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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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lubuntu 13.04 upgrade problem [duplicate]

i have lubuntu 13.04 installed but i can't upgrade or update it ! it always bring up this response Reading package lists... Error! E: Unable to parse package file ...
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encrypted pendrive became inaccessible after Lubuntu upgrade

I have an ext3 formated pendrive encrypted. If I recall, I did it with the program cryptsetup. Then one day I upgraded Lubuntu from 12.10 to 13.04. Now it does not recognize my password. I have not ...
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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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Login requirement

I had loaded and was using Lubuntu v11.10 from LiveUSB. On the upgrade module, it suggested upgrading to Lubuntu 12.04. I clicked this button and after a period of 20 hours of “bumping and ...
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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 ...