Questions tagged [versions]

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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What does the last digit of an Ubuntu version indicate. E.g. 16.04.4 vs. 16.04.7 [duplicate]

I am trying to learn Linux by creating a CTF as a hobby project, and I see that an enthusiast before me have been using Ubuntu server 16.04.4 (that i have been using to analyze and get ideas from) and ...
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Change R versions on Ubuntu using R Studio

I've been using RStudio for a while on my Ubuntu 20.10. My problem is that I can't change to others R versions. I use the R 3.6.3 On windows is Very easy, just selecting the R version on the RStudio ...
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Ubuntu version update [duplicate]

Hi I try to update Ubuntu 20.10 to 21.04 but they showing up to date Please help me regrading this, Thank you.
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Ubuntu v20.04 can't be successfully logged in and an error message is displayed

We built a Ubuntu v20.04 system disk and installed Linux kernel v5.10 .deb files to switch kernel version to (v5.8 or v5.10) on boot. It's works to boot up on platform A whether on kernel v5.8 or v5....
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Difference between Ubuntu Base, Core, Minimal

Is there a simple explanation of the differences or use cases of the three versions mentioned? I need a secure digital system whith python support, internet access which only shows a browser. It ...
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Downgrade a Package

I am currently trying to make MXE and get a failure stating I need Openjpeg-2.0 to 2.3. openjpeg.h not found in /usr/src/mxe/usr/i686-w64-mingw32.static/include/openjpeg-2.0 or /usr/src/mxe/usr/i686-...
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I wanted the workspace icons were auto-organize, How I do it?

Forever the auto-organize option is turn on in LTS versions of Ubuntu, but, always in other versions this option is turn off, very strange, why the Ubuntu upgrades do it? It is possible to turn on ...
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What happened to `fsused` and `fssize` in `lsblk`?

Why are these columns (fsused and fssize) not available in lsblk? On my Manjaro system I can see that: $ lsblk -o name,mountpoint,label,fsused,fssize,size,fstype,uuid NAME MOUNTPOINT LABEL FSUSED ...
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Back to Ubuntu 20.04 from Ubuntu 20.10

I want to go back my Ubuntu 20.04. I updated to Ubuntu 20.10 and I regret it. Already tried to install again 20.04 from a pendrive, but upon starting the PC it does not recognize the pendrive and 20....
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How to use gcc -7 if a have build essential installed (ubuntu 16.04)

I'm on Ubuntu 16.04 and installed build-essential because I need gfortran, gcc, g++. I'm trying to run Nek5000 but I get an error with makenek: gcc: error: unrecognized command line option ‘-fno-plt’ ...
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5.8 kernel in ubuntu 20.04?

I have an Ubuntu 20.04.2 machine and my kernel is 5.8. In Ubuntu 20.04 the kernel version is 5.4 and not 5.8, while I've also seen Ubuntu 20.04.2 machines running kernel version 5.4. Is this a bug? ...
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Ubuntu Kernal bump release and build kernel

I am trying to build the kernel for Ubuntu Groovy 5.8.0-43-generic #49-Ubuntu as I have made some changes to the USB XHCI drivers. These are changes that have been suggested to fix an issue logged at ...
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gcc/g++ 10 is installed but I can not use it on Ubuntu 20.04.2 LTS [duplicate]

I used the information here How to install g++ 10 on Ubuntu 18.04? to install gcc/g++ 10 on Ubuntu 20 and when I try to do it again: sudo apt install g++-10 Reading package lists... Done Building ...
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Adequate Ubuntu version [duplicate]

I want to replace the Windows OS by Ubuntu OS. Would you please be so kind to inform me of what would be the best Ubuntu version for the following system configuration? Thanks in advance. Fernando ...
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How to prevent/ Ubuntu from ever upgrading the “Ubuntu Version”

I want to run PetaLinux. It only supports specific Ubuntu Versions like 18.04.4. So I guess if I ever upgrade to 18.04.5 or higher it wont work anymore? What's the best way to prevent Ubuntu from ...
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How to install Chromium snap version 87 [duplicate]

I was wondering if there is a way to install Chromium snap version 87 along side with the current one. With snap info chromium you only get these versions: channels: latest/stable: 88.0.4324.96 ...
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Ubuntu 20.04.01 and Ubuntu 20.04.02 on my desktop?

It seems to me I miss something. lsb_release, /etc/issue File, /etc/os-release, hostnamectl and in the Ubuntu interface Settings > About, I return - Ubuntu 20.04.02 LTS - as Ubuntu long version But,...
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i cant install libmagickcore-dev,libmagickwand-dev in ubuntu 20.04 [duplicate]

I tried to install them buy sudo apt-get install libmagickcore-dev libmagickwand-dev it gives Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some ...
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Can I install and use two versions of a program?

Say I have an application and it has two versions, 1.0 and 1.1. 1.0 has much more features while 1.1 has a new design and better optimization. Is there anyway I can have both versions, 1.1 and 1.0 and ...
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Which Ubuntu version to choose [closed]

Actually I wanted to ask u all that which Ubuntu flavour should I choose?? I have a 2gigs ram 32bit lappy. I want to learn Linux with Ubuntu And want to choose a performance beast flavour of GOAT ...
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From the GUI, how can I tell which version of Xubuntu I'm running?

Doing this from the command line isn't hard, but I was shocked to find that I couldn't find a GUI way to do it. Where should I be looking?
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how to change the existing path name in ubuntu 18.04

while installing the ubuntu 18.04 .I have set a name and i want to change the name again . I tried using bash.rc.I have changed username but i can't change userpath while using the command pwd
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CMake 3.14 or higher is required. You are running version 3.13.4

When I set up a development environment using the following command: docker build -f Dockerfile.buster -t egot-dcs . I always get the error that "CMake 3.14 or higher is required. You are ...
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Will default gcc version change in 20.04 [duplicate]

I'm writing a book that discusses the assembly language generated by gcc. I'm using Ubuntu 20.04. The default version of gcc is 9.3.0. The latest version of gcc in the repositories is 10.2.0. It's an ...
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Problems with the Minecraft Launcher

Each time I am trying to run a version of Minecraft below 1.13, the game crashes, and it says that they are sorry for inconvinience and if you would like to report the problem. I tried restarting my ...
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Stable and latest version of Ubuntu Mate 18.04 for Raspberry Pi

I have been looking for several days for a stable version of Ubuntu Mate 18.04 Desktop which I will use on my Raspberry Pi 3B. In August, I was able to get Ubuntu Mate 18.04 from ubuntu-mate.org/...
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Update PHP latest version

How to Update PHP latest version on Ubuntu 18.04. I Installed LAMP stack on my PC. Is this possible for this? Install the latest version of PHP Switch the new version PHP
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HPLIP: “hp-setup -i” won't ask to setup plugin for HP LaserJet Pro MFP M428fdw

I'm trying to add a HP LaserJet Pro MFP M428fdw printer/scanner to a few Ubuntu 16.04 PCs, they all have HPLIP ver 3.20.0 which is higher than the compatible version for this printer model. When ...
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Paraview-Transparent Background

Urgent When I use sudo apt install paraview, and do a simulation the layout section shows me the background. Any ideas how could overcome this, I asked me my instructor he told me to install another ...
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INSTALL MULTIPLE VERSIONS OF SOFTWARE FOR DIFFERENT ACCOUNTS

Good Morning, I am wondering if there is a possibility in Ubuntu to have different users with different softwares versions. The problem is, even if I am able to install the different versions in the ...
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How do I create a bootable USB when my packages are broken?

I don't know what happened, but somehow I can't update my system. apt-get update returns broken package errors. And because I haven't been able to do this, I can't upgrade the release either. So it ...
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Does software that has been built for older versions of Ubuntu run on newer versions? [duplicate]

On the list of downloads for some software that I want to install they have the options: Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Ubuntu 14.04 LTS But I am using Ubuntu 20.04. If I download the version for ...
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Error 'not supported' in Ubuntu Software Install when installing Zoom on Ubuntu 20.04.1 LTS

I am a new Linux user, so today I decided on trying Ubuntu as my first Linux distribution. After updating and upgrading, I decided to start installing my usual applications, such as VLC, Skype and ...
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How can I solve a “Version Error” when trying to run rdiff-backup between the latest Ubuntu release and the latest Security Onion release?

Background information / previous post available here: Need to try to install a specific package version -- however apt-cache madison, apt-cache policy only seem to list the latest version, though I ...
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apt - install old versions of databases, e.g. mysql

I am working on ubuntu 20.04 and I need mysql in version 5.6 or postgresql version 9.6. I Know that I can specify a version using: apt-get install mysql-server=<version> And I can see the ...
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How to know library version?

Suppose I was told, that libx265-dev version should be ≥ 68. I have $ sudo apt list libx265-dev Listing... Done libx265-dev/bionic,now 2.6-3 amd64 [installed] where 2.6-3 looks completely ...
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dpkg: problems with creating packages

I use dpkg to create package and distribute my app. Please, look at the example of my 'DEBIAN/control' file: Package: myapp Version: 1.0.1 Section: base Priority: optional Architecture: amd64 Depends:...
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Downgrading MongoDB from 4.4 to 4.0

So I need to downgrade MongoDB from v4.4 to v4.0 on Ubuntu 16.04 Following installation instructions I've done: wget -qO - https://www.mongodb.org/static/pgp/server-4.0.asc | sudo apt-key add - then ...
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Different versions of the operating system?

The current version of Kubuntu is 20.04. In the opera browser when i open about Opera it appears to me that i have system : Ubuntu 20.04.1 LTS (x86_64; KDE). Why does this version appear to me and to ...
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Why I can't install Python 3.8? [duplicate]

When I try to install Python 3.8 terminal says it done but when i run python --version it say Python 3.7? (base) user@admin:~$ sudo apt-get install python3.8 Reading package lists... Done Building ...
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How can I install a package with specific PHP versions if the package itself does not contrain it?

My package does not define specific PHP version in its dependency, but only works with older PHP versions (7.2). On Ubuntu 20.04 the apt install <my-package> will want to install php7.4-mysql, ...
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deb package dependency versions a bit useless?

I'm creating a deb package for the first time (using CPack, but I don't think that's relevant), and I'm confused by dependent package versioning. My application depends on 2 Boost libraries and I ...
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How to check the version of libssh-dev installed and update to newer version?

I tried to check my libssh-dev version by running the following command: user@client56:~$ dpkg -l | grep libssh ii libssh-4:amd64 0.6.3-4.3ubuntu0.5 ...
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Versioning in Python [duplicate]

I'm just starting to learn python. For this I want to install the latest version on Ubuntu 18.04. I have accessed the page https://www.python.org/downloads/. Python 3.8.3 should be the current verison,...
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Downgrade Openmpi 4.0.3 to 2.0.2-2

How can i degrade openmpi from 4.0.3 to 2.0.2-2. its because in order to run lights its the requirement its asking for. Also, I am getting this error when i try to wrtie make auto, its as follows ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 Terminal, Software & Updates, Software Updater not working

I'm new to Linux/Ubuntu. It's been a few days since I was on my computer, but the Terminal, Software & Updates, Software Updater not working when I fired it up. (Ubuntu 18.04) I have been using ...
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Ubuntu for an Intel Core Duo on an iMac?

I'am trying to put Ubuntu into my 19" iMac (mac OS 10.6.8) Intel core duo 2Mgh. Created a USB flash startup with Ubuntu 20.04; received that this kernel needs x86-64 and only found i686. Which is the ...
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Older Version(s) Available Still…? [duplicate]

New group member here, and potential Ubuntu user :) I have an older notebook that can only run WinXP. Is there a version of Ubuntu I can DL to a bootable flash drive to meet these sys reqs? Can't get ...
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Wrong kernel version with driver, how do I adapt it?

that's my third question about a driver installation... So, I've bought a wi-fi key, and I'm trying to install the driver with a simple make. But it looks like the kernel version is the wrong, because ...
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What's the default Python version in Ubuntu 20.04?

What's the default Python 3 version in the new Ubuntu 20.04? Is it still 3.6 or the latest Python 3.8? I'm developing a Python program that I later want to run on the new Ubuntu 20.04. I'm unsure if ...

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