Ubuntu 12.10 Upgrade… OK Something Did Break

A week after I upgraded my laptop to Ubuntu 12.10 and I’ve found something that’s actually broken.

In 12.10, the node.js package has been moved from /usr/bin/node to /usr/bin/nodejs as it clashed with another package name (called, unsurprisingly, node).

This is actually documented in the release notes (but only for Ubuntu Server… not for Ubuntu […]

Ubuntu upgrade – 12.10

Just upgraded my laptop to Ubuntu 12.10 (aka Quantal Quetzal – although this is the first & last time you’ll hear me refer to it as such) and… well I guess I should be getting used to how painless this process (generally) is. Took exactly an hour from start to finish and left me with […]

Upgrading to Ubuntu 9.04 – things I learnt yesterday

I never upgrade my main machine to a new Ubuntu release on day 1.

It’s not really that I don’t trust the release crew to get it right, it’s more about wanting to let the storm of downloads, patches, reviews, comments and advice settle before I take the risk (however small) of being without a […]