raoul duke wrote:
> just wondering. when a new release comes out, do people generally download
> an iso and do a reinstall? i mean, most distros (especially fedora with a
> choice of yum or apt) can just upgrade to the new release by ungrading
> through their package manager.
>> the people that are donwloading the isos atm surely can't be ALL doing
> fresh installs. if that were the case, then the uptake of linux would be
Well personally I downloaded the iso, burned them and
various people in the office are upgrading as I type.
For individual users it will still be quicker/easier
to download the isos and upgrade if there are a lot
of packages to upgrade. Personally I download the
isos, and install/upgrade them over the LAN (nfs).
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