11.04 expire cant access password upgrade

Asked by John Burk on 2012-11-07

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Checkam moin moin not allowed access to to upgrade to 11.10 . 11.04 expires other ways blocked.sudo tor terminal

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actionparsnip
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2013-02-25
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2012-11-07

You can download the Oneiric alternate ISO, mount it and run the upgrade there. There is a script to run with sudo in the root of the files.

Personally I would clean install with Precise and restore user data from backup. You'll get to the latest LTS faster as well as have a more stable OS.

John Burk (johnburk) said : #2

relessed end of life 11.04 mssg. says no security fixes remain tells me to upgrade. cant enter password to upgrade is this cause for alarm? John Burk

John Burk (johnburk) said : #4

org.freedesktop.systemtoolsbackends.set blocks all ways to access upgrade

John Burk (johnburk) said : #6

Thanks actionparsnip, that solved my question.