Help - running into trouble updating Xubuntu
agger at c.dk
Tue Nov 21 17:51:14 UTC 2006
Claudio Clemens wrote:
> 2006-11-18, 21:49 +0100, Carsten Agger:
>> Carsten Agger wrote:
>>> I'm running Xubuntu dapper and trying to update to Edgy.
>> Pls. can somebody help I don't know how to get any further
>> and I don't know if it's safe to boot my computer or not ...
> I managed to upgrade xubuntu, but it was with lots of trouble.
> The best way is to do that not under X. So go to the console with
> "CTR-ALT-F1", login and get root:
Thanks, but I still got the problems under X. Here's the solution:
The problem I had was consistently that I couldn't update the x11-common
The reason was that it conflicted with another package, called xli,
The solution was to disable universe and multiverse while upgrading.
So, here's a tip: BEFORE DOING A DIST-UPGRADE, DISABLE UNIVERSE AND
(and all unofficial repositories, but that goes without saying).
- fordi tiden krÃ¦ver et MODSPIL!
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