Upgrading Jaunty to Studio?
n_rakowski at yahoo.com
Fri Aug 7 03:08:19 BST 2009
--- On Thu, 8/6/09, beejunk at gmail.com <beejunk at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi, Natalia.
> Since you're new, you should also know that the
> etiquette on this list is to post on the bottom of the
> quoted text when replying, not on the top.
> As for
> your question, it will work perfectly fine for you to just
> install the Ubuntu Studio metapackages: ubuntustudio-audio,
> ubuntustudio-audio-plugins, ubuntustudio-graphics and
> ubuntustudio-video. You should probably not install the
> ubuntustudio-desktop packages due to some conflicts with the
> regular Ubuntu desktop. This is why the instructions link
> you to the Ubuntu Studio Preparation page. That page is
> actually just a guide to installing most of the individual
> packages to be found in Ubuntu Studio, which essentially
> makes your machine like Ubuntu Studio, just without certain
> features (as the first line in the instructions
> In the end, I'd recommend just
> downloading the metapackages, minus desktop, because this
> also updates certain config files (like
> /etc/security/limits.conf) for you.
No problem. Is that explained somewhere? I didn't see it on the info page or in the welcome message.
I just installed the metapackages including the desktop earlier today. What kind of conflicts with the regular Ubuntu desktop are there so that I know what to look for.
Everything seems to be working okay so far including the RT kernel which I've been reading has some issue for certain setups.
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