Kubuntu 8.10: did the updates convert the beta version into the official release?

Willy Hamra w.hamra1987 at gmail.com
Fri Oct 31 15:57:31 GMT 2008

2008/10/31 Bas Roufs <basroufs at gmail.com>:
> Dear Everybody
> About two weeks ago, I installed the beta version of Kubuntu 8.10
> which was available at that moment. I carried out the install 'from
> scratch', at a seperate partition. I still have maintained Kubuntu
> 7.10 at another partition.
> However it may be, I have downloaded and installed all the available
> updates via 'Adept' up to and including the ones that came in today.
> My question is now: did all these update sessions  'automatically'
> convert that 8.10 beta configuration into the one which has been
> 'officially' released yesterday? Or do I need to do anything else to
> convert the beta configuration into the one prevailing today?

yes, if you do a normal update for your beta last week, it would have
become the RC, and if you do an update now, then it would become the
official release. this has always been the way for ubuntu systems.

Willy K. Hamra
Manager of Hamra Information Systems
Co. Manager of Zeina Computers and Billy Net.

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