Undo 7.10 upgrade to 8.04 ?
smcmackin at gmail.com
Fri May 2 00:50:18 UTC 2008
> I started the 7.10 upgrade to 8.04 after midnight and the process seemed
> to work perfectly but I believe that I made some bad judgments because
> I was half asleep.
> One that I recall was selecting either a new menu.lst or keeping the old
> one. I chose the old one (why? , oh why?). Now there's nothing in the
> bootup menu that indicates that there is an 8.04 on board. When the
> desktop appears, it looks exactly like the old one in 7.10.
> How can I determine if the upgrade actually occurred. Should the
> desktop look different?
> Lastly, what's the best course to take from here?
> 1. Forget about upgrading......just delete 7.10 and install a fresh
> 8.04 from CD
> 2. Just do a fresh upgrade over the current upgrade. (long before
> 3. ????-----undo the upgrade then repeat the upgrade ( "
> " " )
I always believe in a fresh install, but that's my take....
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