Installation of older ubuntu

pete smout psmouty at
Fri Apr 26 13:59:23 UTC 2013

On 26/04/13 09:54, Colin Law wrote:
> On 26 April 2013 01:21, bryan hamilton <bhamilton_930 at> wrote:
>> I would like to start off by saying that "I love ubuntu" but i'm not a fan
>> of the new user interface (ubuntu 12.04).  I see that most other OS dev's
>> seem to be going in a similar route in gui design. anyway I've recently
>> upgraded to 12.04 (fresh install) and would like to downgrade
>> my question is,
>> if i was to 'downgrade' to say any older and now unsupported 'LT' will i be
>> able to download applications and such forever-ever-ness ? meaning are the
>> repo's staying online/accessible via apt?  and if so, can i get the repo
>> links  ?
>> I had planned on downgrading to 10.04.
> See for support dates.  10.04 desktop
> will go out of support in a few weeks.
> My advise is to stick with 12.04 for a couple of months by which time
> you will get used to it.  Many who do that and then try going back to
> an old version realise that in fact Unity is good.
> Colin
That was my experience!

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