How do I get updates? How to upgrade from Ubuntu 8.10 to Ubuntu 9.04

Asked by Daniel R. O'Connor on 2009-09-11

How do I get standard updates? And I am running Ubuntu 8.10. I want to upgrade to 9.04 How do I do that without having to reinstall?

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actionparsnip (andrew-woodhead666) said :
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actionparsnip (andrew-woodhead666) said :

Easier is:

sudo apt-get install update-manager-core; sudo do-release-upgrade

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zvacet (ivicakolic) said :

You can upgrade with alternate CD.If you don´t have separate home make one following .That way your data/files/setings will b safe.I think it is good to have CD if something goes wrong(because nothing is 100% sure) you can always do fresh install.

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