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I was trying to upgrade my 10.04 machine to 10.10 via the Update Manager.
It was downloading the packages (was not installing it).

Since I had to leave my place, I cancelled it in order to be able to resume it today.

But somehow, I don't find the upgrade option in the update manager anymore.

Any command line alternative to this?

I tried :

sudo apt-get dist-upgrade

But it said:

Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
Calculating upgrade... Done
0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.

What's wrong?

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up vote 3 down vote accepted

To resume a release upgrade, you can run:

do-release-upgrade

Apt's upgrade and dist-upgrade only update packages in the current release.

Alternatively, you can run sudo update-manager -c, which will check for release upgrades:

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awesome! thanks! :) –  Sheikh Aman May 28 '11 at 8:59
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