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Stuck in Ubuntu 10.10 [duplicate]

I Opened my old laptop for the first time in years , and it's still on Ubuntu 10.10. Can't seem to figure out how to get it to upgrade to the most recent version. Any help would be appreciated ?
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i've tried to install ubuntu 12.04 & 12.10 & 13.04 in my hcl laptop but unable to finish installation

I'm using hcl laptop with processor: Intel(R)Pentium(R)CPU 2330 @ 1.60 GHz. I've started using Ubuntu from Ubuntu 8.04 LTS (Hardy Heron) to till Ubuntu 10.04 LTS (Lucid Lynx) and after that i stick to ...
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Error while upgrading Ubuntu from 10.10 to 11.04 [duplicate]

While I'm trying to upgrade it says that; "Fetching the upgrade failed. There may be a network problem". But I have a very good WiFi connection. Please advise me on this.
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How to upgrade a remote box from 10.10 to 12.04 LTS when apt doesn't work? [duplicate]

I have a virtual private server that runs the out-of-date Ubuntu 10.10. I'd like to upgrade to 12.04 LTS. Currently apt doesn't work on this box, and the command do-release-upgrade is not found. ...
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Upgrade a old version of ubuntu [duplicate]

First this is first question on a StackExchange, but it's a great platformand I found always a response of my questions. Now I have few questions. My first question, I have a friend some have a ...
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I need help updating [duplicate]

I am currently running Ubuntu 10.10 and I would lie to update. For some reason my computer will not let get into the BiOs setup to install from the DVD of Ubuntu. Please help
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ubunu 10.10 unable to upgrade to any latest version [duplicate]

Since Ubuntu 10.10 is now sent to stone age , i tried upgrading it to 11.04 but sudo do-release-upgrade gives Hash Sum mismatch , E:Some index files failed to download, they have been ...
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During installation of ubuntu 12.04, gets stuck on booting screen?, Also, unable to upgrade from ubuntu 10.10?

I tried installing Ubuntu 12.04 from DVD disk (clean install). But it gets stuck on the loading/booting screen. On pressing Esc, I get some errors as follows: pwconv failed to change the mode of ...
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upgrade from 10.10 to 11.04 on dell latitude 430 [duplicate]

I can upgrade to a later version. The upgrade process stops before starts to get the packagings. Says 'network error' however the network works fine on the machine!? HELP PLS!!
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Cannot Upgrade from 10.04 due to “Karmic” error during upgrade

I'm trying to upgrade from 10.04 to 10.10 and up. I am currently connected to the Internet. The last thing that I want to have to do is a fresh install since I dual boot the machine and I don't want ...
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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 ...
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Update/Upgrade ubuntu [duplicate]

I have ubuntu 10.10 maverik meerkat. When trying to update using the onboard update manager generates message, "failed to download repository information, check internet connection". my internet ...
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Updating 10.10 to the latest version through a firewall [duplicate]

I've had Ubuntu 10.10 on my server since I bought it several years back. I've tried to upgrade in the past but I'm always thwarted by my company's firewall. I receive messages like these: W:Failed to ...
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Update from Ubuntu 10.10 to 12.10 [duplicate]

So I am running this really outdated version of ubuntu and i want do upgrade it without loosing data but cant. need help
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Update Manager doesn't allow me to upgrade from version 10.10 to 12.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to install software or upgrade from old unsupported release? Hi I'm trying to upgrade my old version 10 of Ubuntu to the latest version 12. when I open update ...
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How to Ubuntu upgrade from 10.10 to 12.10 32-bit [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to upgrade Ubuntu from an ISO image I have Ubuntu 10.10 installed. Kindly let me know if there are upgrades for changing my version of Ubuntu. Thank you for your ...
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How to upgrade ubuntu unsupported 10.10 to 11.04, then ultimately to 12.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I fix a 404 Error using a PPA? I am trying to upgrade from 10.10 to 11.04. I have been getting these errors. First one- Third party sources ...
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Can't Upgrade from 10.10-11.04

When trying to upgrade from Ubuntu 10.10 to Ubuntu 11.04 I got this error during update W:Failed to fetch http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/dists/natty/Release.gpg Something wicked happened ...
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How To Upgrade Wine from 1.2 to 1.5 in Maverick 10.10

I am using Maverick Meerkat (10.10). It has Wine 1.2. I followed the instructions at WinHQ for updating wine. In Synaptic Package Manager, the highest version I get now for upgrading is 1.3, not 1.5. ...
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How can I upgrade from Ubuntu 10.10 to 12.04?

I have been struggling to get to 12.04 for one of my three systems supporting Mythtv. There have been multiple false starts and not working functionality. Furthermore, Unity severely upsets my ...
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Why can't I upgrade from 10.10 to 11.04 any more? [closed]

This is what I get when trying to upgrade 10.10 Server to Natty. $ do-release-upgrade Checking for a new ubuntu release Get:1 Upgrade tool signature [198B] ...
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Unable to download Ubuntu latest version

I have Ubuntu 10.10 installed on my system. On update manager it is showing that new release 11.04 is available. But when I try to Upgrade Ubuntu it gives below message: "Authentication Failed. ...
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Can my machine run Ubuntu( kubuntu | xubuntu | mint ) 12.04 WELL?

I have a 9 year old computer packing the hardware listed below. My question is, can I run 12.04 ( Ubuntu, Kubuntu, MINT or Xubuntu ) WELL? I was running Ubuntu 10.10 and I upgraded to 12.04 by going ...
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Upgrading Mythbuntu 10.10 to 12.04

Hoping for some pointers to the right upgrade path for upgrading my working 10.10 Mythbuntu system to 12.04 of the same. The notes for 12.04 say to ensure you've upgraded to mythtv .25, via the ...
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Ubuntu 10.10 stop working at login screen after power loss during upgrade

I have ubuntu 10.10 and I was upgrading it when suddenly my computer turned off due to fluctuation of power. Now when i am booting my ubuntu then it stops working at login screen. nothings happen at ...
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Ubuntu 10.10 Network not working

even few days go it was working perfectly. suddenly There is no internet. I can't even reach 192.168.0.1 . I've a dual boot with window. with which I can reach to internet. lspci says : 01:02.0 ...
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Version to Version Upgrades and bugs — DNS errors

I've been using Ubuntu (64-bit) for the past three versions (10.10, 11.04, now 11.10). For the most part, things are fine. I have issues with the 64-bit version, but who doesn't. My question is ...
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Upgrading from 10.10 to 11.04 to 11.10?

I have Ubuntu 10.10. I know that one cannot directly jump from 10.10 to 11.10. So, first I have to upgrade to 11.04, then 11.10 . But how could I be sure that 11.04 and 11.10 will work on my pc? Is ...
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Unable to connect to wireless router using Intel PRO/Wireless 3945ABG [closed]

A few days ago I upgraded to 10.10 and since then I've been unable to connect to my wireless router. NetworkManager tries to connect to the router - the animated "connecting" symbol stays for a few ...
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Can I upgrade to Linux 3 Kernel on Ubuntu 10.10?

I need to use Linux 3, becasue with Linux 2.6.x has display problems with my SandyBridge integrated graphic. On the other hand, I need to downgrade to Ubuntu 10.04/10 because Betavine packages for ...
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“Authentication failed” when trying to upgrade from 10.04 to 10.10

I get the following error message when trying a network upgrade from 10.04 to 10.10: authentication failed. authenticating the upgrade failed. there may be a problem with the network or with the ...
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How to upgrade LibreOffice to 3.4.2

How to upgrade LibreOffice from 3.3.2 to 3.4.2 Final (2011-08-01) on 10.10 I added the PPA sudo add-apt-repository ppa:libreoffice/ppa and tried to use update manager in system -> ...
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Upgrading PHP version from 5.3.3 to 5.3.6 [closed]

I'm trying to upgrade the version of PHP installed on an Ubuntu server 10.10 from 5.3.3 to 5.3.6 I followed the instructions from here and all seemed to go well, but when I run phpinfo() it's still ...
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“Could not determine the upgrade” while trying to update from 10.10 to 11.04

The error message I get on trying to upgrade is Could not determine the upgrade An unresolvable problem occurred while calculating the upgrade: E:Error, pkgProblemResolver::Resolve generated ...
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Have to manually launch unity after upgrade

I upgraded from 10.10 to 11.04 first week of May. Unity won't launch on its own. After logging in the title and sidebar are unavailable (even though I chose Ubuntu as session during login) and I have ...
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Using Maverick how to upgrade certain packages to newer versions?

I tried Natty and was just terrible, even Gnome Classic was buggy. So I switched back to 10.10 and all is well. However, I miss the newer versions of Rhythmbox, Empathy, Gwibber, etc that are in ...
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Upgrade from 10.10 to 11.04 broke Ubuntu

I upgraded from 10.10 to 11.04 (kernel 2.6.38-9) and now Ubuntu won't fully boot. I get this message: Gave up waiting for root device. Common problems: - Boot args (cat /proc/cmdline) - Check ...
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Upgrading to 10.10 [closed]

Hey guys, Ive had some problems with my linux system, slowly been figuring things out. But im quite stumped on this problem, ill copy a section of code for you... Errors were encountered while ...
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How to install the latest version of Groovy?

I have already installed Groovy in my Ubuntu 10.10 desktop version. Now the language have been released its latest version of Groovy 1.8. When I try to install using the same command that have been ...
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How can I upgrade a netbook with low system memory?

I have a mini laptop with 100MB remaining (on a 4GB drive). The computer has an SD slot and I have a 2GB SD card available. Xubuntu says that only 2GB are required, I could also have it set up with ...
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zeitgeist-extension-fts cant seem to install after upgrade from 10.04 to 10.10

Okay folks, hope all is well in which ever part of the world you are in, I seem to be having a bit of an issue with unity-place-applications & unity-place-files. I have just updated from 10.04 ...
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Upgrade from 10.10 to 11.04 freezes at startup; keyboard and mouse don't work; “It seems that you do not have the hardware required to run Unity…” [closed]

Just after an upgrade from Ubuntu 10.10 to 11.04, Ubuntu freezes at startup on a dialog saying: "It seems that you do not have the hardware required to run Unity. Please choose Ubuntu Classic", etc. ...
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How to upgrade Unity on 10.10 UNR without upgrading Ubuntu?

I keep on getting errors when trying to Upgrade, but really, I like my current setup so I just want the new Unity interface. How to I upgrade it?
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1answer
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no access to encrypted partition after failed distro upgrade [closed]

I had an Ubuntu 10.10 encrypted (dm-crypt) installation on my PC. Today i did the distro upgrade to 11.04, but the upgrade failed. There are no working system on my PC anymore. How can i now access ...
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Root filesystem check fails after power failure during installation

During the "install" phase of the upgrade there was a power failure. After when starting up again the following errors are reported: init: udevtrigger main process (420) terminated with status 1 ...
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What happens with Windows applications installed via Wine during upgrades?

In this case I specifically want to go from 10.10 to 11.04, but maybe there are some generic descriptions out there as well. What should I expect to encounter with a program which works great under ...
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Now that 11.04 is out will 10.04 still upgrade to 10.10?

I have been running 10.10 on my laptop and like it. I would like to upgrade my 10.04 LTS box at home by just enabling normal releases in update manager. Should this work, or have I caused a ...
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How do I upgrade from 10.04 to 10.10 in one command by using the terminal? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Upgrading from the command line? Hi, I dont want to use the update manager I just want to type one command in a terminal do you understand? I am at 10.04 and want to ...
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Desktop not appearing after upgrade to 10.10 [closed]

I just assembled a computer from store bought pieces with the intention of putting Ubuntu 10.10 on it. In hindsight, I probably should have just burned a 10.10 cd and installed from that, but I ...
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What is saved when you upgrade and should you upgrade or wipe clean the disk?

I have used 10.10 as long as i have used ubuntu and I have not upgraded yet. I have tons of files and applications on this computer and I really don't want to have to reinstall them and copy them. ...