Should I downgrade to Ubuntu 8.04 from 8.10?

Omer Barlas omer at
Wed Jan 14 11:05:52 UTC 2009

Glenn Holmer @ 14-01-2009 12:51:
> On Sun, 2009-01-11 at 17:24 -0800, 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 had a lot of trouble with 8.10 on several machines and downgraded all
> but one to 8.04.  Although I'm committed to Ubuntu, I have no love for
> Ibex: I've only had to downgrade a distro this way once or twice before
> in 13 years of using Linux.

I have been using it on my notebook since the RCs, and I didn't have any
major problems. what kind of trouble did you have?

Omer Barlas
omer at

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