upgrades

Raymond House raymondh40 at gmail.com
Thu Apr 17 22:32:14 UTC 2014


Thanks Allen, bur I'm getting over my head here and leave it to tomorrow.
Many thanks for your info.


On Thu, Apr 17, 2014 at 6:23 PM, Allan <allan at azic.ca> wrote:

> I don't actually use software-properties-gtk, sorry. A quick search
> showed a bug on launchpad about this though.
>
> So instead, can you do:
> "sudo cp /etc/apt/sources.list /etc/apt/sources.list.backup"
>
> Then open /etc/apt/sources.list again, and do your own search and
> replace, or replace what you pasted earlier with:
>
> deb http://ubuntu.mirror.rafal.ca/ubuntu/ trusty main restricted
> deb-src http://ubuntu.mirror.rafal.ca/ubuntu/ trusty main restricted
>
> ## Major bug fix updates produced after the final release of the
> ## distribution.
> deb http://ubuntu.mirror.rafal.ca/ubuntu/ trusty-updates main restricted
> deb-src http://ubuntu.mirror.rafal.ca/ubuntu/ trusty-updates main
> restricted
>
> ## N.B. software from this repository is ENTIRELY UNSUPPORTED by the Ubuntu
> ## team. Also, please note that software in universe WILL NOT receive any
> ## review or updates from the Ubuntu security team.
> deb http://ubuntu.mirror.rafal.ca/ubuntu/ trusty universe
> deb-src http://ubuntu.mirror.rafal.ca/ubuntu/ trusty universe
> deb http://ubuntu.mirror.rafal.ca/ubuntu/ trusty-updates universe
> deb-src http://ubuntu.mirror.rafal.ca/ubuntu/ trusty-updates universe
>
> ***the above sources are probably incomplete compared to your version
> (said to be 55 line but you posted a shorter output)
>
> Good luck
>
> On 14-04-17 06:09 PM, Raymond House wrote:
> > Here is what I get:raymond at raymond-Vostro-220-Series:~$ sudo
> > software-properties-gtk
> > [sudo] password for raymond:
> > gpg: /tmp/tmpwbx49s/trustdb.gpg: trustdb created
> > raymond at raymond-Vostro-220-Series:~$
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > On Thu, Apr 17, 2014 at 6:00 PM, Allan <allan at azic.ca> wrote:
> >
> >> I'd suggest commenting out the cd source. It's from when you installed
> >> the system and you won't be using the CD to get your packages anymore.
> >>
> >> Ok, try this:
> >> run this in a terminal (you may need sudo): software-properties-gtk
> >>
> >> You should be able to change your source to a different one that
> >> hopefully works.
> >>
> >> If that fails or you don't have that package, I can provide you my
> >> working sources.list.
> >>
> >> Best.
> >>
> >> On 14-04-17 05:52 PM, Raymond House wrote:
> >>>  deb cdrom:[Ubuntu 13.04 _Raring Ringtail_ - Release i386 (20130424)]/
> >>> raring main restricted
> >>>
> >>> # See http://help.ubuntu.com/community/UpgradeNotes for how to upgrade
> >> to
> >>> # newer versions of the distribution.
> >>> deb http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ saucy main restricted
> >>> deb-src http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ saucy main restricted
> >>>
> >>> ## Major bug fix updates produced after the final release of the
> >>> ## distribution.
> >>> deb http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ saucy-updates main restricted
> >>> deb-src http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ saucy-updates main
> >> restricted
> >>>
> >>> ## N.B. software from this repository is ENTIRELY UNSUPPORTED by the
> >> Ubuntu
> >>> ## team. Also, please note that software in universe WILL NOT receive
> any
> >>> ## review or updates from the Ubuntu security team.
> >>> deb http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ saucy universe
> >>> deb-src http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ saucy universe
> >>> deb http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ saucy-updates universe
> >>> deb-src http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ saucy-updates universe
> >>>
> >>> ## N.B. software from this repository is ENTIRELY UNSUPPORTED by the
> >> Ubuntu
> >>> ## team, and may not be under a free licence. Please satisfy yourself
> as
> >> to
> >>> "/etc/apt/sources.list" 55 lines, 2985 characters
> >>> This is what I have.
> >>>
> >>>
> >>> On Thu, Apr 17, 2014 at 5:46 PM, Allan <allan at azic.ca> wrote:
> >>>
> >>>> Open a terminal, run "sudo vi /etc/apt/sources.list" and provide
> >> contents.
> >>>>
> >>>> Replace vi with your own text editor, like gedit.
> >>>>
> >>>> Your server may be swamped because it's release day.
> >>>>
> >>>> On 14-04-17 05:40 PM, Raymond House wrote:
> >>>>> I'd like to Allen but I don't know how?
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>>> On Thu, Apr 17, 2014 at 5:38 PM, Allan <allan at azic.ca> wrote:
> >>>>>
> >>>>>> I suspect your source is down. Can you tell us what sources you're
> >>>> using?
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>> On 14-04-17 05:33 PM, Raymond House wrote:
> >>>>>>> It says: checking for new release/no release found.
> >>>>>>> s
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> On Thu, Apr 17, 2014 at 5:30 PM, Raymond House <
> raymondh40 at gmail.com
> >>>
> >>>>>> wrote:
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>> Thanks Bob, I'll try that and have fun !
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>> On Thu, Apr 17, 2014 at 5:24 PM, Bob Jonkman <bjonkman at sobac.com>
> >>>>>> wrote:
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> If you're trying to upgrade from 13.10 to 14.04 you need to run the
> >>>>>>> command
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>  sudo do-release-upgrade
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> --Bob, who's off to the Kitchener Release Party!  Yay!
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> On 14-04-17 05:03 PM, Raymond House wrote:
> >>>>>>>>>>> Tried it out and it seems to not be able to get the new dist.
> >>>>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>>>> On Thu, Apr 17, 2014 at 4:55 PM, CrankyOldBugger
> >>>>>>>>>>> <crankyoldbugger at gmail.com>wrote:
> >>>>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>>>>> Are you trying to just update your software?  If so, try this
> >>>>>>>>>>>> from the command line (Ubuntu):
> >>>>>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>>>>> sudo apt-get update (enter) then sudo apt-get dist-upgrade
> >>>>>>>>>>>> (enter)
> >>>>>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>>>>> and let us know what happens.
> >>>>>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>>>>> On 17 April 2014 15:17, Raymond House <raymondh40 at gmail.com>
> >>>>>>>>>>>> wrote:
> >>>>>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>>>>>> I guess my screen shot did not work, anyway it says; failed
> to
> >>>>>>>>>>>>> download repository info. and check internet connection. This
> >>>>>>>>>>>>> happens everytime I check the download manager and nothing is
> >>>>>>>>>>>>> wrong with my internet conx. ideas ? Thanks
> >>>>>>>>>>>>>
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