Tag Archives: 8.04

This Site Will Be Upgrading To Ubuntu 8.04 Server Today

This is the last of my servers / desktops / laptops that is not yet running Ubuntu 8.04 “Hardy”.  In my testing on non-production machines and semi-production machines the upgrades have worked absolutely perfectly.  I wanted to post an announcement / warning that I would be upgrading this server to Ubuntu 8.04 at some point […]

Upgrade To Ubuntu 8.04

Ubuntu 8.04 “Hardy Heron” is released!  Definitely cause for celebration with many, many new features and improvements!  I figure a hot search item for the next little bit will be regarding how to upgrade.  I thought I’d share a collection of links that will hopefully cover enough of the bases to cover everyone.  Remember, the […]

Upgrade Ubuntu 6.06 to Ubuntu 8.04

With Ubuntu 8.04 being the second LTS (Long Term Support) release it is also possible to upgrade from LTS to LTS releases.  This means upgrading Ubuntu 6.06 to Ubuntu 8.04.  I have tested this in a previous post, “Dapper 6.06 to Hardy 8.04 Direct Server Upgrade“, which you might also be interested in (that post […]

How To Upgrade Ubuntu 7.10 to Ubuntu 8.04

Ubuntu 8.04 “Hardy Heron” is now almost final and I want to congratulate the entire team and community for a great accomplishment!  This is another fine release and I feel proud to be part of this community. For those that now want to upgrade from Ubuntu 7.10 “Gutsy Gibbon” to Ubuntu 8.04 “Hardy Heron” you […]

Upgrading From Beta To RC And Beyond…

I keep seeing this question pop up in IRC so I thought I’d post something about it… “How do I upgrade from Ubuntu Beta to Ubuntu RC (and eventually to Final)?” If you’ve installed Beta and want to upgrade to RC (and eventually Final) simply continue to update your machine.  There isn’t anything special that […]

Announcing the Release Candidate for Ubuntu 8.04 LTS

The Ubuntu team is pleased to announce the Release Candidate for Ubuntu 8.04 LTS (Long-Term Support) on desktop and server.  Codenamed “Hardy Heron”, 8.04 LTS continues Ubuntu’s proud tradition of integrating the latest and greatest open source technologies into a high-quality, easy-to-use Linux distribution. We consider this release candidate to be complete, stable, and suitable […]