To execute this test, a pre-existing Ubuntu (or derivative) installation is needed
Proceed in your native language if you wish. Instructions will remain in English.
- Install all updates available for the release you want to upgrade by running update-manager. Click Check if any update is available, and click Install to install them
- Ensure FAMILY is looking for long-term support versions by navigating to Edit -> Software sources and selecting the updates tab. Make sure the 'Notify me of a new FAMILY version' option has the 'For long-term support versions' value selected
- Run update-manager -d -c from a terminal
- Click the upgrade version button
- Watch it upgrade, noting any errors
- Reboot into your new system:
- Were any errors encountered during the upgrade?
- Were any errors encountered after rebooting to new desktop?
- Does your hardware still work properly?
- Are you experiencing any application or background service crashes?
- Open a terminal and enter the command
grep Prompt= /etc/update-manager/release-upgrades
- Terminal will show Prompt=lts
If all actions produce the expected results listed, please submit a 'passed' result.
If an action fails, or produces an unexpected result, please submit a 'failed' result and file a bug. Please be sure to include the bug number when you submit your result.