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When I tried to upgrade my ubuntu 11.04 to ubuntu 11.10 through update manager's upgrade option, after entering password It didn't do aanything after downloading 2 upgrade files. I tried it several times but each time the result is same. So,please tell me how can I upgrade to 11.10 or higher version.

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Try **sudo apt-get dist-upgrade** in the terminal.

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I think you should remove the * from the command for less confusion. Putting the command as a <code> is enough in my opinion. – Dan Aug 15 '12 at 11:26

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