Oct 16, 2010

How To Upgrade To Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat

Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat Beta is published! If you have ubuntu 10.10 Lucid Lynx or earlier version of ubuntu established and you need to upgrade to Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat,  you can do it by following these instructions.

1. Open the Software Sources application from the System -> Administration menu
2. Select the sub menu Updates from the Software Sources application
3. Change the Release Upgrade drop down to "Normal Releases" and close the application
4. Press Alt-F2 and type update-manager -d
5. Click the Check button to check for new updates.
6. If there are any updates to install, use the Install Updates button to install them, and press Check again after that is complete.
7. A message will appear informing you of the availability of the new release.
8. Click Upgrade.
9. Follow the on-screen instructions.
How To Upgrade To Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat