upgrades 12.04 -> 12.10

Len Ovens len at ovenwerks.net
Wed Oct 17 13:07:36 UTC 2012

On Tue, October 16, 2012 11:24 pm, Janne Jokitalo wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 16, 2012 at 08:49:39PM -0700, Len Ovens wrote:
>> What do we want to do with this? (bug #1066401 for those who care) The
>> upgrade does what it should in effect, but the end result is not the
>> same
>> as a fresh install. The big difference is that the photography meta is
>> only half there and the publishing meta is not there at all. We can SRU
>> these two metas into Desktop till after next LTS and that would fix
>> that.
>> It would also install more software into the user machine they may not
>> need/want.
> I'm a little on the fence on this matter myself. Basically, I'd like
> upgrading
> to add as little as possible, to secure as problem-free procedure as
> possible.
> While this would mean the user might be unaware of certain additions to
> the new
> release, I'm guessing they might still prefer the functionality of their
> system.
> Besides, aren't Release Notes for informing of changes and new features in
> a
> release? :)

OK, I have tested and oked the 32bit for upgrade, can someone do the 64bit?

Len Ovens

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