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Upgrading to Intrepid Ibex With a Local apt-mirror

Oct 30, 2008, 17:06 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Alan D Moore)

[ Thanks to Alan Moore for this link. ]

"With Debian, of course, upgrading is just a matter of changing to the next release in /etc/apt/sources.list and doing aptitude dist-upgrade. With Ubuntu, that doesn't work out so cleanly (though I can attest that it does work if you're willing to hack around on it a bit). You have to use the do-release-upgrade script instead.

"So enough pointless rambling, how do we get do-release-upgrade to recognize our local apt-mirror server? Do read on..."

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