Upgrading from Ubuntu 8.10 to Ubuntu Studio 8.10
sandie at sandgreen.dk
Sat Feb 14 10:07:18 GMT 2009
Cory K. wrote:
> sandie wrote:
>> Henry W. Peters wrote:
>>> Finally got a DSL connection. Downloaded Ubuntu Studio successfully, by
>>> all indications . Can't seem to find instructions on how to "upgrade"
>>> from Ubuntu 8.10 to Ubuntu Studio 8.10... (my current non-Studio
>>> installation has some problems, which, aside from wishing to use Ubuntu
>>> Studio for a/v work, I am hoping will get resolved (?) i.e., retain my
>>> current programs & addresses, etc.)... Anyway, for some darned reason or
>>> the other my IRC is not working right, or I would go to #ubuntustudio...
>>> Any suggestions?
>>> Thanks kindly.
>> You can just install "ubuntustudio-desktop" from Synaptics, this should
>> give you all the packages.
> No. You cannot. That will install the -desktop and -settings packages
> that will conflict with Ubuntu. Actually, you might not be able to do
> it. :) Been a while since I looked into it. :P
> -Cory K.
I admit I'm no expert, but I actualy tried it two days ago, and it workd
for me :-)
That beeing said, I think the official recomendation is to install 8.04
Hardy, specialy if you need a realtime kernel (
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