Kubuntu 8.04 updates

Goh Lip g.lip at gmx.com
Sun Nov 21 06:36:45 GMT 2010

On Sunday 21,November,2010 07:50 AM, Clay Weber wrote:
> On Saturday, November 20, 2010 06:31:29 pm Jerry Lapham wrote:
>> I run Kubuntu 10.04 on my production systems but I also have Kubuntu 8.04
>> on an old desktop that I run occasionally.
>> I have not been allowing 8.04 updates for fear that they might disturb my
>> KDE 3.5.10, which is a major reason for keeping 8.04.  Am I all wet --
>> would it be safe to allow the updates?
>> 	-Jerry
> You will be safe *updating*, as there will not be any KDE version changes from
> 3.5.10. What you are missing out on are any security bugfixes, and I believe
> newer Firefox versions.
> As long as  you don't *upgrade* you should be fine.
> Clay
Just to expend on it, I had similar situation and I had no problem 
updating by

sudo aptitude update
sudo aptitude safe-upgrade

Hope this helps _ Goh Lip

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