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Can't boot Wubi after upgrading to 14.04 from 12.04

So I decided to upgrade to 14.04 from 12.04 on my Wubi installation, using update-manager -d, but I can no longer boot into Ubuntu. When I try to, I see the message mount:mounting..."etc, then "Target ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 live disk only starts up with acpi=off

I recently tried to run ubuntu 14.04 on a USB drive as I wanted to decide whether it is worth upgrading to(my netbook now has 12.04 on it). However, when I tried to start ubuntu up from the USB ...
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Switching from 12.04LTS to 14.04LTS [duplicate]

I have 12.04LTS installed on my laptop. I want to upgrade it to 14.04LTS. I tried to find a method but didn't succeed. I read somewhere that I can directly upgrade from one LTS to other but how?
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Could not calculate the upgrade, Upgrade 12.04 to 14.04

I get the error Could not calculate the upgrade An unresolvable problem occurred while calculating the upgrade. This can be caused by: * Upgrading to a pre-release version of Ubuntu * Running ...
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Will ubuntu 12.04 be automatically upgraded to 14.04? [duplicate]

Do I have to do something to upgrade to 14.04 from 12.04?
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How to upgrade easily from 12.04 LTS to 14.04 LTS without losing data? [duplicate]

My System Spec is: OS: ubuntu 12.04 LTS OS Type: 64-bit Disk: 488.3 GB There is no partition on my machine and I want to upgrade to 14.04 LTS. But I'm afraid to do this as I've got data in it that I ...
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12.04 - After upgrades “enable wireless” causes crash

(I am sorry but I am a ubuntu noob, so hopefully any solution will not be too technical) I have a Thinkpad Edge430. I had been using ubuntu 12.04 for many months without a problem. Last week, I ...
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Upgrading to new version of Ubuntu [duplicate]

i recently have installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, then i notice that Ubuntu will release newer LTS version very soon. I have dual boot between Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and Windows 7, but what if i upgrading my ...
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How do I upgrade openssl? [duplicate]

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and would like to upgrade openssl to the latest version. openssl version -a reports "1.0.1 14 Mar 2012" I ran apt-get update / upgrade / dist-upgrade but it says "0 ...
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Avoid Upgrade to Software Beta Versions

Today my Update Manager in Ubuntu 12.04. updated R to the latest version called "R version 3.1.0 beta (2014-03-28 r65330) -- "Spring Dance"" I had a lot of trouble after the upgrade and I needed to ...
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Upgrading libcurl on Ubuntu 12.04

I'm seeing recurring stacktraces as shown below, which I think is caused by 12.04 shipping with an old curl (as mentioned here). How could I upgrade to a more recent stable version? ...
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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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1answer
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confguration incorrect while trying to install ubuntu

I am trying to run ubuntu 12.04LTS off of a pc I found off the side of the road pentium 4 3.00ghz 512mb ram 128mb gpu 20gb hdd Problem is when I place my cd inside and press f11 to access boot menu, ...
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How to restore Data from ubuntu 12.10 localhost

after upgrading from Ubuntu 12.04 to 12.10 i have a black screen, don't see any thing I well remove this version and install a new one . but I need My all projects from local host. it's Important .
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Help!! Not sure how to fix [duplicate]

I'm a noob when it comes to Ubuntu. I'd love if someone could help me. I was trying to upgrade and it didnt let me, I restart and now it's messed up. As of this moment I can get to the purple screen ...
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1answer
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12.04 to 13.10 Can it remove encryption?

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my primary computer, and I absentmindedly selected "encypt home directory" I read a few methods to de-encrypt it, but they didn't work so well (And seemed overly ...
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VBoxManage not finding VMs after upgrading Ubuntu

For the first time ever I got an Ubuntu (12.04) "internal error " that hung up my computer and halted the VMs I run in VirtualBox. It had been a while (maybe 6 months) since I upgraded my system ...
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Problems with us.archive.ubuntu.com can't upgrade/update

I have this problem, i can't update/upgrade, i'm using a static Ip and through wifi and my eth0 is setted and in theory connected to the internet, but doesn't go outside my network aparently, i'm ...
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After upgrade I have NO network capability

I upgraded from 11.10 to 12.04 and now I have NO network capability, No wired, no wifi. I have looked at various solutions offered on the net to no avail. I am a NOOB and only vaguely familiar with ...
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1answer
151 views

Is Bitcoin core V.0.9 not updated on PPA ppa:bitcoin/bitcoin?

Version 0.9 of Bitcoin-Qt just came out. When will ppa:bitcoin/bitcoin be updated? In the meanwhile, any steps showing how to upgrade are welcome! Equally posted on ...
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1answer
69 views

How to fix error while sudo apt-get upgrade

I am getting following error on Ubuntu 12.04 server. Everything on this machine was installed using apt-get install and tried to keep it updated as much as possible. After last update I noticed I can ...
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How to serve .deb files compiled for amd64 without receiving errors that i386 .deb files are not available?

I have a repository on a ubuntu 12.04 server that is serving .deb files for only 64 bit architectures. When I run apt-get update I get the following W: Failed to fetch ...
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410 views

How to fix upgrade, install failure loop due to disk space issue

I'm running into an upgrade / install failure loop due to disk space, but I don't see which drive is full. I've tried clean, autoclean and autoremove, but to no avail. This is Ubuntu on AWS. There are ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS issue with sysv / udev: after upgrade no init script works

I am sort of refining my server's issues I have found some time ago and still persisting after more than half a year. Here are some of my previous "installments" about this issue: After last ...
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Can I upgrade 12.04 to 14.04 on a Live USB with persistent partition? [closed]

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 from a Live USB hard drive with casper-rw partition and thinking of upgrading it to 14.04. I know that I cannot (and should not) upgrade the kernel (I set apt to lock ...
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9 views

Software updates through proxy server? [duplicate]

We are using squid proxy server to access internet when we are opening browser it ask to specify username and password to enter it to it then how can we able to update the system by this proxy ...
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257 views

12.04 to 13.1 upgrade

I tried upgrading from 12.04 to 13.1 and wasn't able to get anywhere. Then I tried a fresh install of 13.1 which was even worse. From a usb stick, I got a purple screen with the red and white dots and ...
2
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1answer
75 views

Can I update/upgrade my Ubuntu version? [duplicate]

I am currently running Ubuntu 12.04 and would like to upgrade/update it to 13.10 without losing my files. I have the Ubuntu One cloud but I have limited space. Is there any way to get a different ...
2
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1answer
136 views

Upgrade php5-gd on 12.04

I'm aware there's already a post with the same title, but my question is different: as I explain it in a Stack Overflow post, I need to use a more recent version of php-gd in my 12.04 Ubuntu than the ...
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After last update, my varnish and all services broke!

I have an Ubuntu 12.04 LTS server hosted in a XEN VPS. Strictly being used in terminal mode via PuTTY. uname -a Linux webserver 3.2.0-58-generic #88-Ubuntu SMP Tue Dec 3 17:37:58 UTC 2013 x86_64 ...
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1answer
61 views

Can't get pass the GRUB menu on 12.04

I can't boot to ubunto 12.04 LTS;I get a blinking curso and my caps key led keeps flashing. I've tried recovery mode and it gives thesame error.I've tried loading previous version from the grub menu ...
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1answer
67 views

Can't upgrade 12.04 to a newer version [duplicate]

12.04 LTS upgrade I'm trying to upgrade my ubuntu 12.04 amd64 to a newer version, but it keeps telling me that there is no newer version. Here's what I get: uname -r 3.8.0-29-generic ...
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1answer
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upgrading pdftk 1.41 to 1.44 how can I check for breaking changes?

I have the wonderful task of finding out what ( if any ) breaking changes are if we upgrade from PDFTK 1.41 to 1.44 Here is our use-case We use PDFTK on the command line from a PHP application ...
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upgrade 12.04 to 12.10 [duplicate]

Last night upgraded my notebook from 12.04 LTS to 12.10, restarted and after that... just a blank screen. Any ideas? Rebooted several times, starts grub, the ubuntu screen loading system and then a ...
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Ubuntu Server 12.04: Boot hangs with error "udevd[538] inotify_add_watch(…) failed: invalid argument

I'm currently faced with the following situation: when rebooting a Ubuntu 12.04 LTS server after updating (it ran perfectly for a year or so, I updated it around two months ago and rebooted with no ...
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1answer
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How to Upgrade Ubuntu 12.04 to 12.10 final not Beta without a cd

I tried doing this before from the software updater and it upgraded me to 12.10 and then I upgraded to 13.04 and then when I tried to upgrade to 13.10 it said that it can't because I'm using a daily ...
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Problems after upgrading from 12.04.2 to 12.10

So Yesterday, I upgraded my 12.04.2 to 12.10 using the Update Manager. After the 3-hour download and installation was done, when the system booted up, everything got laggy, no display driver, however, ...
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Google Earth: has the Panoramio photos issue been resolved yet?

Obviously, I'm still a noob after 18 months or so - long story :) Anyway, I just installed Google Earth 6 and - natch - got the "invalid HTTP request" error messsage, the only solution to which was ...
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How can i upgrade 32bit 12.04 LTS to 64-bit 12.04LTS ubuntu [duplicate]

I just want to upgrade my Ubuntu 12.04LTS 32-bit to 64-bit. I want to install software which woks well with 64-bitOS.I don't want to reinstall because I have done installing and uninstalling different ...
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1answer
44 views

Unable to update from 12.04 to 12.10

I'm trying to update from 12.04 to 13.04 but I firstly need to go thorugh 12.10, using Update Manager. This is the error I get. E:Error, pkgProblemResolver::Resolve generated breaks, this may be ...
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Upgrade from 10.04 to 12.4 shutdown in the middle of installation, and now i cant even run it live

I have had ubuntu 10.04 until yesterday, when my dad got home with a disc that has 12.4 on it, i quickly put it into the laptop and started the install, and everything was going fine, but apparently ...
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Upgrade from Ubuntu 12.04 to 13.10 with live USB

As the title underlines it, I do not know how to upgrade from a Ubuntu 12.04 Precise to Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy. I have made my own research, and it turns out that I have to upgrade to 12.10 Quantum, then ...
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1answer
30 views

How to upgrade to the Unstable Ubuntu Builds [closed]

Is there a way to upgrade my Ubuntu 12.04 install to Trusty Dev without upgrading via .iso because it keeps erasing my programs and my desktop environment that I'm working on.
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Problems after cancelled upgrade on LTS 12.04

While playing around with my distribution 12.04 LTS, I was checking to see how the upgrade procedure goes and used the command sudo do-release-upgrade and it said no new release found. All good, ...
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How to rollback kernel upgrade ? [duplicate]

I use 12.04 . I upgraded kernel (3.8.*) to 3.12 . After restart nothing did not work . Also does not appear. What should I do
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1answer
49 views

Upgraded to 12.10 from 12.04 LTS

I upgraded to 12.10 from 12.04LTS. I can't see any of my side menu bars. Both my menu and status bars look like static. How to fix it?
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Upgrading Intel gpu drivers. PPA or from source?

I'm experiencing a bug with my i915 drivers for my Intel HD 4400 card (namely on leaving the laptop inactive for sometime, with screensaver running, I come back to find only a black screen with a ...
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How to install the latest version of VLC (2.1.2) on Ubuntu 12.04?

I need play video in ultra-hd 4K definition (3840×2160 pixels) and my favorite player is VLC. In Ubuntu 12.04 LTS the latest available version of VLC is 2.0.8 which does not have support for this ...
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1answer
134 views

Is there any issues after upgrading native Ubuntu 12.04 on Dell XPS 13 developer edition?

I've just bought Dell XPS 13 Developer Edition (Sputnik 3). Default version of Ubuntu is 12.04, and obviously I don't want to stuck with almost 2 years old distribution. I just wandering is it save ...
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1answer
737 views

Ho to upgrade Ubuntu 12.04 to Ubuntu 13.10? [duplicate]

I have to upgrade an Ubuntu 12.04 to the last stable Ubuntu 13.10 but I have some doubts about how do it: 1) The first doubt is related to the fact that reading online seems that is not a smart thing ...