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sudo apt-get update error ubuntu 14.04

I am new in Ubuntu, I just installed it. Today I wanted to install chrome and I got an error libappindicator1, I tried to fix it but I couldn't. I read that I should do a sudo apt-get update and in ...
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Where/when is the update for Firefox to version 37..?

I checked with Synaptic Package Manager and the latest is 36.0.1+..... 37 was released in March.
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14.04 update hangs on bluez

I am having trouble doing a software update on 14.04. sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get upgrade The terminal hangs indefinitely after outputting: Setting up bluez (5.23-2ubuntu0trusty1) ... I have ...
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Why packages issued as security relevant updates first, but changed later to normal updates?

I'm running an Ubuntu 12.04 server. I used to observe multiple times that they were some packages issued as security updates first, but changed later to normal updates. Here's a concrete example: ...
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softwares installed from source code not starting

I had an older version of code::blocks and I thought I'd update it so I downloaded code::blocks 13.12 source code and installed it from the terminal with these commands: ./configure make sudo make ...
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Error while running apt-get update in ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

Err http://ppa.launchpad.net trusty/main i386 Packages 404 Not Found W: Failed to fetch http://ppa.launchpad.net/michael-gruz/canon/ubuntu/dists/trusty/main/binary-i386/Packages 404 Not Found E: ...
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USB devices not detected

None of them seem to show up in lsusb. Neither my mouse nor any USB drives. Bus 001 Device 002: ID 8087:8000 Intel Corp. Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub Bus 003 Device ...
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All Public Keys are missing Xubuntu/Ubuntu 14.04

After installing Xubuntu/Xfce desktop environments in my Ubuntu 14.04 64bit installation, I now get a list of missing Public Keys and errors when running an update. I noticed in Synaptic Package ...
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How do I fix dependency and tar problems with linux-image-extra* package?

Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS Trusty Tahr linux-image-extra-3.13.0-49-generic_3.13.0-49.56 is current package The Ubuntu Software Updater is set to check for updates daily. The last set of updates included ...
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How to update programs in Ubuntu in Terminal? - Understanding the basics [closed]

I will ask 4 questions that I think will help anyone to acquire basic knowledge of how to update on their own through Terminal. What is the basic command structure for updating any progam and which ...
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No more sound output in Ubuntu 14.04

On Dell Latitude E5440 I run Ubuntu 14.04.1 64-bit LTS. As far as I am concerned after getting some upgrades I am getting no sound output in Ubuntu although it works in Windows on the same machine. ...
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Failed system update

While doing a software update I received an error. Trouble shooting the issue I received this information: $ sudo apt-get update W: Failed to fetch ...
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Problem when trying to update package in Ubuntu [duplicate]

When I try to update my package, as: amministratore@amministratore-System-Product-Name:~$ apt-get update I got this error, which are: E: Impossibile aprire il file di blocco ...
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No wifi detected after today's(Apr 10 -2015) Ubuntu software update

I updated Ubuntu 14.04 system when it asked for a software update and after the installation I observed that no WiFi network is detected. I rechecked the driver setting and it is set to Broadcom ...
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Unable to update Ubuntu 10.10 [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu 10.10 ,when I use apt-get install I am getting error as Some index files failed to download, they have been ignored, or old ones used instead.
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System update issue [duplicate]

I am trying to install an update in my UBUNTU14.04 system. I am getting message like: Do you want to continue? [Y/n] y (Reading database ... 490999 files and directories currently installed.) ...
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Ubuntu Phone updates are stuck at “0 byte”

Since two days my phone doesn’t download app updates, it’s stuck at "0 bytes": I'm at a loss because it doesn’t use apt and I don’t know how to troubleshoot this.
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Unable to mount after update

So I was playing around on my NetBook which is an Asus eee PC seashell series and I updated it to 14.04 after wards I restarted it and it said device not found or mount device and it gave me the ...
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Do I need to install Security updates for Ubuntu base?

I installed Lubuntu 14.04 LTS from a disc and have added updates.System info shows 14.04.2 LTS. Software updater >security updates offers Ubuntu base 103MB. Do I need to install this?
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What do I need to do to get Software Updater to work though I'm connected and can browse the internet?

What do I need to do to get Software Updater to work though I'm connected and can browse the internet? Each time I try to update I'm met with the message Failed to download repository information. ...
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The difference between the different APT upgrade commands

I have seen and used all of these commands to upgrade packages on my system, but why are there different commands for this? Do they all not do the same thing? And if not, then in which situations ...
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Problem updating and installing

I am new to Ubuntu , having just decided to move from windows and a having some problems . I cannot seem to install anything from the software manager , it wont even start downloading and when it ...
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Not enough boot space to install updates [duplicate]

I cannot install updates because it says "Not enough free disk space." I get the following message The upgrade needs a total of 92.5 M free space on disk '/boot'. Please free at least an ...
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The following signatures couldn't be verified because the public key is not available: NO_PUBKEY

When I look for my error key number 0429ACCAF7AA50B3, it is not in the database, thus I cannot receive or generate anything even none of this did not work: ...
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how install stack package nxt_python in ROS FUERTE? ubuntu 12.04

i have the following problem, i have installed ROS FUERTE in my pc with ubuntu 12.04 l decided choose ROSE FUERTE because was the only that works with ubuntu 12,04 i tried to installed ROS ELECTRIC, ...
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cannot boot after update

I am a beginner user of Ubuntu. I updated it and the following problem occurred while booting. [328.626105] type=1400 audit(1428046501.300:67): apparmor="STATUS" operation="profile_replace" ...
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Can't update npm version EACCES --> npm update -g

I’m and trying to update my Node and npm version on the latest Ubuntu, but I’m stuck. I tried every solution I found on the Internet — changing permissions, complete uninstall and reinstall — but ...
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unresponsive keyboard and mouse after update

I have Dell Inspiron desktop machine running Ubuntu 14.04 with dual boot. At some moment I started having non-responsive USB keyboard and mouse on wake up after suspend on some occasions. As I'm lazy ...
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Mouse and keyboard don't work after update

I have Ubuntu 14.04. I got some updates today and after installing them restarted the pc. The mouse and keyboard don't work anymore. I was able to get them working when I got into BIOS. The mouse and ...
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100% Inode usage on /dev/loop0

I am using Ubuntu 12.0.4 and the number of Inodes I have for /dev/loop0 is maxed out, preventing me from updating my machine. If I run df -ih I get: Filesystem Inodes IUsed IFree IUse% Mounted on ...
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The update information is outdated (notification icon) [duplicate]

I am running Ubuntu 14.10 server I'm getting this icon in the notification bar over the last days, even though Software Center is running updates properly and I have no new updates available. I have ...
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Speaker not working (Dell Vastro14 3000 with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS)

I am a novice user has recently got Dell Vastro14 3000 series with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS as OS. Just recently facing and issue post installing the Software Update. Issue: Speaker not working but ...
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Desktop Settings deleted after update

I have installed Ubuntu 14.10 Multiple Times and after the Software Update the Desktop Customizations are deleted I did a fresh install and About 70 Programs were updates following a reboot. After ...
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Apt-get update and software updater not working, no sound through headphones

I'm currently having a plethora of issues with Ubuntu 14.04 on my ASUS laptop: The first thing I've noticed was that I could not get sound through my headphones. I tried many things such as ...
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Problem updating system in Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I have tried to update my system with: sudo apt-get update but I get these errors messages: W:Failed to fetch ...
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14.04.2 Update Removal/Rollback

Anyone familiar with how to uninstall 14.04.2 update or rollback to 14.04.1? I could use one of my systemback restore points but do not want to lose the apps/configurations that I have modified. Any ...
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Problem in updating [duplicate]

Whenever I try to update my system I get these error messages: W: Failed to fetch http://dl.hhvm.com/ubuntu/dists/trusty/InRelease Unable to find expected entry 'main/source/Sources' in Release file ...
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update manager won't work in 12.04

I click on "install updates" and get a window;- Another application seems to be using the package system at this time. You must close all other package managers before you will be able to install ...
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How to Update or Re-Install new version ADB?

I have an android based phone and I need ADB for installing new versions. However, untill today ADB was working perfectly but today I got an error, it says "you need 1.0.32 or newer version." Yes, ...
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Error while updating and Red Triangle appears on panel telling me to update though updated

My update fails for some repositories and also causes problems while upgrading. The following is the update messages: Ign http://dl.google.com stable InRelease ...
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ubuntu 14.10 :: Failed to update libedataserver-1.2-20 [duplicate]

I get an error message when running a normal upgrade, and I can't find a way to upgrade or remove conflicting packages: sudo apt-get upgrade Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree ...
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I can't do the apt-get update but I can connect to internet

Using ubuntu server 12.04, I get this at console: What should I do?
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Error when attempting to update Ubuntu 14.04

I am using Ubuntu 14.04.When I attempt to update: sudo apt-get install -f I see this error: kg-deb: error: subprocess paste was killed by signal (Broken pipe) Examining /etc/kernel/postrm.d . ...
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apt-get upgrade: why is lxc-docker being kept back? [duplicate]

Why is lxc-docker being held back? I also notice that my web app, running on Docker, is quite slow. Any suggestions? [lucas@production]/home/lucas$ sudo apt-get dist-upgrade Reading package lists... ...
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apt-get update doesn't work gives an error

Errors were encountered while processing: /var/cache/apt/archives/libsdl2_2.0.3+z4~20140315-8621-1ppa1trusty1_i386.deb ...
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Why does xubuntu 14.04 request a reboot on every start?

Since installing xubuntu 14.4, I have often found that the update manager insists a reboot is required even if no upgrades were performed. This seems to be because /var/run/reboot-required and ...
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Auto-Updater: Requires installation of untrusted packages

In the recent week or so, I get the above message when letting the auto-updater run from the UI. The message goes on to say: "This requires installing packages from unauthenticated sources". I read ...
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Why does updating and upgrading Ubuntu results in reverting the numpy version to 1.8.2

I am using Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS on a 64-bit machine. I noticed that whenever I update and upgrade Ubuntu using sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade the numpy version in Python reverts ...
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Is there a resource which lists Ubuntu Security Notices?

Every week, I check the Ubuntu Security Notices page, to see what's going on in the world of vulnerabilities. Is there anywhere the information from these posts is kept in a more reviewable format? ...
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Ubuntu 14.04.2 Wireless update without a wired connection

is there a way for me to download the wifi update install file in my windows OS and then install it when i am logged into Ubuntu? I do not have a wired connection, so a simple task such as this is ...