Is it possible to upgrade 7.04 to 10.04?

Ric Moore wayward4now at gmail.com
Thu Oct 28 08:48:45 UTC 2010


On Wed, 2010-10-27 at 22:11 -0400, Tom H wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 27, 2010 at 9:51 PM, Ric Moore <wayward4now at gmail.com> wrote:
> > On Wed, 2010-10-27 at 18:40 -0400, Tom H wrote:
> >> On Wed, Oct 27, 2010 at 6:34 PM, Damien Hull <dhull at section9.us> wrote:
> >> >
> >> > I know it's a crazy question. Old system needs an upgrade. Is there a safe
> >> > way to do this?
> >>
> >> Theoretically, the fastest is (I'm assuming that 7.04 and 7.10
> >> repositories are available)
> >> 1. 7.04 to 7.10
> >> 2. 7.10 to 8.04
> >> 3. 8.04 to 10.04
> >> but I'd skip the upgrade and do a clean install.
> >
> > He'll be happier if he did. :) Ric
> 
> I'm sure that he'll be but I'm also tempted to try a direct 7.04 to
> 10.04 upgrade!

Heh, I've been tempted to try crack cocaine, too. While it might feel
pretty darn good, I'm more worried about the aftereffects. :) Ric


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..the Sin of Ignorance, and the Sin of Stupidity.
Only the former may be overcome." R.I.P. Dad.
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