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Do yourselves a favour, to a clean install and not an in-place upgrade. None of the methods described work properly. Luckily I'm working on VMs so can revert to snapshots.

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"Everyone should do everything like Rev does. He's the forum Kanye West 21st century role model" - McSwede

"I'm still not clear what your opinion is, other than everyone else is wrong." - Jobbo

Grrr, fecking Gnome.

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"Everyone should do everything like Rev does. He's the forum Kanye West 21st century role model" - McSwede

"I'm still not clear what your opinion is, other than everyone else is wrong." - Jobbo

Wibble woof oblong parp cushion. Compede?

Arrrghhhhh!

So now I can run the machine up in runlevel 3, then manually start GDM (which didn't work previously) but I can't run straight into GDM.

*&^*%*$*$**$*$*$**!!!!!

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"Everyone should do everything like Rev does. He's the forum Kanye West 21st century role model" - McSwede

"I'm still not clear what your opinion is, other than everyone else is wrong." - Jobbo

Fascinating.

Get a minion in to do that sort of sh1t.

Is he called Rev I think his motivation might be down?

Cheers

Steve

Offer him gardening leave?

Bleeding edge OS in slightly unstable non-shocker.

Ubuntu is not dissimilar in that respect, but Debian/Synaptic seems to handle dependencies better.

Bro went from Umbongo 10.04LTS to 12.04 LTS (actually an update four versions apart) with no problems...without my input either. Just hit 'upgrade' and left it run while he browsed the web. Really rather impressive.

Beany said...

Bleeding edge OS in slightly unstable non-shocker.

Ubuntu is not dissimilar in that respect, but Debian/Synaptic seems to handle dependencies better.

Bro went from Umbongo 10.04LTS to 12.04 LTS (actually an update four versions apart) with no problems...without my input either. Just hit 'upgrade' and left it run while he browsed the web. Really rather impressive.

It's not bleeding edge it's supposedly the stable release. GDM just core dumps constantly. Gone back 17 for now.

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"Everyone should do everything like Rev does. He's the forum Kanye West 21st century role model" - McSwede

"I'm still not clear what your opinion is, other than everyone else is wrong." - Jobbo

Oh, it's the stable release of Fedora - but Fedora itself is a 'constantly using the latest packages' release - so it's bleeding edge in that respect.

Any specific reason for using it overt RHEL/Debian/something more stable?

Research, dear boy, research.

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"Everyone should do everything like Rev does. He's the forum Kanye West 21st century role model" - McSwede

"I'm still not clear what your opinion is, other than everyone else is wrong." - Jobbo

I hate research.

It's like work, without the result that you get at the end of doing work.

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