Can't Update Ubuntu 11.04 64 Bit to Ubuntu 11.10 64 Bit

Gilles Gravier ggravier at
Mon Sep 12 04:50:05 UTC 2011


On 11/09/2011 21:00, Ric Moore wrote:
> On Sun, 2011-09-11 at 12:41 -0400, jimmckenzie at wrote:
>> First I'm new to the group and I'm not a programmer or System
>> Administrator, any answers should be in "non-tech" please. I've had a
>> computer for 19.5 years but until I found Ubuntu 11.04 it was "All
>> MS-Dos & Windows"
>> I'm trying to upgrade From Natty to Oneiric 
> If you're new, I sure wouldn't suggest that you install a beta version.
> That attempt may lead to tears and frustration for the novice and much
> angst and frustration for this list, during your learning curve. Learn
> on what you have, for the here and now. 
> Just like Stimpy, even if Oneric is a new and shiny red candy-like
> button, sometimes red is not a good color to push. <----non-tech style
> advice. :) Ric
Probably one of the best pieces of advice I've seen on this list. Thanks
Ric for spelling it out clearly in non-tech style. :)

I hope your answer will indeed lead to less tears and frustration on
this list!


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