Versions are sequence-based states of softwares, usually, they increment based on significant changes like bug fixes, implementation of new functionality or changes in the existing program.

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Change back default python in ubuntu 12.04

My default python version on my Ubuntu 12.04 is python 3. I remember, a long time ago, I asked someone to change the default python version to 3. I didn't really do a lot, so I had no problems. But ...
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“portable” version of Brackets software

I'd like to know whether there is a "portable" version of Brackets software (http://brackets.io/) that I can use from a USB drive in order to have the same configuration and extensions on all my ...
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How to upgrade minimmal version Ubuntu 14.04 server to full version? [closed]

I have VPS with minimal version Ubuntu 14.04 64 bits. How do I upgrade it to full version of Trusty Tahr using ssh. command output sudo aptitude install update-manager-core No packages will be ...
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what is the best version of ubuntu? [duplicate]

good day guys! what is the best version of ubuntu for a system with a 512mg ram?
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Ubuntu versions and libraries

I tried searching for it and I might have used wrong keywords. Where can I find the libraries versions (or highest possible versions) that come with each Ubuntu version (or are available as deb ...
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Difference between any two Ubuntu releases

Can I compare any two Ubuntu releases to check the difference/changes between them on line? Like for example I can compare the two releases/versions of eclipse as explained here ...
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Gmail in Chrome: “This version of Chrome is no longer supported” [duplicate]

Lately, when I've used Gmail on Chrome (Version 46.0.2490.86, 64-bit) there's a yellow banner at the top that reads, "This version of Chrome is no longer supported. Please upgrade to a supported ...
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Ubuntu version for XPS 13 touch screen

Is there an Ubuntu version that will enable use of the touch screen on the current Dell XPS 13 with touch screen?
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genymotion wont run virtualbox cant load?

So, While a ago tried to install ati driver and OK. but some reason there is messed up broken packages and Some error message are popping up Like. system program problem detected. After that when I ...
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Determine which kernel ships with which Ubuntu version

Is there a way to figure out, without having to actually install Ubuntu, which "stock" version of the kernel (ie: which I'd see when executing uname -a) ships with each release of Ubunutu, assuming I ...
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Installation problem on my laptop with an (obviously) older processor

I tried to install Linux (Ubuntu) on my 4 years old laptop and I got an error report: Not possible because the pc has an i686 processor. So which version is available for me? Thanks for an answer!
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PHP version on Ubuntu Server 14.04.4 LTS

I would like know what specific version of PHP is installed* on stated Ubuntu server. I have read that 14.04.4 upgraded to PHP 5.5, however I need to know if the PHP version is >=5.5.9. I have failed ...
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Updating to and using Python 2.7.11 on Ubuntu

I have a virtual machine set up running Ubuntu 14.04.4 which has Python 2.7.6 by default. I've since installed Python 2.7.11 using the instructions here, which has left me with a python installation ...
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What version to use on a *very old* computer [duplicate]

My employer just gave the employees a bunch of old hardware they were going to recycle. I ended up with an Acer TravelMate 4402 made in about 2005. The disk was wiped clean so it has no operating ...
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How to install libc6 2.17 on 12.04

I am attempting to install the video editor Lightworks using dpkg. When I try, it says Errors occured when installing. I used the graphical package installer instead, and it said that the dependency ...
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Why does the gnome-control-center say that I am running 16.04 when I am running 15.10?

I am running Ubuntu GNOME 15.10 with GNOME 3.18, however when going into the Details section of the gnome-control-center it tells me just under the logo that I am running 16.04, though it then below ...
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How to install RAID management tool for ubuntu 14.04.3

This is the output of lsb_release -a command; No LSB modules are available. Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS Release: 14.04 Codename: trusty According to ...
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Ubuntu from torrent links [duplicate]

Is the Ubuntu which will be downloaded from the torrent link (given on this website) the full version that comes pre-installed on some laptops or will I have to pay some money to get it activated or ...
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How to completely delete Steam (Windows Version) from Ubuntu

Pretty new to Ubuntu so excuse the novice question, but I just deleted the Wine installed Steam from Ubuntu using #wine uninstaller on terminal, but the logos did not disappear, just want to check in ...
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Can't change version of Qt

I am trying to use Qt5.4, but when I write in console qmake --version only appears: Using Qt version 5.2.1 in /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu I already install Qt 5.4, in another folder, but ...
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Ubuntu upgrade from 12.04 to 14.04LTS [duplicate]

I have recently bought a laptop with Ubuntu 12.04 pre-installed. I want to upgrade my 12.04LTS to 14.04. But update manager in my system is not showing the upgrade option to 14.04LTS. Instead it is ...
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Installing Ubuntu 15.10 on an old version (8.04)

I'm currently running on Ubuntu 8.04 but the original was 15.04. The tech guy installed the new one. Is it safe to install Ubuntu 15.10 with this? My computer has 2GB of RAM (I'll use the 32-bit ...
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Question about Ubuntu version 15.10

Let's assume that I install Ubuntu / UbuntuMATE / UbuntuGNOME or any version 15.10. The support will be till july of 2016 as stated on some sites. This would mean that after that a new version will ...
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Change apt-get update binary [duplicate]

I'm trying to run sudo apt-get update in my terminal. But i got this error Failed to fetch http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/dists/vivid/InRelease Unable to find expected entry ...
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how do I check coreutils version?

How do i check the version of coreutils? gnu coreutils says they are at version 5. Im sure Ubuntu is a variation on that. I tried: info coreutils File: coreutils.info, Node: coreutils invocation, ...
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Package versions in Ubuntu [duplicate]

I use Ubuntu through a virtual machine (VM Workstation Player) and sometimes download packages through the terminal. Some of the packages I download are not the latest version. For example, I ...
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Ubuntu & Linux Kernel Confusion

I see that when it comes to Ubuntu Linux & the linux kernel there is alot of rather confusing words used. If I look at "the linux kernel archives" website these kernels are source code & thus ...
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How do I check the version of Ubuntu I am running? [duplicate]

How can I check my current Ubuntu version through the command-line and GUI?
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:-1: error: The Qt version is invalid: qmake does not exist or is not executable

When I do deploy to Ubuntu device debug I get the following message :-1: error: The Qt version is invalid: qmake does not exist or is not executable
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How to install multiple versions of git simultaneously?

I had git v1.9.1 installed on my Ubuntu 14.04 machine. The executable is /usr/bin/git and I decided to try the latest and greatest v2.6.1. I cloned the repo, compiled and installed it into ...
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Problem with installing older gcc version

I am problems with installing older version of gcc. I am trying to do it for few last days so finally i decided to tell this to you guys. I want to install gcc older than 3.3 i guess. Now i have ...
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How to check if the kernel version running is the one supported by Ubuntu?

When I boot my machine I get a list of installed available kernels to choose from, how do I know which kernel is the one that is supported by my particular Ubuntu distro version? See the following two ...
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KDE Plasma5 version

I have installed latest kubuntu with plasma 5. But when I go to the help -> about KDE menu in Dolphin it says KDE platform version 4.16.....is that expected? Have I missed (or messed up) something? ...
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Ubuntu crashing Starting Version 219

I'm not sure what is going on here I installed the latest version of ubuntu 15.04 or 15.10 a few days ago and it's been working fine so far, with some issues here and there, probably because I ...
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How do I know whether I'm running a devel version of Ubuntu?

I have found this question: How can I find the version of Ubuntu that is installed? and so can find what version of Ubuntu I'm running. Now, it does not seem to say anything about a devel version. ...
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How to prevent Ubuntu version update from 14.04.02 to 14.04.03

I've installed Ubuntu version 14.04.02, After running software updater the version changed to 14.04.03 ... now some packages are not working. How to prevent Ubuntu version update from 14.04.02 to ...
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Apache2 Latest stable

I'm running Ubuntu Server 14.04.2 LTS and I want to update my Apache version from 2.4.7 to the latest 2.4.16. do I need to add a different repository? $ sudo apt-get install apache2 Reading package ...
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Which version of ubuntu to use [closed]

What is the last stable version of Ubuntu? I have Intel Core i7 3770k processor 8 GB of RAM and 1 TB HDD so I guess I should not have any problems while running any of the versions but I am studying ...
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New to Ubuntu/Linux - Which distro should I install? [closed]

I'm switching over from Windows 7 to Ubuntu (basically because I want to try something new). I'm a basic user; I really only use my PC for iTunes, Web Browsing, some Steam gaming, and multimedia ...
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Which Ubuntu version [closed]

I wonder which Ubuntu release version I should use. My machine have to contain/run a hostapd wifi AP, an OpenVPN connexion, and LUKS encryption. That's all. I detail it if ever it can make sense in ...
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Specific version of library is not available

I have two ubuntu ec2 instances as below. Instance 1: Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS Release: 14.04 Codename: trusty Instance 2: Distributor ID: Ubuntu ...
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How to version the PPA package for a new application?

I have a PPA set up to allow an application that I wrote to be installed by others. Currently, I have no plans for the application to be included in the official Ubuntu or Debian repos. I recently ...
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Problems running Ubuntu [closed]

When I try to boot in Ubuntu I get an error, to run it I try the Advanced options and I run it on a previous version. I guess it happened from something I installed and it crashed. How can I solve it? ...
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Problem on boot: Starting Version 219

After installing Ubuntu 15.04 when I start the system appears the message, which carries with it takes longer to boot. If anyone can help would be grateful. complement: Already tested the command: ...
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Will there be any problem to install two compilers on the same system?

I'm using Ubuntu 14.. Currently my gcc compiler is v5.1.. But now I need to use Matlab mex, which so far only supports gcc-4.7.*. Is it possible to install the gcc-4.7 compiler without reinstalling ...
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Could NOT find Qt4: Found unsuitable version “4.8.1” BUT i have version 5 installed?

I'm new to Ubuntu, and trying to run cmake. When I run the command: cmake ../src I get: CMake Error at /usr/local/share/cmake-2.8/Modules/FindPackageHandleStandardArgs.cmake:108 (message): ...
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Why don't Ubuntu package version numbers match version numbers in the rest of the space?

Ubuntu version numbers don't match the rest of the space, and it's not clear why they don't or how they actually work. For instance, there's openSSL 1.0.1n and 1.0.1f-1ubuntu9.8 What's the ...
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Why does 3rd digit in Ubuntu kernel version not match 3rd digit in its mainline upstream kernel version number?

From the Ubuntu Kernel FAQ ( https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Kernel/FAQ ) : Given an Ubuntu kernel package version how do we find the release it is from? The kernel package version is of the following ...
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not getting version in menu [duplicate]

I have Ubuntu 13.04 installed on my system. As per your suggestion I have clicked on url and select country India but release version not showing 13.04 version. Please suggest the way ahead. Waiting ...
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ISO image for ubuntu server 14.04

I need an ISO image for ubuntu server 14.04 but apparently all the download links for it have been removed already. I tried looking everywhere for one but I can only find 14.04.1 and 14.04.2. Does ...