one of my Ubuntu computers and it is running 10.10. I just want to know if I am able to update to 11.04 through my flash drive. I would like to know. Thank You.
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1answer
555 views

How to update Ubuntu from Windows in a dual boot setup without booting into it

Is it possible to update Ubuntu in a dual boot setup with Windows 7, without booting into Ubuntu?
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1answer
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Why isn't my 11.04 system being upgraded? (because I want to test the latest code for Unity)

I'm currently running Natty, but whenever I do a sudo apt-get update, and then sudo apt-get dist-upgrade, it doesn't update nothing, and this has been happening for a couple of months now. Thanks for ...
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1answer
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Natty Alpha Testing “Kept Back” Updates, Ubuntu or My System?

I'm testing Natty and theres a hefty list of updates that are "kept back" now to the question are these packages that are most likely held back due to Ubuntu (and will be made available once ...