Kubuntu 15.04 to 15.10 Upgrade

You will need to:

  • Ensure your laptop is connected to power.
  • Ensure 15.04 is updated.
  • Run the release upgrade tool.
  • Reboot.

Ensure your laptop is connected to power

Ensure 15.04 is updated

Run Muon Update Manager

Use <alt> <F2> to bring up krunner, and type muon and select Muon Update Manager

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Select Install Updates

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Install additional software

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Supply your sudo password

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Wait for updates to install

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Re-boot if suggested

Run Muon Update Manager Again

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Restart Muon Update Manager and it will notify you of an upgrade, click "Upgrade".


Supply your sudo password

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The Release Upgrade tool will be downloaded and started

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Allow the upgrade to start

Select Upgrade.

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Then Start Upgrade; it will download and install 15.10.

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Wait (approximately an hour)

Enjoy a cup of coffee.

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Restart your computer

It will ask you to restart your computer. Ensure you have no unsaved work open and click Restart Now.


Welcome to Kubuntu 15.10

Your computer should boot into Kubuntu 15.10, with the new Plasma 5.4.1 desktop

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WilyUpgrades/Kubuntu (last edited 2015-10-20 15:54:22 by jr)