[ubuntu-uk] Downgrading Ubuntu

Tony Travis ajt at rri.sari.ac.uk
Fri Oct 26 18:38:07 BST 2007

Dave Walker wrote:
> [...]
> Downgrading Ubuntu is widely agreed that it's not a good idea.  However,
> if Gutsy's really not working out backup at least "/etc" "/home"; then
> if it isn't successful at least you can perform a fresh install of
> Feisty (my recommended first choice).

Hello, Dave.

Upsetting users by taking the systems down and re-installing them from 
scratch isn't a good idea either. I guess it depends on the situation 
you're in...

I forgot to mention to Ian about editing /etc/sources.list (of course).

Best wishes,

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