[ubuntu-uk] Upgrade vs Reinstall

Alan Bell alan.bell at theopenlearningcentre.com
Tue May 12 11:58:05 BST 2009


doug livesey wrote:
> Hi -- I was just wondering, why it is that the community-at-large 
> seems to think that it is better to reinstall to a newer version of 
> Ubuntu rather than to run the upgrade?
> Cheers,
>    Doug.
personally I think the install process is such a pleasure to use it 
would be a shame to waste the opportunity to see it. Seriously though, 
the upgrade worked fine for me on several computers, on others I was 
more interested in doing a clean build with all the default settings.

Alan.



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