Language Selection

English French German Italian Portuguese Spanish

Ubunt Edgy Eft out tomorrow (26th)- How to prepare for and execute your upgrade

Filed under
HowTos

Ubuntu’s Edgy Eft (6.10) is out tomorrow, provided no last minute changes to the release schedule.

If you’re planning to upgrade from 6.06 to 6.10, then here are a few steps you may want to take before you preform the upgrade.

* Back up any important files - documents, music, photos, etc. This can’t be stressed enough! If you can’t live without it then make a copy of it somewhere else so if your upgrade goes sour you can get it back.
* Consider backing up your entire system. Is it more of a hassle to restore it or just do a fresh install? If you chose to back it up, here’s some tips on backing up your Ubuntu system.
* Definately back up your xorg.conf file

Full Story.

Upgrade Ubuntu Dapper to Ubuntu Edgy Eft

Today we have got a new ubuntu release Ubuntu 6.10 .The common name given to this release from the time of its early development was “Edgy Eft”.

Now we will see how to upgrade your Ubuntu Dapper to Edgy

First thing i would suggest is backup all your important data and start upgrade process and you can use any one of the method to udgrade to ubuntu edgy eft.

Full Article.

----
You talk the talk, but do you waddle the waddle?

Howto Upgrade Ubuntu Dapper to Edgy Eft

If you already have Ubuntu Dapper 6.06 LTS installed, and you’re kinda lazy to perfom a fresh installation of Ubuntu Edgy Eft, you can perform distribution upgrade from your Dapper Drake installations to Edgy Eft.

Here’s a quick way to do it : Full Tip.

----
You talk the talk, but do you waddle the waddle?

Upgrading Ubuntu Server 6.06 to 6.10 (Edgy)

On October 26, the Ubuntu team released a new version of Ubuntu, 6.10 (aka Edgy). I waited a couple of days for them to work out any last minute bugs, and decided to proceed with the upgrade today.

Full Story.

----
You talk the talk, but do you waddle the waddle?

Comment viewing options

Select your preferred way to display the comments and click "Save settings" to activate your changes.

More in Tux Machines

Android Leftovers

Lubuntu 15.04 Beta 2 Is Not Using Systemd, Nor LXQt - Screenshot Tour

Lubuntu 15.04 is the last in our screenshot tour articles related to the Final Beta a.k.a. Beta 2 of the Vivid Vervet development cycle. Lubuntu 15.04 Beta 2 offers one of the most lightweight desktop experiences and it is now powered by Ubuntu 15.04’s Linux 3.19.2 kernel. Read more Also: Xubuntu 15.04 Beta 2 Released, Offers a Neat Xfce 4.12 Experience - Screenshot Tour

What is keeping you from switching to Linux?

I'd like to make time for switching my main system but it is not there yet. What I plan to do is however use Linux on my laptop and get used to it this way. While it will take longer than a radical switch, it is the best I can do right now. Eventually though, I'd like to run all but one system on Linux and not Windows. Read more Also: Who’s Using, And Not Using, GNU/Linux Desktops

5 Surprising Reasons Behind The GNOME Resurgence

When the team behind GNOME came out with GNOME 3, which included the infamous GNOME Shell, the most popular desktop environment of the time saw a sharp decrease in users. And honestly, that trend is pretty easy to explain. When GNOME 3 initially came out, it was incomplete, buggy, and foreign. The concepts behind GNOME Shell were never before seen on a desktop system, and lots of users who were used to panels/taskbars and menus didn’t like the rather dramatic changes. Read more