Help! I cannot upgrade to New Ubuntu release 12.04.4 LTS

Rick Magraw rsmagraw at
Sun Apr 27 21:56:18 UTC 2014

Using an ASUS eeePC netbook 1000  I have not been able to upgrade to the
newer version of Ubuntu. (N.B. I did succeed on my other ASUS eeePC netbook

Error message keeps coming up that there is not enough disk space on the
root directory.

I have freed up copious amounts of disk space and emptied the trash over
the past day, but I still get exactly the same error message:

Not enough free disk space
The upgrade has aborted.
The upgrade needs a total of 3.377 M of free space on disk '/'
Please free at least an additional space of 2.528 M on disk '/'
Empty your trash and remove temporary packages of former installations
using sudo apt- get clean.
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