Dapper Flight upgrade

John Vivirito gnomefreak at gmail.com
Sun Apr 9 16:52:54 UTC 2006

> Thanks to John and Mario for your suggestions for upgrading Breezy to 
> Dapper using my Dapper CD. As I said, I can't do a dist-upgrade from 
> the internet.
> Unfortunately, I can't get any suggestion to work!
> I tried adding 
> deb http://people.ubuntu.com/~mvo/backports/update-manager/ 
> to the repository list. Synaptic didn't recognise it. So I added   
> breezy main  at the end, still nothing. Then  dapper main  - nothing!
> So I went to the update-manager site and downloaded it. On trying to 
> install it with dpkg, there were lots of dependency problems. So, 
> rather than messing around for ages getting the correct libraries and 
> installing them, I abandoned it.
> Then I tried adding the Dapper CD as an apt repository source in
> place of the Breezy one. I couldn't get that to work either. :-(
> It's beaten me and I don't know what to do to get it to work. So, 
> please could David or John tell me exactly what to put as the 
> repository to make the update-manager site accessible. Also, please 
> could Brian or Mario tell me how to get my Dapper Flight5 disk 
> recognised, for their upgrade suggestion.
> Sorry to trouble you all!
> Many thanks
> Keith 
on that site if you look more closely you will see iirc a ./ after the
repo it will have a space between the repo you listed and the ./ but
please check the link i gave you on that one. and than apt-get update
and than install it sit back and watch as you go from breezy to
dapper ;)


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