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When it opens, run the command below to add PPA: I'm a freelance blogger who started using Ubuntu 5 years ago and wishes to share my experiences and some useful tips with Ubuntu beginners and lovers.Please notify me if you find any typo/grammar/language mistakes. If dist-upgrade is also unwilling to do this, there must be some bigger problem. This might just work, it might also just complain about some other packages being kept back, in which case, you can try installing those, and recurse like this until you ultimately find and/or solve the dependency problem.Its never a bad idea to first make sure that there aren't some pending actions that should first be performed, or other broken packages. As aptitude is generally willing to work a little hard to solve a dependency problem, and is willing to present you with multiple ways to solve a dependency problem. HOWEVER, the bad news is that even if you fix this dependency problem, this should NOT get you to 5.3, as the version of php in 8.04 (hardy) is 5.2.4-2ubuntu5.19 as can be seen here.
Since we have no control over those applications, the timeline for when they will work with PHP 5.3 is not under out control.
Few weeks back we showed you how to upgrade to Ubuntu 12.04 from 10.04.
That tutorial showed you how to do it from Ubuntu Desktop.
Its unfortunately silent about what that "some other action" is. (which will readily install new packages or remove other packages in order to perform an upgrade) will less often have this problem.
Though this type of thing generally shouldn't happen on a stable release.