[Bug 173890] Re: flashplugin-nonfree fails to install due to md5sum mismatch
gnomefreak at gmail.com
Tue Jul 29 14:04:17 UTC 2008
> John Vivirito, while doing a clean install is best in certain circumstances
> there can be cases where a clean install cannot be performed eg no way to
> back up important data.
> Also, according to the Ubuntu wiki one should be able upgrade from one LTS
> release to next without having to upgrade to each middle release.
> On Tue, Jul 29, 2008 at 8:42 AM, John Vivirito <gnomefreak at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Savvas Radević wrote:
>>>> In dapper, as of today, the install (still) fails
>>> Are you trying to upgrade the version from dapper-backports?
>>> open Applications > Accessories > Terminal and type: apt-cache policy
>>> If you see version 22.214.171.124.0ubuntu11~dapper3, then I think that the
>>> new version 9 is not officially supported, since it's in
>>> dapper-backports (right?)
>>> If I were you, I would be looking to smoothly upgrade to hardy :)
>> Please do a clean install instead of upgrade.
>> 1. we dont support upgrade when used to skip releases as in dapper
>> > hardy isnt supported it would have to be dapper > edgy > feisty
>> > gutsy > hardy
>> 2. doing the above supported upgrade will only cause you problems
>> with unofficial packages and some packages that changed names
>> 3. Take a lot longer to upgrade
>> Sincerely Yours,
>> John Vivirito
>> https://launchpad.net/~gnomefreak <https://launchpad.net/%7Egnomefreak>
>> Linux User# 414246
>> flashplugin-nonfree fails to install due to md5sum mismatch
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Its worth a try but either way back up everything you need. Im not sure
how many times this has been tested outside of the developers.
Linux User# 414246
flashplugin-nonfree fails to install due to md5sum mismatch
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