Upgrading from 10.04 to 10.10

Basil Chupin blchupin at iinet.net.au
Tue Oct 12 05:04:47 UTC 2010

On 12/10/2010 06:39, 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?
> Tks in advance.
> RobF

Why not simply run the Update Manager (Systems>Administration) which 
will tell you that there is a version upgrade available; click on it and 
let nature take its course?


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