Tag Archives: Upgrade

Upgraded to Ubuntu 10.04 “Lucid Lynx”

I know I’m a few days behind, but I finally upgraded this morning to 10.04 “Lucid Lynx” LTS release. So far my impression is that it is very well polished and has a professional look. I’m not referring to the “purple vs brown” change in look, but the overall polish of the interfaces and integration […]

Network Upgrade for Kubuntu Desktops (8.04 LTS -> 8.10)

My last post outlined how to upgrade your Ubuntu desktop from 8.04 LTS to 8.10.  This post addresses those fans of the bling that is KDE. To upgrade your Kubuntu 8.04 system to 8.10 follow these few steps: Use the shortcut key “Alt+F2″.  Within the resulting dialog box enter: kdesu “adept_manager” You should then see […]

A Reminder About Upgrading Ubuntu…

I have seen a few questions in IRC and the forums lately regarding upgrading Ubuntu machines.  I thought I would toss out a reminder on the best, supported, methods of upgrading your machine and how to avoid (hopefully) some common pitfalls. Upgrade Preparation The first step towards an upgrade is to backup any mission-critical data […]