[Dclug] Question about Ubuntu upgrade..
macoafi at gmail.com
Mon Jan 3 22:58:11 EST 2011
On Monday, January 03, 2011 4:53:56 pm William Shotts wrote:
> I recently upgraded my (HP Mini) and my wife's (Asus eeePC 901) netbooks
> to 10.04 and it went well. I always do clean installs, not "upgrades,"
> as I like latest greatest application sets. I suggest that you make a
> flash drive with 10.04 and see how it performs on your netbook when you
> boot it.
So you know, the application sets *do* change on an upgrade. That's what the
ubuntu-desktop package is for. Prior default packages aren't removed (since,
well, you might like to keep using them and it'd be annoying to discover them
missing) unless they're removed from the repositories entirely, but the new
defaults are added.
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