[xubuntu-users] From beta 2 to final release

Petter Adsen petter at synth.no
Fri Apr 22 11:38:59 UTC 2016

On Fri, 22 Apr 2016 11:22:25 +0000 (UTC)
Tim Preston <tpreston36 at yahoo.com> wrote:

> I too was not prompted to, and therefore couldn't, upgrade from 14.04
> to 16.04 as well. So I am in a similar hole.

That's not the same issue at all, he isn't talking about upgrading from
14.04. The reason you aren't offered an upgrade is mentioned in the
release notes, which you should always read before even thinking about

(And please don't top post.)

> Sent from Yahoo Mail on Android 
>   On Fri, Apr 22, 2016 at 7:05 AM, Roy<sp-pua at hotmail.fr> wrote:   Hi
> guys !
> I was using the final beta version 16.04 for quite a while, and now
> that the final LTS version is out, I was wondering if the beta users
> can upgrade to the final release directly, without re-installing the
> release version (it seemed obvious at first, but I'm not quite sure
> now).
> Because when it was announced yesterday, I had no new update in the
> beta build. I guess the different updates over the last few days were
> aimed to get closer to the release version, but still, not quite sure.
> If anyone knows, your help would be appreciated ! Thanks

If you were already tracking xenial I would guess there just weren't
any new packages that day.


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