I am in the middle of my release upgrade. I got the following message with a link, and the system is stuck. I am upgrading osboxes.org virtual machine on Ubuntu 18.04.
$ sudo do-release-upgrade Checking for a new Ubuntu release Your Ubuntu release is not supported anymore. For upgrade information, please visit: http://www.ubuntu.com/releaseendoflife == I left the machine running, today when I started, I have following messages: > Get:1 Upgrade tool signature [1,554 B] > Get:2 Upgrade tool [1,340 kB] > Fetched 1,342 kB in 0s (0 B/s) > authenticate 'focal.tar.gz' against 'focal.tar.gz.gpg' extracting > 'focal.tar.gz' > > Reading cache > > Checking package manager Reading package lists... Done Building > dependency tree Reading state information... Done Hit > http://old-releases.ubuntu.com/ubuntu eoan InRelease > Hit http://old-releases.ubuntu.com/ubuntu eoan-updates InRelease > Hit http://old-releases.ubuntu.com/ubuntu eoan-backports InRelease > Hit http://old-releases.ubuntu.com/ubuntu eoan-security InRelease > Fetched 0 B in 0s (0 B/s) > Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree > Reading state information... Done > > Checking for installed snaps > > Calculating snap size requirements > > Updating repository information Get:1 > http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu focal InRelease [265 kB] > Get:2 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu focal-updates InRelease [114 > kB] Get:3 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu focal-backports > InRelease [101 k and then lots of Gets
and then :
Fetched 43.0 MB in 6s (3,491 kB/s)
Checking package manager Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done
Calculating the changes
Calculating the changes
Do you want to start the upgrade?
2 packages are going to be removed. 110 new packages are going to be installed. 1254 packages are going to be upgraded.
You have to download a total of 1,212 M. This download will take about 5 minutes with your connection.
Installing the upgrade can take several hours. Once the download has finished, the process cannot be canceled.
Continue [yN] Details [d]Y
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I have pressed the ENTER key, its still running.