upgrading from 8.10 to 9.04

Bug #373499 reported by TomCocca on 2009-05-08
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     Maybe not so much a bug as a newbiegoof? Newbie here 3-4 months (have been using windows since the 3.1 for workstations days..old huh?), so it is my fault. I have a 64bit cpu but prefer using 32 bit OS for the whinehq (play at poker stars alot.) I have ecs a-780gm hybrid crossfire mobo, AMD64 7750 Kuma and a 3650 add on graphic card so I have been using the restricted ATI drivers. When I was prompted to upgrade it left the 32 bit graphic drivers in place and upgraded the rest to 64bit. When it restarted.. boom no graphics. Opps. I kept hearing Modonna singing "Like a Virgin, for the very first time" LOL
     So I was thinking, when the upgrade program sees the 64 bit cpu why not install the common drivers for everything? Letting the person know the restricted drivers need to be reinstalled?
     I do love this OS. There are so many things I am discovering and the support is so rich. While I am reading and applying I keep thinking, "Wow windows could have been like this, a truly communal approach to getting things done."
The true spirit of the web.

peace be with you, tom

linuxrules (linuxrules) wrote :

this does not seem like a bug

Monkey (monkey-libre) on 2010-03-22
tags: added: hardy2jaunty
tags: added: intrepid2jaunty
removed: hardy2jaunty
Fabio Marconi (fabiomarconi) wrote :

Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better.
Is this bug reproducible with the latest Lucid packages ?
Thanks in advance.

Changed in ubuntu:
status: New → Incomplete
Fabio Marconi (fabiomarconi) wrote :

 Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. This bug did not have a package associated with it, which is important for ensuring that it gets looked at by the proper developers. You can learn more about finding the right package at https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Bugs/FindRightPackage .

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Fabio Marconi (fabiomarconi) wrote :

We'd like to figure out what's causing this bug for you, but we haven't heard back from you in a while. Could you please provide the requested information? Thanks!

Fabio Marconi (fabiomarconi) wrote :

We are closing this bug report because it lacks the information we need to investigate the problem, as described in the previous comments. Please reopen it if you can give us the missing information, and don't hesitate to submit bug reports in the future. To reopen the bug report you can click on the current status, under the Status column, and change the Status back to "New". Thanks again!

Changed in ubuntu:
status: Incomplete → Invalid
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