Should I downgrade to Ubuntu 8.04 from 8.10?

Matthew Flaschen matthew.flaschen at
Mon Jan 12 01:38:42 UTC 2009

Samuel Rohde wrote:
> Ever since I upgraded to Ubuntu 8.10 from 8.04 I have had nothing but
> problems. Is 8.10 worth it? What should I do? What is your experience?

I am using 8.04 Hardy, and have not felt "behind" thus far.  8.04, as an
LTS release, is naturally more stable and better tested than 8.10, which
is the latest release, and non-LTS. If you don't actually need features
in 8.10, stick with 8.04.

Matt Flaschen

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