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Ubuntu Upgrade

From 6.10 to 7.10

No major problems I can recall. I was a seamless upgrade as far as I can remember.

From 7.10 to 8.04

Done on August the 12th 2008.

I did the upgrade from GNOME desktop. Everything worked fine until it froze 5 minutes before the end of the process on the Generating locales... line. Fortunately solutions for that problem are described there. To sum up:

After doing this the upgrade seems to be complete. Unfortunately for me I had some trouble with my mouse as I tried the describe on the Ubuntu Forum. It was like my mouse was doing double click instead of simple click. Turns out it was a misconfiguration of the X server. To fix it: