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Install package intended for newer version of ubuntu

I am running Lubuntu 10.04 (I know it's 2014 and I'm way out of date...) and in the synaptic package manager for my system, it only allows me to install the latest version of a package for my 10.04 ...
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I use ubuntu with lubuntu-desktop, do I dare upgrade ubuntu?

I use ubuntu, but I had problems with Unity, so I changed to use lubuntu-desktop: sudo apt-get install lubuntu-desktop The updating manager is now saying that there is a new version of ubuntu, and ...
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Problem installing gcc compiler [on hold]

I tried to install gcc compiler because I want to learn programming I have an old computer 1gb ram so I installed an older version of Ubuntu (10.04) and its working faster than before but when I try ...
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How do I upgrade to Lubuntu SaucySalamder? [duplicate]

I am using Lubuntu on a virtual machine and have many files on here. Months ago, I kept getting pop-ups which asked me to update to Lubuntu 13.10 (I believe it was 13.10) Saucy Salamander but I kept ...
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No network manager after an upgrade to Lubuntu 14.04

Hello, I upgraded from Lubuntu 13.10 to 14.04 and it got rid off my network manager I added it back to my tool bar but it doesn’t show other networks available. How do I fix this problem?
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Initrd regeneration on every installation

After upgrading to 14.04 and switching to lubuntu I noticed that almost any package installation entails initrd regeneration: $ aptitude reinstall udev ... update-initramfs: deferring update (trigger ...
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Switching to lubuntu dows not work

I just upgraded my older laptop to Ubuntu 14.04 and I want to try something more lightweight. So, I installed lubuntu-desktop as recommended in how to replace ubuntu with lubuntu and it made no ...
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Lubuntu 13.10 does not ugrade to 14.04

I'm trying to upgrade to the newest version of Lubuntu, but after I open the software updater, clicking on upgrade, and enter my authentication. The updater just closes and nothing happens. Whenever I ...
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Blank desktop after upgrading lubuntu to the next version

I recently have experienced the same problem twice when upgrading two computers - once when upgrading Lubuntu 12.10 to 13.10 and again today when upgrading a second computer from 12.10 to 14.04. In ...
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Ubuntu upgrade from 12.04 to 12.10 crashed and now /home partition won't mount at bootup

I tried to upgrade my wife's Packard Bell netbook running Lubuntu 12.04 LTS to 12.10. It all ran smoothly until after the downloading of packages and requesting I confirm that some will be removed, ...
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Upgrading Lubuntu?

I have a copy of lubuntu (the "light" distribution of ubuntu) on one of my machines. I received a message that the version that I have is no longer supported and that I must upgrade. When I pressed ...
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upgrade an old “kinda” broken ubuntu from a working lubuntu

i've been searching for this but i couldnt find an answer. (to state that i did search) is it possible to update my ubuntu 11.04 from my current Lubuntu 13.10 ? i have and "old" pc. specs are: cpu: ...
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Error Installing Lubuntu Over Ubuntu – Please Help! [duplicate]

I am (barely) running Ubuntu 10.10 on an ancient laptop. I tried to install Lubuntu over it (and hopefully remove Ubuntu) by running this in the terminal – sudo apt-get install ...
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Can I upgrade from Ubuntu 12.10 to Lubuntu 13.04 directly?

I have ubuntu 12.10 installed on mypc. I'm thinking to upgrade to 13.04. Now i'd like to take the opportunity also to test lubuntu. Should I first upgrade ubuntu, then install lubuntu or can I ...
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How to fix resolution after upgrading Lubuntu 12.04 to 12.10?

I have been using Lubuntu 12.04, at resolution 1440x900. Then I got Rawtherapee, but it would not work right. So I ran a Live Lubuntu 12.10 and the resolution was at 1440x900. So I up-graded to 12.10 ...
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Is it possible to install and run Thunar 1.5.1 in Lubuntu 12.04?

I hear that a new Thunar (with tabs!!) is ready - see this. I have added the PPA and run the update and upgrade commands but I still have Thunar 1.2.3 In Synaptic, Thunar looks ready for upgrade: ...
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Is there an easy way to change Ubuntu flavor during upgrade?

I used to run Ubuntu Netbook Edition (UNE) 10.04 on my Asus Eee 901. I recently upgraded to the "regular" Ubuntu desktop 11.10, since UNE was discontinued. Due to the limited hardware, my netbook has ...
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Given an existing Lubuntu 11.10 system how do I upgrade to Lubuntu 12.04? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I upgrade from 10.04 or 11.10 to 12.04? How do I upgrade Lubuntu from 11.10 to 12.04? How do I upgrade from 10.04 or 11.10 to 12.04 describes how to upgrade ...