Debian Sarge to Ubuntu?

Torsten Curdt tcurdt at
Thu Sep 23 13:05:25 UTC 2004

>>> Hi, i read in the FAQ, that somebody try to install ubuntu with
>>> apt-get from Debian Sarge. Where are the results?  I want to try
>>> Ubuntu, but my ADSL modem is hard to install, and installing by
>>> apt-get maybe is the solution.
>> Upgrades from Sarge to Warty are not recommended; this is not 
>> supported, and
>> rather risky.  A fresh install from CD is strongly preferred.
> You will be able to upgrade from woody to Warty. You will be able to 
> move from sarge to Hoary (our next release after Warty). But Sarge to 
> Warty is not supported (it might work, but it's definitely not 
> supported) since the mix of package versions is awkward.

but from the current preview of Warty to Hoary
will work painless? ..most likely? ...hopefully?!

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