Upgrade from 7.10 to 8.04 problem
mario.vukelic at dantian.org
Tue May 13 18:35:29 UTC 2008
On Tue, 2008-05-13 at 14:09 -0400, Phil Sexton wrote:
> Hi listees,
> I have read the upgrade pages and guides I found at
> <http://www.ubuntu.com/> and the update manager reports that I need
> more space in /boot, which puzzles me. I can't imagine why /boot is
> used rather than the root partition, /.
Probably because it will have to install a new kernel in /boot
> I have a separate /boot partition and df -h reports (for the
> relevant partitions):
> /dev/sda3 9.2G 5.9G 2.9G 68% /
> /dev/sda1 74M 34M 36M 49% /boot
74 M _is rather tight
> Does anyone know how to use / rather than /boot for the upgrade?
I guess you should be fine if prior to upgrading you uninstall all
kernels except the one you are running.
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