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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Problems running Ubuntu [on hold]

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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Ubuntu Gnome 14.04 shows 13.10

I'm running Ubuntu Gnome 14.04 and when I open "Details" it shows 13.10. In "Software & Updates" it shows 14.04 and all the repos are "trusty". I installed 14.04 when it just became a beta if ...
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Install/Use Specific Subversion of GCC

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, and I have some code that is not compiling correctly using a newer version of gcc (4.8.4). I would like to install and use an older subversion (4.8.2) that worked. I have ...
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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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How do I decide what version of Ubuntu to install?

This question is here just to avoid you choosing the wrong Ubuntu version number. So, this is not about: Which flavour of Ubuntu to choose nor about choosing the Server or Desktop nor Which ...
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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 ...
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How to install specific Ubuntu packages, with exact version?

I want to setup a new virtual machine with some specified packages (name and version), that are provided. For example apache2 in version 2.2.20-1ubuntu1 with all dependencies. Even if there is a new ...
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How to know ubuntu 32 or 64 from livecd

I am running a ubuntu server. From live CD(32bit) how to know version server(32 or 64bit). What can I do? Thanks!
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How do I compare my openssl version with non-ubuntu openssl versions?

I have an ongoing problem where every time an openssl vulnerability is found, the announcement documentation tells me what versions of openssl are safe -- but ubuntu doesn't actually use the same ...
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Am I using in this moment Xubuntu Core?

Tell me please, am I using Xubuntu Core now? xpd@xpd:~$ lsb_release -a No LSB modules are available. Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS Release: 14.04 Codename: trusty ...
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Is it possible to get deb packages of older VLC versions?

I need to use v. 2.0.8 for a VLC extension that does not work with the latest releases of the player. I would like to keep the deb of this version for further use, and also to learn how is it ...
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How do I install Java 6 for use in Chrome?

I'm using an application for my employee timecards update. It will only run with Java version 6. Now after switching to Google Chrome, I'm facing an issue with this application. How do I install and ...
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Ubuntu / linux latest version [duplicate]

I need to install ubuntu / linux in my laptop sony vaio i3 processor with 2gb ram and 500 gb hard disk, which version of ubuntu / linux is best supported & easy to install codecs
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How can I find the version of Ubuntu that is installed?

I installed some version of Ubuntu on my VMware, but I don't know what version exactly it is. How can I find it out?
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List of Ubuntu Versions with Corresponding Linux Kernel Version

Is there a list of Ubuntu versions with default corresponding Linux kernel versions somewhere? I would specifically like to know the most recent version of Ubuntu that still used Linux Kernel 2.x.
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Where can I get a list of all Ubuntu iso image volume ids, for current and past releases?

Is there an official list of all Ubuntu iso image volume ids, for current and past releases? I know that you can use the isoinfo command to get the volume id of a downloaded Live "CD" image. For ...
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How to Downgrade a Package via apt-get?

How to downgrade a package to an older version via apt-get?! Another tools are also accepted but apt-get is preferred.
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libacsccid1_1.1.0-1~trusty1_armhf.deb or similar version for Ubuntu trusty 14.04

I have an NFC reader ACR1251U-A1, and I'm trying to install the driver for my NFC reader. In the folder that I have downloaded from the provider's website, there are only libacsccid1_1.1.0-1~trusty ...
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How to install gitg version 2.7 under 15.04? [duplicate]

I updated to Ubuntu 15.04. The shipped version of gitg is 3.15.1 - in Ubuntu 14.10 it was 2.7.3. I really like to install the old version again, since the new version is very inconvenient to handle. ...
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What version of Ubuntu is most efficient and stable as a small-scale server? [closed]

I have a fairly old desktop with a Pentium 4 and 1GB of RAM. I use it as a TeamSpeak server and to browse the web, not a lot of heavy-duty stuff, although I am considering building a website, in which ...
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Ubuntu Touch versions?

I understand Ubuntu Touch has different versions. Do they correspond to the regular desktop/server versions, i.e., will there be an Ubuntu Touch 15.04 next week too?
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Install Numpy on multple python version

I have installed the numpy module for Python 2.7. However I have three versions (2.4, 2.6 and 2.7) on my system and it has installed on 2.7 only. I presume this is the default python as this is the ...
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Can't update npm version EACCES --> npm update -g

I’m and trying to update my Node and npm version on the latest Ubuntu, but I’m stuck. I tried every solution I found on the Internet — changing permissions, complete uninstall and reinstall — but ...
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How do I find the path to the 32bit version of java on 64bit Linux?

I've installed a 32 bit version of java on my 64bit system to get Juniper VPN to work. What command line command will allow me to find the path to the 32 bit version of java?
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Which openstack version will be installed with juju?

I'm a newbie with MAAS and Juju, I'd like to know which openstack version will be installed with juju on MAAS ? Is it the latest version or can I choose my version ?
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java -home , Unrecognized option: error to create java virtual machine

My Ubuntu was OK. After trying to install Hadoop, I get this error. Why? java -home Unrecognized option: -home Error: Could not create the Java Virtual Machine. Error: A fatal exception has ...
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Ubuntu version 32 or 64 bit? [duplicate]

I'm new here and I don't know which ubuntu version is better for my netbook ASUS Eee PC 1015PX. The 32 or 64 bit version. Procesor specs can be found here Thanks!
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How to install PHP 5.2.x on ubuntu 14.04?

I want to run a version specific code on php 5.2.x which I have tried by many ways but not got any successful attempt. Please let me know that how I can install PHP 5.2 on ubuntu 14.04
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What Ubuntu 14.04 version do I use on my Compaq?

wanting to install Ubuntu on a Compaq Presario sr2020nx what version do I use, it has a AMD Athlon processor, with a Nvidia Geoforce 6150le video card on mb.
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“permisson denied” when I install JDK on Ubuntu

When I install jdk1.7.0-76 on Ubuntu, and input java -version on terminal, it turn out to be "permission denied" How can I handle this problem?
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installation of linbox, fflas-ffpack version problems

I've run into a problem while installing the linbox library. The installation of this library requires the fflas-ffpack library version >= 20100 and < 20200, as is reported by ./configure (it ...
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Why am I still running kernel `3.16.0-28-generic` on 14.10 although I have -29- and -33- installed?

I just received another kernel update (3.16.0-33-generic) I installed with apt-get dist-upgrade. I rebooted and checked with uname -r which gave me the output 3.16.0-28-generic. I know from ...
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Wireless not working on old notebook

Running slacker 6.1 on old comp. Have Linksys WPC54GS netbook adapter (wireless) and can't find a driver to make it work. It used to work but I rebooted with a different Version. Can anyone help?
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Unable to set the right version of java on Ubuntu 14.10

I recently tried installing the most recent version of Oracle JDK (1.8) but somehow I'm unable to overwrite the current version of java being used by the system. I set the JAVA_HOME variable to point ...
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How to determine which version of gfortran is installed?

I have the gfortran, but I have been told that gfortran versions 4.2 and older lacked some f90 functionality. How do I determine which version is already installed? Also, can I install the latest ...
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Installation of Older version QGIS2.4 on Ubuntu 14.04 rather than QGIS2.8

I downloaded the qgis2.4 tarball from the qgis website, but it doesn’t follow the typical 3 steps of installation : ./configure make make install So I am stuck and unable to move forward. Could ...
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Install PHP 5.3 on Ubuntu 13.04

How I could install an old PHP version on Ubuntu 13.04 (Raring Ringtail) -preferably version 5.3.3?
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I can not remove Ruby1.9.3p0 from ubuntu. What is the process?

I have installed ruby 1.9.3p0 and on executing the command ruby -v it shows the version 1.9.3p0 installed. When i try to remove it by command sudo apt-get remove ruby1.9.3p0 it says package not found ...
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Installation of both LibreOffice and OpenOffice on 14.10

As described in https://bugs.documentfoundation.org/show_bug.cgi?id=89563, the newest version of LibreOffice Writer in Ubuntu 14.10 is limited by some bugs resp. restrictions concerning fonts' ...
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apt-get cannot install specific version listed in apt-cache policy

I'm trying to install a particular version of redis-server from a third-party repo using apt-get, that's listed in apt-cache policy, but cannot be installed. For example: $ apt-cache policy ...
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Why does Ubuntu only support versions for a limited time (and what does it mean)?

Why is it that Ubuntu only support a version for a limited time? Since I have been on this site I have seen many references to particular versions not being supported. What does it actually mean? ...
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Whats the build version is used in the Bq release of Ubuntu touch?

I just wanted to know the exact build version being used in the Bq release of the Ubuntu touch phone. Is this Ubuntu-rtm 14.09 ? I see some parts are missing in my current ubuntu-touch. May be ...
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Use the manually installed PHP Version 5.3.29

I am working on a project now and the project requires me to use PHP 5.3.29. I have successfully installed PHP 5.3.29 using this commands sudo -i wget ...
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Difference between llvm-dev and llvm-3.5-dev

Before install llvm-dev just install llvm-3.5-dev. I run example of llvmlite https://github.com/eliben/pykaleidoscope.git have error: Traceback (most recent call last): File "chapter3and4.py", ...
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Is it possible to install (have ready for use) different versions of VLC?

I want (and use) VLC 2.2 because I like one addon that does not work with previous versions. But my 2.2 version has a bug, losing sound sometimes when scrolling, so it would be useful to have at hand ...