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Upgrading to ubuntu 14.04 from ubuntu 13.10

how to upgrade ubuntu 13.10 to ubuntu 14.04 ? It gives an error that "third party sources are disabled couldn't get software list"
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Problem with upgrade from 12.04 to 14.04

Upgrading from 12.04 to 14.04 last night and everthing was chugging along nicely until I tried to open a browser. The screen went to black for a few seconds and then came back to the user login screen ...
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How to upgrade from Ubuntu 12.10 to 14.04

I was under the impression that upgrading to Ubuntu 14.04 was supported from all version between and including the previous LTS release (12.04). Why is it then, that update-manager (with and without ...
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(update to 14.04) unity is not loading after I login to the admin profile after upgrade

I upgraded to 14.04 and after the final reboot, I logged in the admin account but unity won't start, I have only the 14.04 background. No shortcuts work. I can login and use the guest and other ...
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Chromium display is remanent since 14.04 upgrade with gpu acceleration enabled

Since I updated ubuntu to 14.04, I have some issue with chromium, the display is remanent when switching virtual desktop or appear when the application is minimized. I found that the issue is ...
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Unable to Upgrade Ubuntu from 13.10 to 14.04

Everything is working fine, Until: Failed to fetch http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/l/linux/linux-headers-3.13.0-24_3.13.0-24.46_all.deb Connection failed [IP: 91.189.91.14 80] But with ...
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Is any offline upgrade from 13.10 to 14.04 possible?

I typically upgrade downloading the relevant ISO (not necessarily the alternate one), going offline and then running: sudo mount -o loop ubuntu-11.04-alternate-amd64.iso /media/cdrom gksu ...
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Error installing OCI8 on Ubuntu 14.04

I've just upgraded my VM to Ubuntu 14.04, and my OCI8 PHP driver has stopped working. I've tried to install/upgrade it, but it doesn't work. That's the error messages I get: ...
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Missing header files when installing

I am trying to install Mysql-5.5 directly through Terminal but I get an header files is missingerror and it fails to install. The problem stays when I run sudo apt-get update/upgrade Is ther any way ...
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Cannot access Internet after 14.04 upgrade

I upgraded from 13.10 to 14.04 a couple of days ago via internet using "sudo apt-get upgrade". After the upgrade, both my wired connection and wireless connection stopped talking to the internet when ...
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Upgrade to Kubuntu 14.04 Hangs at Stopping Cron

I just attempted to upgrade from Kubuntu 13.10 to 14.04 using the Muon Update utility, but after downloading all required files, the update process stalled with the message "Cron: Stopping..." After ...
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Now that I've upgraded from 13.10 to 14.04 my keyboard setting, US international with dead keys, doesn't have dead keys. How do I get them back?

The apostrophe key used to be the dead key. Now when I press it all I get is apostrophe and no option for accents. How can I restore my dead keys?
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Upgrading from 12.04 LTS causes reboot failure

I don't get what I am doing wrong. I installed 12.04 just fine. No obvious issues. Then I reboot my computer, and it does so just fine. I think the computer has hardware RAID. The following is the ...
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No dash or menus, can't login after upgrade from 12.04 to 12.10

I am a newbie who recently installed 12.04 LTS on an Acer TravelMate 2301XC notebook (Intel Celeron M320 processor 1.3GHz with 1 GB RAM) and also the XFCE desktop environment. Most apps were running ...
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Lubuntu 14.04 Software Updater behaviour

Will the Lubuntu Software Updater install Ubuntu on my PC? I am wanting to upgrade to 14.04, but I am not sure if it will install Unity or Ubuntu-default packages. I am running 64Bit 13.10 Lubuntu. ...
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freshclam ignoring force-confold option when upgrading from terminal

There is a bug report for this here: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/clamav/+bug/1198929 I am trying to find a work around until either apt and/or freshclam are updated so that they don't ...
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While Upgrading to ubuntu 14.04 i personally edited the source list and corrupted it, Need suggestion to resolve and upgrade!

I'm new to ubuntu, while upgrading from ubuntu 13.10 to 14.04 i was getting some errors in the source list. While trying to make it right i used a source list of another pc and replaced it with mine, ...
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error occur when sudo apt-get update

Below error was occur after upgrading Ubuntu 14.04 from 13.01: (gedit:15234): IBUS-WARNING **: The owner of /home/jez/.config/ibus/bus is not root! jez@JEZZONEFLY:~$ sudo apt-get update 忽略 ...
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Upgrade from 13.10 to 14.04 with live USB [duplicate]

Is it possible to upgrade 13.10 to 14.04 with live USB?
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Authentication failure on upgrade to 14.04

I was in the middle of upgrading from 12.04 to 14.04 when my internet service went down. The upgrade aborted. On switching to another network and trying sudo do-release-upgrade -d, I get the following ...
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Upgrading Ubuntu 13.10 to Ubuntu 14.04

Can someone please tell me how to upgrade Ubuntu 13.10 to Ubuntu 14.04 ... it gives an error that "third party sources are disabled".. I don't know how to enable them.
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Blank desktop after upgrade to 14.04

Last night a window popped up on my version 13.10 desktop asking if I want to upgrade to 14.04. I said yes, since you should keep software up to date and such. The install went smoothly, but now it ...
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How to restore deleted PHP files using scalpel

I upgraded 13.10 to 14.04. After the upgrade finished, unfortunately found out that /var/www/ folder has been deleted (I didn't know that upgrade does the same as fresh install!!!). I have searched a ...
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Samba/Winbind Active Directory authentication broken after upgrade to 14.04

I was on Ubuntu desktop 12.04 and had it joined to the domain using samba/winbind/krb5 - worked great without any issues, I could log onto my comptuer using my active directory account. I upgraded to ...
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Multiple LTS upgrade with USB/iso

We have data limited internet access and I would like to upgrade multiple 12.04LTS machines in our agency with only downloading the 14.04LTS iso for use via a USB boot stick. Our data limit would not ...
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Problem with upgrade from 13.10 to 14.04

I start upgrade from ubuntu server 13.10 to 14.04 ,during upgrade process i receive message for replace 000-default.conf file, i choice (d) for view differences, but after this i can not get out from ...
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System won't suspend after upgrading to 14.04

Few days ago I upgraded my Linux machine to Ubuntu 14.04. After that, I notice that Ubuntu won't suspend anymore. Suspend works fine in 13.10. When I execute "Suspend" either from menu or from ...
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Ubuntu appearing at the center of VirtualBox window

I'm setting up Ubuntu in Oracle VM, but the issue is, yesterday it was upgraded to 14.04 the recent version of Ubuntu. After this upgradation, it is not coming for the full width of the Virtual Box. ...
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Ubuntu14.04 “Fails to start session”

Yesterday I upgraded from ubuntu 12.04 LTS to 14.04 using the update manager. Everything went smoothly. But when I restarted my laptop, it went till the login screen and as i entered my password, it ...
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tryin to fix initramfs

When I try this comand I get this answer. Please How can I fix it?(troubles started while upgrading ubuntu, the process was complete but the screen went blocked and I couldnt restart the ...
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12.10 error upon bootup and upgrade

I upgraded to 12.10 in my quest to get to 14.04, but my computer (HP Pavilion dv 6c47cl) doesn't seem to like 12.10. It won't load to the gui, and so I am forced to go to the command line if I want to ...
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How can I fix Dolphin's slow start up?

I've been a user of Kubuntu for 2 years now and I've upgraded the system when a new version came out. So far I was fine, but now with the Kubuntu 14.04 LTS upgrade and the KDE 4.13 also updated I ...
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How to fix/restart/continue broken/stopped upgrade

Did 2 test upgrades from server. On 1 changed in /etc/apt/sources.list text precise to trusty sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade All is fine on 2 did sudo apt-get update sudo ...
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Can't boot in windows 8 after upgrade to 14.04

As advised I am asking here about my problem. After upgrade to ubuntu 14.04 I can't boot in windows 8.1. Right away after upgrade I noticed that few of my previous options are missing in grub. Then I ...
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kworker taking 100% of one core

I updated from ubuntu 13.10 to 14.04. I have a quad core, and one core is pegged at 100% usage because of kworker. I know that kworker generally is doing things on behalf of the kernel, but I don't ...
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Ubuntu upgrade to 14.04 doesn't show after interrupted attempt

I tried to update from Ubuntu 12.04 to 14.04 using the update-manager. But the upgrade process stopped midway due to insufficient disk space. I cleared up enough space, and tried to resume by ...
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Upgrade aborts half-way through with the error message there is too little space in the /boot folder [duplicate]

I have tried to run the updater to install 14.04. It aborts half-way through with the error message there is too little space in the /boot folder. It recommends emptying the trash and running apt-get ...
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How to restrict Ubuntu to only show LTS updates

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS last week. Now I dont want to update daily for all the newly available updates, I want to restrict updates to only LTS updates. So I have seleted "For long-terms ...
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No internet after upgrading from 13.10 to 14.04 [on hold]

I've just updated my Dell Inspiron 1764 from 13.10 to 14.04. I was expecting to lose wireless networking (I need a proprietary broadcom driver) but now I've lost all internet. A wired connection says ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 upgrade problem - no desktop

I recently upgraded from Ubuntu 13.10 to 14.04 (both 64-bit). Initially, I tried the upgrade that runs from 13.10 (the one that pops up on the desktop to tell you there's a new release), but it ...
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Upgrade option is disabled while trying to upgrade to 14.04 using DVD

I tried to upgrade my Ubuntu 13.10 to 14.04 using DVD. When I want to upgrade, upgrade option is disabled. It seems I have to erase 13.10, so all of programs will be deleted. What's the problem? Why ...
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Upgrading Ubuntu slows Laptop down

I've a question considering upgrading Ubuntu to the new version. I've changed from 13.04 to 14.04 the system works great. I've noticed that if you upgrade the system it always gets slower. It is like ...
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Computer turned off during Ubuntu upgrade. How do I know if this has created problems?

Got notified a week ago of a new Ubuntu upgrade. I clicked yes, it sad it'd take several hours. I thought OK and let it do it's thing. Got back to a turned off laptop due to failed gangway. typical! ...
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Why are my user accounts missing from login screen after upgrade to 14.04 from 12.04 ?

Upgraded my 12.04LTS to 14.04 LTS via DVD, choosing the "upgrade" option from the installation options prompt. Since then, in the Login screen, the older user accounts are not visible. They are ...
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Precise to Trusty Upgrade? No Notification so far

I checked the settings of my update manager (cf picture below), but I have received no notification so far for Trusty, I was wondering if this was normal, or if I would have to install it manually? ...
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Problem in Updating Ubuntu 14.04, replaced Windows 8.1

And this is happening again. Even Last time when I have updated from Ubuntu Ver 12.x to 13.x, it has replaced the Windows 8 boot file with its own. And whatever I was doing (selecting option from ...
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Cannot upgrade from Ubuntu 13.10 to Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

Today I tried to upgrade my system to Ubuntu 14.04 but during the "Setting new software channels" process I get the following error: W:Failed to fetch ...
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php-pear is not working after upgrading to Ubuntu 14.04 [on hold]

After upgrading to Ubuntu 14.04 php-pear is failing to install any packages. sudo pear install --alldeps --force pear.phpunit.de/PHPUnit downloading PHPUnit-4.0.17.tgz ... Starting to download ...
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Why I should remove proprietary softwares and packages to upgrade my Ubuntu

I have tried to upgrade my Ubuntu twice now and haven't succeeded. The first was to upgrade from 13.04 to 13.10. Yesterday I tried to upgrade from Ubuntu 13.10 to 14.04 using upgrade manager but ...
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Detected displays wrong after upgrade to 14.04

upgrade to 14.04 - screen display finds 1 built-in monitor, however I have 2 identical "LACie photon20vision II" screens (neither Built-in) attached to a ATI Radeon card. It does not seem to be ...