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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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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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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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Blank desktop after upgrading lubuntu to 14.04 from 12.10

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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Does upgrading works? In practice [on hold]

I upgraded 12.04 to 12.10 per instructions, on my way to 14.04. Because of the many issues I now actually think you can not upgrade. Not in any practical sense. After upgrade to 12.10 there is for ...
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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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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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Software Updater fails to upgrade to 13.10 [duplicate]

I need help upgrading from 12.10 to 13.10. It's a little under a month to 14.04 but even sooner until support for 12.10 is dropped, so I decided to upgrade to 13.10 in the meantime. I used Software ...
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Problems whith phpmyadmin after upgrading to 12.10

after doing a do-release-upgrade I try to access phpmyadmin. It dsiplays the login but when I try to log in it gives me an page not found error. during the upgrade it asked me whether or not to ...
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How to upgrade from Ubuntu amd 64bit to intel 64bit?

I've been using Ubuntu 12.10 for about a year and half now on my laptop with an intel processor. When I installed it I was dumb enough to commit the mistake of downloading a amd 64bit version of the ...
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I can't upgrade from 12.10 to 13.04 or 13.10. My updater does not give me an option to upgrade to 13.04

I keep getting an error message when I try to upgrade to 13.10. I have made sure that 12.10 is up-to-date and when I did all my updates, I was asked if I wanted to Upgrade to 13.10, not 13.04. When I ...
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Why cannot Ubuntu resolve the proxy hostname while upgrading to 12.10?

I'm on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise). I can not upgrade to 12.10 using the Update manager. Each time I try, it shows that 12.10 is available to upgrade: However, when I click on "Upgrade", I get the ...
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Problems after upgrading to 13.10 from 12.10

It's my first question and I am pretty much desperate by now. So please look upon any errors likely to occur in my question. So, I had Ubuntu 12.10 running alongside Windows 7 (which is the default ...
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Graphical error after upgrading from 12.04 LTS to 12.10

After updating my Ubuntu version from 12.04 to 12.10, I get a weird and very annoying error on startup. It states something about my graphics card, but it goes away too fast for me to be able to read ...
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How can I upgrade from 12.10 to 13.10 via terminal using USB rather than from internet?

While upgrading from 12.10 to 13.10 I was unable to select the upgrade option as follow, the same happened while I was trying to upgrading from 12.10 to 13.04 booting from USB Presently I have a ...
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System no longer boots after 12.04 to 12.10 upgrade

I recently upgraded my system from 12.04LTS to 12.10, and now it no longer boots. I got the following messages over and over again: error: font file format error: 1st section must be FILE error: no ...
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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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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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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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upgrade from 12.10 to 13.x - says “no new release found”

I'd like to upgrade from 12.10 to 13.10, even if that means upgrading to 13.04 first dell@dell:~$ lsb_release -a No LSB modules are available. Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 12.10 ...
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Failed to upgrade ubuntu 12.10 to 13.04 beacause package size mismatch

I was upgrading my ubuntu 12.10 to 13.04, using following command: sudo do-release-upgrade everything is OK until I get following error message : Could not download the upgrades The upgrade ...
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Mounting error after upgrade from 12.10 to 13.04

I have upgraded from Ubuntu 12.10 to 13.04. After rebooting my laptop Ubuntu appears and then this message is displayed: General error mounting file system . A maintenance shell will now be started ...
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Issues from Upgrading one version at a time?

I've been using 12.04 since it came out, never changed due to stability, but I do fear that I am missing a lot of stuff and new software in the newest versions. My idea was to upgrade to 14.04 when it ...
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Cannot Ge 12.10 to Upgrade to 13.10 - Upgrade Not Possible with This Tool Error

I have tried using the update-manager to upgrade from 12.10 to 13.10. After it checks for updates, it shows that 13.10 is available and asks if I want to upgrade. I say yes and then it downloads two ...
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Upgrade from 12.04 to 12.1 boots to power saver mode and everything is dark

I upgraded from 12.04 to 12.10 with no issues, however, when the system was rebooted, it immediately came up in power saver mode, the screen is black and I'm unable to do anything, especially get it ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 problem [duplicate]

I was upgrading to ubuntu 12.10 from ubuntu 12.04 lts. After the download during the installation period, the computer's screen got locked and when I tried to unlock the screen, the black screen ...
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Upgrade from an old version (12.04) to another old version (12.10)

I have a laptop which needs proprietary drivers (yes, I know). These are known to work on 12.04 but not other versions. I've seen install guides and so on where people say that they could not get ...
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Every time I try to upgrad from the old disk I installed I get an error message

Extracting the upgrade failed. There may be a problem with the network or with the server. Is what I keep seeing when I try to update. I have a very old version of Ubuntu and have no idea about how ...
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I can't upgrade from 12.10 to 13.04

I got alot of errors while upgrading and the upgrading stopped. I can't open the update manager anymore. tonkku@ubuntu:~$ update-manager -d (update-manager:12524): Gtk-WARNING **: Theme parsing ...
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Possible to upgrade 12.04->12.10, not 13x?

Can I upgrade to a specific version, rather than to whatever's newest? I've a driver to install which requires 12.10. Thanks in advance.
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Upgrading from 12.04 to 12.10 not booting [duplicate]

I tried to upgrade from 12.04 to 12.10 as per the official documentation. When the system is rebooting, it showed as Ubuntu ( logo) and now in the blank black screen from past one hour. I tried to ...
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Upgrade from 12.04 to 12.10 Problem

I dual boot with windows 7 and used to have ubuntu 13.10 but had some errors so I uninstalled ubuntu deleted the ubuntu system and wiped the logical drive I had ubuntu on. But I still wanted ubuntu ...
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I upgraded from 12.04 to 12.10, but when I log in the screen is blank

I have upgraded my Ubuntu to 12.10, but when I log in the screen shows my background, asks me to unlock my keyring, and nothing else. The screen does not show the application bar or the bar at the top ...
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Upgrading Ubuntu from 12.04 to 12.10 broke my system, completely.

First, I hope that this is not a duplicate, because I found my question quite strange and unique, and I don't have any idea with it. These days I heard of the new Ubuntu release, version 13.10 and I ...
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Updater is not upgrading

I am using Ubuntu 12.10. I tried to upgrade it using the Software Updater, but it is not working even after pressing Upgrade button. Then I tried to upgrade through the terminal using the command sudo ...
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Upgrade to 12.10 won't show menu or side bar

I have just upgraded my system from 12.04 64 bit to 12.10 64 bit. The system was working well before the upgrade. I have read all about people having similar problems to mine so I have tried many ...
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Does an upgrade from 12.10 to 13.04 will effect the version of PHP/other packages installed?

My work laptop is running Ubuntu 12.10 (32-bit). Due to the need to be able to test our code in the same versions of PHP, Memcache, and a few other modules; I need to keep the PHP version right where ...
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Upgrading from 12.04 LTS to 12.10

I have Ubuntu 12.04 installed on my VAIO, alongside Windows 7. I know Ubuntu upgrades won't damage my Windows drive and I'm fine about it, but I've seen people saying 'Unity 2D removal' and 'purge ...
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I have no internet connection after upgrading from 12.04 to 12.10

I upgraded Ubuntu to 12.10. It seemed to work fine, except that I get no response from Internet. sent ping 8.8.8.8 reply icmp_req=112 ttl=47 time=27.6 (mnimum time, max time 30.5) How can this be ...
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I am trying to update 12.04 to 13.04 but I get a message saying “Saving installed packages…”

The dots go round and round but after a few hours of this I have to kill the process.
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Boot problems after upgrading from 12.04 to 12.10

I am not an experienced Ubuntu user. I updated my existing 12.04 until no more updates were available and then I chose to upgrade my system to version 12.10. All went well (or at least I thought it ...
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I can not upgrade from 12.10 to 13.04

In my working PC I have installed Ubuntu 12.10 and I'd like to upgrade to 13.04. I have almost downloaded everything but these two are keep stooping me from days. could somebody help me to resolve ...
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after ugrading from 12.04 to 12.10 does not boot

after ugrading from 12.04 to 12.10 does not boot step 1: webi.exe install 12.04 step 2: upgrade to ubuntu 12.10 result: ubuntu does not start this question very likely is a duplicated question, I ...
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How to upgrade directly to 12.10 from 10.04? [duplicate]

How to upgrade directly to 12.10 (or latest) from 10.04. When i try to upgrade to 10.10, it gets following error. Failed to fetch Fetching the upgrade failed. There may be a network problem I'm ...
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Can only install Ubunt 12.10

Each time I tried to install a distro I could select the option install "distro name," however when selected it would go straight to a black screen without the ability to ALT + F1 forcing a hard ...
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13.04 upgrade error

Twice I tried to upgrade my 12.10 to 13.04, but both times I got the same error. How can I fix it? Failed to fetch ...
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12.10 boots to black screen after upgrade [duplicate]

I upgraded from 12.04 to 12.10, but after upgrading, Ubuntu boots too a black screen. How can if ix this?
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problem after upgrade to 12.10 [duplicate]

I just upgraded my Ubuntu 12.04 to 12.10 but after the reboot Ubuntu starts up to a black screen with terminal, can somebody help me to do a normal reboot? During the upgrade I had the terminal ...
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Problem when trying to upgrading Ubuntu 12.4 to 12.10 [duplicate]

This is totally freaking me out. PLEASE HELP ME!!!! Ok this is what happened, I have an existing Ubuntu 12.4 running on my laptop, I visited Ubuntu's website out of nowhere and I saw this new Ubuntu ...