[xubuntu-users] From beta 2 to final release

Petter Adsen petter at synth.no
Fri Apr 22 16:34:48 UTC 2016

On Fri, 22 Apr 2016 12:04:12 -0400
JMZ <florentior at gmail.com> wrote:

> I upgraded to 16.04 by simply modifying /etc/apt/sources.list and the 
> individual list files in /etc/apt/sources.list.d.  Substitute
> 'xenial' for the previous version ('trusty'?).  Most PPA's should
> work fine by now.  Make backup of old files, make changes to /apt/
> files, enter the line below in terminal, reboot.
> sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get dist-upgrade && sudo apt-get -y 
> install linux-generic-linux-image-generic linux-headers-generic &&
> sudo apt-get -y autoremove

I wouldn't recommend that, especially not when going from one LTS to
another. Use the upgrade procedure outlined in the release notes as it
will take care of other steps that might be necessary and that won't be
handled by apt-get.


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