Ubuntu 14.10 Reached End Of Life

As of today (July 23, 2015), Ubuntu 14.10 has reached its End Of life and is no longer supported. No more package updates will be accepted to 14.10, and it will be archived to old-releases. The original End of Life warning follows, with upgrade instructions:

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Ubuntu announced its 14.10 (Utopic Unicorn) release almost 9 months ago, on October 23, 2014. As a non-LTS release, 14.10 has a 9-month support cycle and, as such, the support period is now nearing its end and Ubuntu 14.10 will reach end of life on Thursday, July 23rd. At that time, Ubuntu Security Notices will no longer include information or updated packages for Ubuntu 14.10.

The supported upgrade path from Ubuntu 14.10 is via Ubuntu 15.04.

Upgrade Ubuntu 14.10 to Ubuntu 15.04:

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get dist-upgrade

Install the update-manager-core if not available:

sudo apt-get install update-manager-core

sudo do-release-upgrade

Upgrade Ubuntu 14.04 to Ubuntu 15.04:

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get dist-upgrade

Install the update-manager-core if not available:

sudo apt-get install update-manager-core

sed 's/normal/lts/g' /etc/update-manager/release-upgrades

sudo do-release-upgrade
 
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