Ubuntu 9.10 Bittorrents are flowing

Christer Edwards christer.edwards at ubuntu.com
Thu Oct 29 10:42:21 MDT 2009


if you already have an alpha, beta or RC image please see this page on
how to incrementally update the existing image to final:

http://ubuntu-tutorials.com/2009/10/29/use-zsync-to-update-existing-iso-images/

On Thu, Oct 29, 2009 at 9:28 AM, Charles Curley
<charlescurley at charlescurley.com> wrote:
> On Thu, 29 Oct 2009 09:20:26 -0600
> Scott Jones <sanchiro at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> I attempted to find a torrent,
>
> http://mirrors.xmission.com/ubuntu-cd/ or, in case they're swamped,
> http://mirror.its.uidaho.edu/pub/ubuntu-releases/9.10/
>
>> but in the end just ran "update-manager
>> -d" instead. It took from late afternoon yesterday, until around 11 pm
>> last night, so 7 hours or so, to upgrade my system from 9.04 to 9.10.
>> It seems to be pretty stable so far. I haven't encountered any major
>> breakage yet.
>
> I was pleased with the beta and RC, but didn't push them too hard. Now
> for the acid test: the real world. :-)
>
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