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hp officejet 4500 detected by sane-find-scanner but not lsusb or Simple Scan in Ubuntu Lucid

I upgraded to ubuntu 10.04 from 8.04 recently. When I try to use Simple Scan it says "No scanners detected". sane-find-scanner detects my printer/scanner but lsusb does not. Also I am able to print ...
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Not able to upgrade my Ubuntu distribution

I am using Ubuntu 10.04 "Lucid". I wanted to upgrade my distribution to 10.10. When I performing th upgrade in Update Manager, I get an error message. I have even tried to update via console as ...
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Update PHP on Ubuntu from 5.3.2 to 5.3.3

I am trying to upgrade my PHP installation on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS but to no success. I am trying to upgrade from: 5.3.2-1ubuntu4.5 with Suhosin-Patch tot PHP 5.3.3 This: sudo apt-get install PHP5-cgi ...
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1answer
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Ubuntu 10.04 unstable, System menu incomplete after failed upgrade

I hadn't used my Ubuntu 10.04 laptop for a week or so, and when I came back to it, it had a message from the Update Manager asking to update 800+ files. So I said OK. It downloaded the packages and ...
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Is there anything I should configure after updating to Ubuntu 10.4?

I just finished updating to 10.04, and after rebooting...it looks pretty much the same. I don't see any difference in the desktop, windows, applications, etc. Are there any new settings I should ...
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Ubuntu - Upgrade to 10.04 - general error mounting filesystems

Using upgrade manager I upgraded my 8.04.x LTS installation to 10.04. After rebooting the system failed encountered an error and dropped into the recovery console. It appeared to be a problem caused ...
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1answer
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Easily view a list of changes of upgraded packages

So, let's say I run sudo apt-get upgrade on my Lucid Lynx and it upgrades a couple of packages I'm interested in. Is there a command to run that will open some kind of info or manual that tells me ...
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Upgrading Ubuntu 9.10 to 10.04 Problem: No Internet Connection?

Earlier today I tried upgrading my Ubuntu 9.10 Karmic Kaola from the update manager. (FYI: all 9.10 updates were applied prior to this) Everything was going well downloading until I got an error ...
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2answers
794 views

Problem after upgrading ubuntu 9.10 to 10.04

After upgradation of my system from ubuntu 9.10 to ubuntu 10.04. I am not able to find minimize and maximize buttons of any opened window EDIT My problem is that my minimize maximize buttons are not ...
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Power cut during Ubuntu upgrade to 10.04 - boots to command line, apt-get and dpkg do not work

I was upgrading Ubuntu to 10.04, when a tripswitch tripped, cutting power to the computer. When it was restarted, it booted into a command line prompt. Google tells me to try: sudo dpkg --configure ...
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When should I upgrade to Ubuntu 10.04 (Lucid Lynx)? [closed]

I'm a web developer for a small non-IT firm. When 9.10 came out, I was using it with no adverse effects from about a month before release (iirc, first beta), initially as an upgrade but as a clean ...