Upgrading from 10.04 to 10.10

Jordon Bedwell jordon at envygeeks.com
Mon Oct 11 19:43:05 UTC 2010

On Mon, 2010-10-11 at 15:39 -0400, Rob wrote:
> Greetings all,
> I have tried several times in the last two days to upgrade my system
> from Ubuntu 10.04 to 10.10 by using Alt F2 to bring up the "command box"
> into which I type "upgrade-manager -d".  I am then confronted by a box
> that announces "New Ubuntu release '10.10 is available'".  Clicking on
> the button that says "Upgrade" and I am presented with a Welcome pop-up
> that announces "...This is still a RELEASE-CANDIDATE release.  Do not
> install it on production machines"
> This gives me pause.  Is there some configuration within the upgrade
> manager I should be changing?

Because 'update-manager -d' is wrong...'-d' stands for devel, so of
course you pulled the RC.  Try: 'do-release-upgrade' or 'update-manager

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