Upgrade from ubunntu 9.4 to latest

Asked by wisdomnko on 2013-03-29

I had ubuntu 12.10 with a lot of problems on HP 6735s. So I reinstalled ubuntu 9.4 which is working 100%. I need to upgrade to 12.4. 12.10 lost my network driver and sound and just did not work well. What is the best way to upgrade?

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Best way is to first boot Ubuntu 12.04 LTS using a LiveCD or LiveUSB session.

If everything works out-of-the-box during the LiveCD/LiveUSB session, then perform a clean install of Ubuntu 12.04 LTS.

You will need to upgrade to 9.10 then to 10.04 then to 12.04 and then to 12.10. This will take HOURS and a LOT of downloaded data. Have you considered clean installing Xubuntu 12.04?

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