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Unable to upgrade to 14.04

I am trying to upgrade from Kubuntu 13.10 to 14.04. When I start the distribution upgrade, I get this message after "setting new software channels": An unresolvable problem occurred while ...
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How can I upgrade major Kubuntu versions by command line?

The recommended way to upgrade Kubuntu versions is using kubuntu-devel-release-upgrade, which opens up a GUI window. Is there a purely command-line method for distribution upgrades? Background When ...
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cdrom support broken after kubuntu 13.10 upgrade

cdrom no longer functional after 13.04 -> 13.10 kubuntu upgrade eject works intermittently mount /dev/sr0 /cdrom hangs until i manually eject the disk k3b sometimes fails to start, when it starts it ...
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kubuntu System GUI radically changed after upgrade

Yesterday I did a full system upgrade, and now the GUI has changed in a way that makes the system very difficult to operate. On the top bar of the windows there are no longer the close, expand, ...
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2answers
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Adding KDE Backports PPA has caused unmet dependencies. How to fix?

I added ppa:kubuntu-ppa/backports in the usual way, then performed a dist-upgrade. It needed to download over gigabyte of files, so I left if for the afternoon. Upon my return, I found that the system ...
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123 views

Which packages are needed for a full kubuntu desktop?

I changed from Xubuntu 13.10 to Kubuntu by installing the package kubuntu-desktop with its dependencies by sudo apt-get install kubuntu-desktop But the system seems to lack some features, I think. ...
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348 views

Cannot shut down from KDE workspace after upgrade to Saucy

Adding to my sequel of things broken after the upgrade: NetworkManager broken after upgrade to Kubuntu Saucy User cannot mount disks after upgrade to Saucy When I select shutdown from the KDE ...
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1answer
186 views

User cannot mount disks after upgrade to Saucy

I upgraded to Saucy and I am not able to mount any disks any more, because I am not permitted: I am able to mount the disk with mount, but that is not really a solution ... How can I enable ...
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110 views

Offline upgrade to Kubuntu 13.10

I do not have access to reliable internet access at home, but can get access to decent internet now and then. Given that there are no alternate CDs being produced, what's the best way to do an offline ...
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2answers
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NetworkManager broken after upgrade to Kubuntu Saucy

I had Kubuntu 13.04 on my ThinkPad X220, and I upgraded to 13.10 and I am not able to connect to a wired or wireless connection. The new network tray icon does not show any entries at all. In the ...
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How to do an offline Upgrade from Quantal (12.04) to Saucy (13.10)

Back when 12.10 was released, the Alternative CDs were dropped. Without those it seems that is is not possible to upgrade from one version of Kubuntu to a newer version unless you have a direct ...
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1answer
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Slow wifi after upgrading kubuntu 13.04 to 13.10

After upgrading from kubuntu 13.04 to 13.10 suddenly my wifi connection is very slow. Ping times are varying from 200 up to 1500 ms to www.google.nl. When I connect my ethernet cable they drop to ...
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Black screen after login, after Kubuntu upgrade from 13.04 to 13.10

After upgrade from 13.04 to 13.10 I have troubles with Xorg - all boot process goes fine, but I have a black screen when Xorg starts (KDE starts, and I can hear AC adapter (dis)connect sounds). ...
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Losing wired connection after upgrading to 13.10

Nothing much to say. After upgrading from 13.04, Ubuntu/Kubuntu holds a wired connection for a few seconds and then drops it. I can untick "Enable networking" on the Network Management tray icon and ...
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2answers
1k views

How can I get my Airport Extreme network printer working after upgrading to (K)ubuntu 13.10?

When using (K)ubuntu 13.04, my network printer worked fine. After upgrading to (K)ubuntu 13.10 today, I can no longer print. I get the error "The printer is not responding." I've tried to add the ...
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0answers
30 views

every time I try to upgrade Kubuntu, dependency issues

alizard@terrarium:~$ sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get -f install [sudo] password for alizard: [blog response that I needed at least reputation 10 to post over 2 links in message] Fetched ...
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2answers
100 views

problem with updating kubuntu 12.04

I have problems while trying to install updates, both via the update centre as via the terminal. The update centre gives me the following error: E: Internal Error, No file name for libssl1.0.0 If i ...
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1answer
201 views

Display errors after upgrade from Kubuntu 12.10 to 13.04

I recently upgraded from Kubuntu version 12.10 to 13.04 using the automated tool, only to find several display related problems. The system had not been upgraded from an earlier version before. First ...
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60 views

Left curly bracket - { doesn't work on Kubuntu 12.10

After yesterday's update { doesn't work. As I checked in xev, pressing key is generating { and backspace keycode, so bracket is immediately erased. How can I fix it? Below is listing of yesterday ...
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1answer
165 views

Kubuntu freezes during update when trying to download adobe installer

I'm updating to the latest version of Kubuntu, three times running now it's made it to the part where it goes to down load the adobe plugin installer and it freezes. I waited for 3hrs and saw no ...
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1answer
384 views

Can't mount drives automatically after upgrading to Kubuntu 13.04

I guess it's a problem with kio/dbus or something else since dmesg output is fine and I can mount drives manually from command line. Since the upgrade process was not smooth and I had to sudo dpkg -a ...
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4answers
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Upgrade from 12.04 to 13.04? [duplicate]

I have Kubuntu 12.04, and would like to upgrade, but Muon Software Updates tells me that "The software on this computer is up to date". What can I make to make it see new version of the distribution? ...
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1answer
790 views

Can't boot up my laptop after upgrade to (K)ubuntu 13.04

Yesterday I did a 'do-release-upgrade' from my laptop (HP DV-6) running flawlessly Kubuntu 12.10, to 13.04. Upgrade process ended up with no errors. But now, when laptop boots normally, hangs during ...
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497 views

No networking on boot after upgrading Kubuntu to 13.04

I upgraded Kubuntu to 13.04 today. I'm using an ethernet connection. On every boot, networking service is running and everything is configured properly, but it can't establish a connection. I have to ...
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2answers
2k views

How to fully upgrade to KUbuntu 12.10 from Ubuntu 12.04?

I have customized Ubnutu but I want to upgrade to Kubuntu and save only some programs and configs
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1answer
888 views

After upgrading to Kubuntu 12.10, machine boots directly to Memtest86

I have upgraded a virtual machine running Kubuntu 12.04 to 12.10. After the upgrade completed, I can no longer boot into the OS. After POST, I see three "error: file not found." lines, and Memtest86+ ...
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1answer
279 views

Trouble after Ubuntu 12.10 upgrade

Over night I tried to upgrade to (k)ubuntu 12.10. Unfortunately kdm (neither lightdm) doesn't show up after boot. I found several posts describing errors due to the migration from kdm to lightdm. Some ...
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126 views

Lot of space used on HDD after upgrade (Kubuntu 12.04 to 12.10)

After upgrade from Kubuntu 12.04 to 12.10, my HDD used space increase from 5Gb to 11Gb. I already use "aptitude clean" and "apt-get autoremove", but nothing changed. I would like to understand why ...
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1answer
911 views

Upgrading Ubuntu + KDE desktop from 12.04 to 12.10

I installed Ubuntu (not Kubuntu) 12.04 LTS, and afterwards switched desktop from Unity to KDE. I have two related questions: If I upgrade to 12.10 using the updater, would it delete the KDE? And if ...
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458 views

Upgrading kubuntu to version 12.10 stops

It's on the step "Installing the upgrades", says it's "Configuring virtuoso-opensource-6.1", and the last line in the log is "Unpacking linux-headers-3.5.0-17 (from ...
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1answer
548 views

How can I upgrade KDE 4.9 in Kubuntu 11.10?

If it's possible, how can I upgrade KDE 4.9 in Kubuntu 11.10 ? I added the backports but nothing new.
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1answer
211 views

Upgrading Kubuntu 11.10 to 12.04 - it want to install Ubuntu 12.04 instead

I'm unable to upgrade using the instructions here: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/PreciseUpgrades/Kubuntu I've installed all updates, but I cannot see any new version available. I had to change ...
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592 views

cant boot after upgrade to 12.04 [closed]

A few days ago I updated my kubuntu 11.10 to 12.04 via the update-manager. It asked me to restart, but now i cant boot my system anymore. When i try to boot, all i get is the grub menu and no matter ...
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1answer
539 views

kubuntu 11.10 muon not recognizing 12.04 exists!

I am in kubuntu...went to muon-update...performed updates system restarted now no updates available. System does not even recognize that 12.04 is out and available. No updates available for install as ...
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3answers
4k views

Kubuntu upgrade from 11.10 to 12.04

I tried to update as described here: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/PreciseUpgrades/Kubuntu . But after updating all packages with muon-updater no upgrade available message pops up as described ...
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2answers
2k views

Cannot Upgrade to Kubuntu 12.04

As you know, Kubuntu 12.04 came out recently. Since I want to upgrade from 11.10, I followed the instructions on this page. However, after completing the update all packages step and rebooting, I ...
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1answer
5k views

How can I upgrade KDE in Kubuntu 11.10

How can I upgrade KDE 4.7.4 to KDE 4.8 in Kubuntu 11.10? Is it safe to upgrade or should i wait for Kubuntu 12.04.
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1answer
125 views

How do I upgrade to Kubuntu+1?

I know that Ubuntu can be upgraded to a development release by starting update-manager -d However, in Kubuntu update-manager is not installed so I suppose some KDe-specific program need to be used.
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1answer
222 views

Konsole Message after upgrade: cannot find -lcr

Yesterday I upgraded successfully from kubuntu 10.10 to 11.04 but when I start 'konsole' the first thing is: /usr/bin/ld: error: cannot find -lcr /usr/bin/ld: ...
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246 views

How to install KDE 4.3 on Ubuntu 9.04? (or how can I use konqueror 4.3 on andlinux?)

I added the kubuntu jaunty backport deb in the sources.list file, the GPG key + done apt-get update and dist-upgrade etc… Pick a question: Is there a way to update Konqueror 4.2.4? Where can I ...
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4answers
809 views

don't see Unity anywhere after upgrading from Kubuntu 10.10 — what am I missing?

I had Kubuntu 10.10 and had all the updates done there before allowing the upgrade to 11.04. Everything went well insofar as the upgrade. Final reboot and voila! Ummmmm....wait a minute....it looks ...
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1answer
1k views

after upgrade from 10.04 to 10.10, no keyboard, cannot login

just did upgrade from kubuntu 10.04 to 10.10.. after all done and reboot, when the login box shows up, my keyboard and laptop pad ( mouse ) dosn't work, (plugged in the usb mouse, it works sometimes) ...
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1answer
118 views

When I do a release upgrade on a system with two derivatives, do both get updated?

Let's say I installed regular Ubuntu Desktop edition using the liveCD. The I installed both Kubuntu and UNR on the same partition as Ubuntu desktop, by doing: sudo apt-get install kubuntu-desktop ...
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6answers
1k views

Install Ubuntu or Kubuntu?

I want to upgrade my Ubuntu Lucid to Kubuntu Maverick (with a fresh install of course). I want to try KDE, but I have heard there are slight issues with the native Qt applications compared to the GTK ...
2
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3answers
194 views

Will Ubuntu and Kubuntu both be upgraded?

I have both KDE and Gnome installed on my desktop. If I upgrade to 10.10 will both desktops, KDE and Gnome, be upgraded too?
4
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5answers
3k views

Upgrade from Kubuntu 9.10 to Ubuntu 10.04

I'm planning to switch from KDE to gnome (Kubuntu to Ubuntu) and from 9 to 10 in one step - do you have any hints what would be the least painful way to do this ?
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2answers
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How do I get the Kubuntu upgrade notification icon back?

When Kubuntu needs to be upgraded between versions (e.g. 9.10 to 10.04), there's a notifier icon that shows up in the system tray, (source) But if I click on it to start the upgrade and it fails ...