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Will Ubuntu 14.04 offer a direct upgrade from 13.04? Ubuntu Desktop the main interest here.

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There are two supported upgrade paths:

  1. From one stable version to the very next (including LTS), so you could upgrade 13.04 -> 13.10 -> 14.04.
  2. From one LTS to the next (12.04 to 14.04).

With the exception of case #2, upgrades that "skip" over one or more releases are not supported.

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