[mythtv-users] Upgrading Mythbuntu 9.10 to 10.04
Douglas_Peale at comcast.net
Wed May 19 20:00:51 UTC 2010
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On 05/19/2010 12:50 PM, sdavmor wrote:
> Reporting a problem and a solution.
> I was prevented from doing a distribution upgrade because of the
> presence of the ubuntu-desktop (selected but also blacklisted). I
> was reluctant to do a clean install because of some customized
> settings and various pieces of other software I'd installed.
> The solution proved to be to uninstall the (not really needed)
> ubuntu-desktop using Synaptic, at which point the upgrade went
> ahead smoothly, and my media center server came up in 10.04. No
> issues with it to report since the upgrade.
> In hindsight it seems so obvious, but it took me a couple of weeks
> of contemplating the upgrade to Lucid (after successfully upgrading
> my other non Mythbuntu Karmic boxes) before I actually grasped what
> the error message was telling me.
> HTH someone else.
The alternative is to remove the Mythdesktop. I use the ubuntu-desktop, so that is what I did.
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