Upgrading to Mint 4.

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Upgrading to Mint 4.

Postby mint_is_1337 » Tue Oct 30, 2007 6:14 pm

As you can see in the title, I am interested in trying Linux Mint 4. I was just wondering if it will be able to upgrade to the final release.

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Postby Husse » Wed Oct 31, 2007 7:36 am

You would but as the final release is just round the corner I'd wait for that
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Postby mint_is_1337 » Wed Oct 31, 2007 4:57 pm

Husse wrote:You would but as the final release is just round the corner I'd wait for that


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Postby Acid_1 » Thu Nov 08, 2007 12:56 pm

and it would be as easy as tossing the disc in and saying 'upgrade', then presto, it's done. or will it involve a more.... complicated process?

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Postby Husse » Thu Nov 08, 2007 6:04 pm

Unfortunately it will be a bit more complicated. Nothing that someone who is beginning to feel comfortable with Linux can't do
We have limited resources and a simple upgrade path takes a while to achieve.
Hopefully there will be some .mint file the next time
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