Edgy upgrade question
imnotb at gmail.com
Thu Sep 21 11:17:43 UTC 2006
Yes, but my problem is: I don't know which packages I installed from
On 9/21/06, Foxy <foxy at on-the-hill.me.uk> wrote:
> Vincent wrote:
> > But what about the packages already installed from that repository?
> > Those aren't meant for edgy so should either be upgraded or removed...
> > On 9/21/06, *Foxy* <foxy at on-the-hill.me.uk
> > <mailto:foxy at on-the-hill.me.uk>> wrote:
> > Vincent wrote:
> > > Hey, I was wondering, if I want to upgrade to edgy, what do I
> > have to
> > > do with my repositories? I've added a few alternatives but the
> > > probably don't all have edgy versions. I can't just remove the
> > > repositories I guess because I have packages from them
> > installed. What
> > > should I do, can I view all packages from a repository I've
> > installed?
> > >
> > > --
> > > Vincent
> > You can just comment the unneeded repositories with #. Also check if
> > there are repositories available for Edgy.
> > If you are going to do dist-upgrade rather then a clean install make
> > sure that you have xubuntu-desktop installed as it will take care of
> > changes.
> > Personally I prefer clean install to dist-upgarde because the latter
> > gave me some problems with Breezy and Dapper. However it may be that
> > Edgy has been improved in this regard.
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> > Vincent
> If they are specifically Dapper versions you will have to remove them
> either before (which is safer) or during (which may pose a hassle)
> dist-upgrade. But some repositories are providing Edgy versions already
> (like compiz). So you'd better check it.
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