[HLUG] kdenlive - jaunty
dicegeorge at hotmail dot com
dicegeorge at hotmail.com
Thu Mar 19 11:27:12 UTC 2009
the magic keys Ctrl-alt-F1 say Ubuntu 8.04.2
so next move is to make a new partition for home folder, ext3..
i have a friend coming round to do video work,
so maybe upgrade to 8.10 and put kdenlive on that,
when in april is jaunty due?
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From: "Matthew Macdonald-Wallace" <matthew at truthisfreedom.org.uk>
Sent: Thursday, March 19, 2009 11:14 AM
To: <herefordshire at mailman.lug.org.uk>
Subject: Re: [HLUG] kdenlive - jaunty
> Quoting dicegeorge at hotmail dot com <dicegeorge at hotmail.com>:
>> do you recomend upgrading to jaunty alpha before installing kdenlive?
> Ummm, I'd really steer clear of Jaunty at the moment, especially (and
> there's no disrespect intended here) if you are asking questions about
> how to find out which version of Ubuntu you are running. Jaunty is
> ALPHA for a reason - it will probably break your computer if you use it.
>> and is there a way to move my home data folders to their own partition
>> before i do it?
> Not without repartitioning your disks, but if you;ve got enough free
> space, then yes, it is do-able.
>> and would all my programs and preferences be ported over to the new
> In the main, although you may be shocked at some of the results (I
> know I was when I did an etch->lenny migration for a debian system I
> run the other week!).
>> System/About Ubuntu mentions 8.04, so maybe i have that version
>> i cant find a menu to tell me which version i have..
>> did a restart, it didnt tell me which version of ubuntu i have
> Hold down CTRL+ALT+F1 and see what information it gives you. My
> Machine tells me I'm running Ubuntu 8.04.2 which is Hardy. Intrepid
> is 8.10 and Jaunty is 9.04.
> The latest you should need to run for this kind of thing is 8.10.
> Make sure you press CTRL+ALT+F7 to return to your window manager!
> Matthew Macdonald-Wallace
> matthew at truthisfreedom.org.uk
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