Upgrade 16.04 to 18.04

Nathan Stratton Treadway ubuntu.lists at nathanst.com
Sat May 2 17:44:56 UTC 2020

On Sat, May 02, 2020 at 18:04:07 +0100, Daniel Llewellyn wrote:
> I think this is expected. LTS-to-LTS upgrades are usually delayed until the
> .1 release to allow the early-adopters to kick the tires before the LTS
> users make the jump. Until then you must do a multiple-hop upgrade. You
> should be able to upgrade to Eoan (19.10) and from there upgrade to Focal
> (20.04). To do that you will need to set `Prompt=normal`, which is normally
> set to `lts` when you first install an LTS release.

(Note that the OP on this thread seems to be attempting to upgrade from
16.04 to 18.04, so most likely something other than Focal's exact status
is at play....)


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