[lubuntu-users] how to update 14.04 to 16.04 Lubuntu?

Walter Lapchynski wxl at ubuntu.com
Sun Nov 11 00:19:12 UTC 2018


On Sat, Nov 10, 2018 at 06:08:03PM -0500, Gary Knott wrote:
> Traditionally, Debian releases have been upgradeable by changing Apt's
> /etc/apt/sources.list, which specifies package repositories, and using apt-get
> dist-upgrade to perform the upgrade itself.

Just one small note: without actually changing the sources.list to point
at the new release codename, dist-upgrade will really not upgrade the
release version. The only real difference with apt's upgrade and
dist-upgrade is that dist-upgrade will also allow for package removal if
specified.

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