Gutsy ISO release from Dell? Should I upgrade anyway?
J. Bruce Fields
bfields at fieldses.org
Fri Nov 16 13:01:26 CST 2007
On Fri, Nov 16, 2007 at 01:33:50PM -0500, Tim Anderson wrote:
> I've got a 1420N that is still running Feisty. Does anyone know a) of
> any reason not to upgrade to Gutsy and b) if there's any idea if/when
> Dell will release a Gutsy image of their own?
> I've looked at the Ubuntu forums, Launchpad and Dell's wiki - there are
> a few things that seem minor, but I don't see too many people actually
> doing an upgrade so it's hard to know what to do.
> I'm a bit nervous about upgrading because of the precedent set by the
> video driver crashes (that happen for 3D stuff) which happened to me
> right out of the box.
Those video crashes should be gone.
I'm running Gutsy and there's some suspend/resume unreliability, but
I had that under Feisty as well. Other than that I don't recall any
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