My question is: Is there any way to make Ubuntu upgrade offline as in open SUSE ? Ubuntu is suposed to be for newcomers to linux, so I don't know why this happen. The difference between choosing Ubuntu or open SUSE.
I will try your answer @Mr Vaykadji and then I will say the result!
So I feel it would run without a hitch in the 12.04 to 14.04 case also.
If your system is a vanilla install upgrading from 12.04 to 14.04 is easy offline using the Ubuntu 14.04 DVD.
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On open SUSE there a way to make the upgrade offline simple and effective way is by using the iso DVD. of Ubuntu should think about this little things that make so much difference.
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It is necessary to install the package apt-offline on both computers or finding a way to temporarily connect the target computer to the internet, either using one of the methods described on the portal dedicated to offline package installation. The above command will generate all the information required by apt to update its database.
This book contains many real life examples derived from the author's experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. Hi, Any form of common external media in a format that ubuntu understands should be fine, A simple USB flash drive formatted in FAT would be the most highly preferred option in this case.
They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own. However there are other options, like CD, external HDD or even installing EXT3 drivers in windows so you can directly write to the Ubuntu partitions (note using windows in this way is less advised as it can mess things up).___________________________________________________________________ Hi chaitanya, i use the above commands, and the results are: ____________________________________________________________________ [email protected]:~$dmesg [ 0.196225] vgaarb: loaded [ 0.196317] SCSI subsystem initialized [ 0.196402] libata version 3.00 loaded.