Questions about upgrading packages, systems or hardware.

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No network manager after an upgrade to Lubuntu 14.04

Hello, I upgraded from Lubuntu 13.10 to 14.04 and it got rid off my network manager I added it back to my tool bar but it doesn’t show other networks available. How do I fix this problem?
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Lost audio after upgrading from 13.10 to 14.04

After the upgrade I've lost the audio output immediately: no hardware change ! With Kubuntu 14.04 Kernel 3.13.0-24-generic (#47-Ubuntu SMP Fri May 2 23:31:42 UTC 2014) - the audio doesn't work at ...
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Upgrage 13.10 to 14.04 is stucked in Debconf

I am upgrading ubuntu 13.10 to 14.04 LTS. During upgrade a popup come and message is "what do you want to do about configuration file php.ini? " then I select "start a new shell to examine the ...
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Compiz Wobbly issue after upgrade to 14.04 64bit

I upgraded to 14.04 64 bit. The issue is, when I switch (Alt+Tab) from google chrome to another application (say file manager), chrome shakes in the background. This happens only when I do ...
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Will I loose data or software when upgrading the kernel and/or OS version?

I have a doubt. I'm using Ubuntu 13.10. If I change my kernel version, will any data be lost? I've installed some software packages, will those still be present after updating my kernel? And the same ...
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laptop will not boot after attempting upgrade to 13.10

I wanted to update my OS to the new 14.04 LTS. I was running 12.04 LTS before and followed the advice that upgrades should be done in steps. I first upgraded to 12.10, which seemed to work fine, and ...
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ubuntu 13.4 upgrade download website ubuntu [duplicate]

i have ubuntu 13.4 i would like to upgrade this Where can i find a patch ? google has nothing, cannot find anything on your website. Greetings, Fabrizio
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I can't suspend, hibernate or shutdown my 14.04 system without problems on restarting. What's up?

I've upgraded my Dell Studio 1735 from 12.04 to 14.04 and it's now a pain to use. If I suspend, I get a blank screen on restarting; hibernate seems to have been removed from this update and my efforts ...
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Upgraded from 12.04 LTS to 14.04 LTS, Spamassassin Upgrade Issue

I recently upgraded my server from 12.04 LTS to 14.04 LTS. Mostly everything went well. However one thing isn't working for me and I'm trying to figure out what I missed. I re-visited the settings ...
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Is there a way to downgrade or upgrade Samba in Trusty?

Logged a bug here: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/samba/+bug/1318840 "Excel Mac open files as read-only on Samba 4.1.6-ubuntu" We didn't have this problem in Precise. I'd either like to: ...
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Lost user login on upgrade to Ubuntu 13.10

I just upgraded to 13.10 this weekend (I know 14.04 is out, I'm not doing that yet) and have lost my login. There used to be two user accounts I could choose to log in from on the startup page, mine ...
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Black screen after upgrade 12.10 now a very simple question

SO HERE IS MY QUESTION: What can I do to prevent this from happening next time I upgrade Ubuntu to another version? Here is a long involved saga of reinstalling nvidia drivers resulting in a happy ...
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XBMC Gotham for i386 [closed]

I currently have installed the beta version of Gotham for i386. I downloaded the latest version released May 4th and the iso is for amd64, how can i get the i386 version.
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Upgrade ubuntu 13.1 security update fail

Ubuntu Security Kernel Update 13.10 I've been trying to install a kernel update for weeks, but I get the following message: Das Installieren oder Entfernen eines Software-Pakets ist gescheitert. ...
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Black screen - terminal only after upgrading

I just upgraded from 12.04 to 12.10. When it asked for reboot, I did so, and now it only boots to a black screen. Using CTRL-ALT-F1, I can login to terminal. How do I get it to boot straight into ...
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cannot connect to my wifi after upgrade to Kubuntu 14.04

happened after upgrade from 13.10 on ASUS Netbook. Wired connection works ok. Network controller is Qualcomm Atheros AR8152 v2.0 Wireless Network Adapter (PCI-Express) (rev 01)
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Really SLOW update/upgrade and other problems - where to start to diagnose/solve?

Last October I rebuilt my desktop and installed the AMD64 version of 13.10. I have an MSI H87M-E33 Intel H87 motherboard, an Intel Core i3-4130 (Haswell) processor 4GB RAM Crucial V4 64GB SSD Most ...
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Upgrading to 14.04 directly from 13.04 [duplicate]

I have Ubuntu 13.04 and want to upgrade to Ubuntu 14.04. I have the Ubuntu 14.04 DVD. How do I start the installation process from Ubuntu 13.04? I have booted into Ubuntu 13.04 and inserted the DVD ...
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Kernel panic after attempting to upgrade to Ubuntu 14.04

I have the following problem: I was trying to upgrade from Ubuntu 13.10 to Ubuntu 14.04 and in the middle (after the necessary packages were downloaded and beginning to be installed), I ran out of ...
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Upgrading and recovery options with software raid 1

I recently installed Xubuntu on a spare machine that is serving as a NAS, voice communication, and hosting various other services. I have a 120GB SSD containing the OS and 2 4TB drives configured as ...
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Wine automatically removed from system; cannot reinstall

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04, and did not run on any major issues, until today. My logs showed that yesterday, May 9, 2014 my system performed an automatic dist-upgrade. With that dist-upgrade, it ...
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Upgrading the Kubuntu [duplicate]

Dear Friends is there any command line to upgrade from kubuntu 13.10 to kubuntu 14.04. If yes then please help.
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How to restore windows bootloader after upgrading windows?

I previously upgraded ubuntu to 14.04 and that left me with many broken packages and unmet dependencies. So I have to install the ubuntu 14.04 through bootable usb flash. I choosed the option ...
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upgrade to 14.04 added lightdm to server edition

The update from 13.10 to 14.04 using do-release-upgrade seems to have added lightdm to my computer. On top of that, lightdm wasn’t even set up properly, nor do I want it set up. I prefer not to use ...
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Ubuntu New version

So, I have managed to use ubuntu for 6 months or so, and I have completely ignored the Zorin distro. Using a youtube video I managed to install ubuntu server 12.04 and I have been very happy with ...
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how to upgrade Xcache via Ondrej ppa

I use Ubuntu 12.04 for my VPS. I have Xcache installed. Xcache version is 1.3 Current Xcache version is 3.1 Xcache 3.1 is not available on ubuntu 12.04 officially I found backport ...
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Can no longer use Screen Share to connect Mac to Ubuntu since upgrading to 14.04

Worked fine before, but since upgrading to Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, whilst the connection shows in Finder OK when clicking on it says "Connection failed to “XXX's remote desktop on Xxxxx”. The software on ...
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Packages 404 not found [duplicate]

I know there are many questions like this but this is not the same details. When I use sudo apt-get upgrade or sudo apt-get update command in terminal, this is what I get: W: Failed to fetch ...
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How to find packages when updating Ubuntu and creating standard source.list file

I just upgrade to Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, amd64. I'm trying to install some software and it says for Ubuntu 13.10 and above, the following libraries need to be installed for 32-bit compatibility ...
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Can I upgrade from a 10.xx version of ubuntu up to 14.04 LTS without making a CD or a USB installation?

Can I upgrade from a 10.xx version of Ubuntu up to 14.04 LTS without making a CD or a USB installation?! Because I have no USB that I want to format right now. And I have no disk big enough to ...
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Stuck upgrade from 12.04 to 14.04

I'm stuck on upgrade from 12.04 to 14.04. It is stuck in libpython2.7. It says "GLIB-critical ... line 207". Any clues ? What should I do ? Thanks.
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Can't mount RAID after upgrade

I just upgraded my box to 14.04 and on bootup I got a message, that my RAID devices can't be mounted automatically so I chose to skip it and work through it after boot time. Now booted up, A mount -a ...
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upgrade to 14.04 only did half upgrade

When i tried upgrading to 14.04 from 13.10 it said it could only upgrade half, then i would have to upgrade the other half. well after the first half upgraded, it never mentioned to upgrade the other ...
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ubuntu 14.04 music directory missing from home directory and submenu

Recently I upgraded from 12.04 to 14.04 and I don't see Music submenu and music directory on opening home directory.I also Checked in .config user-dirs.dirs and i found ...
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Shut Down dialog box on login screen not giving any options

I recently upgraded to Ubuntu 14.04 from 13.10, and when I am logged in the shut down dialog box has the correct buttons that you can click - but from the login screen, there are no buttons to click. ...
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Should I edit sources.list*?

I've recently updated to Ubuntu 14.04, which is also when I started using the nvidia 331 proprietary driver. When installing updates, I would get prompted with the 'Not all updates can be installed' ...
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release upgrade fails

Running on 13.10 and trying to make a release upgrade but getting this: W:Failed to fetch http://extras.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/dists/trusty/Release Unable to find expected entry ...
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apt-get update/upgrade not finding latest version of Percona server

I've got Percona DB 5.6 on several 12.04 servers. On a few of them, I've been able to successfully upgrade to the latest version (5.6.17) using apt-get update apt-get upgrade On several others, ...
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Initrd regeneration on every installation

After upgrading to 14.04 and switching to lubuntu I noticed that almost any package installation entails initrd regeneration: $ aptitude reinstall udev ... update-initramfs: deferring update (trigger ...
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VLC does not launch after installing a new skin (upgraded to 14.04 LTS)

After upgrade to ubuntu 14.04, VLC worked. After installing a new skin for vlc, vlc won't launch. The skin file was deleted. VLC was removed completely with: sudo apt-get remove --purge vlc sudo ...
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Problem when upgrading to Ubuntu 14.04 from Ubuntu 12.04

When upgrading to Ubuntu 14.04 from Ubuntu 12.04 I am getting the following error: W:Failed to fetch http://deb.opera.com/opera-beta/dists/stable/Release Unable to find expected entry ...
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How to upgrade php in ubuntu 14.04 ?

My current version is php5.4 , I want to upgrade from 5.4 to 5.5. I'am a new to linux so Ubuntu.
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Cannot open Ubuntu, stuck with intramfs

I'm using Ubuntu 13.10. I'm trying to upgrade to 14.04. After the upgrade Ubuntu is not opening up. I'm stuck with this black screen saying: mount: mounting /sys on /root/sys failed: No such file or ...
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How to get a summary of installed packages by repository and see differences from clean install?

I just upgraded several PC to Ubuntu Trusty 14.04. For this, I used to install everything from scratch to get a clean system, keeping only /home (and /etc for reference). This time however I upgraded ...
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When can I suspend do-release-upgrade? What's the risk?

I needed to suspend a running do-release-upgrade an hour or so into doing it's work. Some informal context first: To not provoke the answer "Dont do that, then.", here's my very valid use case for ...
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I cannot use letter “o” with my keyboard. (Ubuntu 14.04) - Dell xps 17 702x

After I upgraded from 13.04 to 13.10 and then 14.04 right after, I cannot use caracter/letter "o" with my keyboard anymore. I didn't customize any shrotcut and no shortcut with this letter is ...
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Upgrade Ubuntu Server 11.04 signature error [duplicate]

Hope somebody can point me in the right direction. When i do a do-release-upgrade i get an error about signature. sudo do-release-upgrade Checking for a new ubuntu release Your Ubuntu release is not ...
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Failed upgrade to 14.04 - /tmp not mounted properly and UUIDS missing from /etc/fstab

I have an old PC with dual boot to Windows Vista (Windows fails to boot though because of an unrepaired avgidshx.sys issue, another story), and on this PC I attempted an upgrade from Ubuntu 13.10 to ...
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Trusty Software Updater does not propose updates from trusty-updates

I have since one week upgraded several PC to Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr. I got several updates via the Software Updater, but I don't get updates from trusty-updates, although this repository is ...
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Offline Upgrade of Ubuntu 13.04 to 13.10

I'm trying to do an offline upgrade of ubuntu without using cdrom. I tried somne of options listed in the below links : How to upgrade Ubuntu from an ISO image How to use a .iso image as a CD-ROM ...