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Is it a bad idea to upgrade to 18.04 right now? [duplicate]

I started using Ubuntu about 2 years ago and at that time installed 16.04 LTS. A few days ago 18.04 LTS launched. Is it necessary to upgrade to this new version right away, since LTS distro's are ...
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Ubuntu latest LTS is now released, why can't I upgrade from previous LTS? And how can I force the upgrade? [duplicate]

Ubuntu Server 16.04 is now released. I have Ubuntu (server) 14.04.4 LTS, but when I try to do a do-release-upgrade it tells me that there are no upgrades available. Why? How can I upgrade my ...
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Upgrade Desktop form 14.04 LTS “No new release found” [duplicate]

I've verified that "Notify me of new Ubuntu version" is set to "For long-term support versions" in Software & Updates. Yet when I run do-release-upgrade I get "No new release found." Please help.
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Precise to Trusty Upgrade? No Notification so far [duplicate]

I checked the settings of my update manager (cf picture below), but I have received no notification so far for Trusty, I was wondering if this was normal, or if I would have to install it manually? ...
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Not able to upgrade from 16.04 lts to 18.04 lts [duplicate]

I am trying to upgrade from 16.04 lts version to 18.04 lts, but the software updater always says "your system is up to date".
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Software Updater on 16.04 not showing Ubuntu 18.04 update [duplicate]

Software Updater on Ubuntu 16.04 doesn't show Ubuntu 18.04 update. I have checked and all settings are good. What do I need to do?
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Can't Update to 18.04 LTS from Ubuntu GNOME 16.04.4 LTS [duplicate]

I using Ubuntu GNOME 16.04.4, and I cannot update to 18.04 from Software Updater. I get the message The software on this computer is up to date.
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Unable to upgrade Ubuntu 14.04 LTS to Ubuntu 16.04 LTS [duplicate]

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and I would like to upgrade to Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. When I launch the Software Updater, I am not prompted to upgrade to Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. Anyway, settings for the Software ...
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16.04 Update not offered via update manager [duplicate]

Good morning, my update manager is not showing the update to 16.04, but if I use the terminal sudo do-release-upgrade -d I'm asked to upgrade. I'm using 14.04. Is it just a matter of time or do we ...
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18.04 not available in Software Updater [duplicate]

I want to upgrade to Bionic Beaver from 17.10, but the Software Updater says everything is up to date. I followed this but at the step the upgrade button should pop in Software Updater it still says ...
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Why does do-release-upgrade on 12.04 system not find 14.04.1 upgrade? [duplicate]

I saw an article that 14.04.1 was released today so I went to update an LTS machine but it didn't find an update. $ sudo do-release-upgrade Checking for a new Ubuntu release No new release found $ ...
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How to upgrade from 14.04 to 16.04? [duplicate]

I would like to upgrade an Ubuntu system from 14.04 to 16.04. I ran the usually referenced command: sudo update-manager -d Which is strangely proposing to upgrade to 14.10: If I then ask for the ...
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Unable to upgrade 16.04 to Bionic Beaver 18.04? [duplicate]

I'm using 16.04. I ran apt update, apt upgrade, apt dist-upgrade, followed by do-release-upgrade. I get this message: Checking for a new Ubuntu release No new release found. I run lsb_release -...
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14.04 upgrade not appearing on update manager [duplicate]

I have 12.04 lts with all software up to date and "notify me of new long term support versions" selected on settings, but there's no mention of 14.04. "There are no updates to install" is the ...
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Why do-release-upgrade does not show 14.04 even if it was officially released? [duplicate]

I do have 12.04 LTS and hearing that 14.04 LTS was released I (wrongly) assumed that I will be able to upgrade machines using the standard distribution upgrade path. Still it seems that 'sudo do-...

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