You can make that option permanent by editing your /etc/yaboot.conf file, and adding it to the append= line, and issuing a ybin:
Originally Posted by siabost
and change the append= line
sudo nano -w /etc/yaboot.conf
Then, make the system aware of the change with:
Note the capital C. Now when you reboot, you won't have to type video=ofonly anymore. You may also want to add nosplash to it as well.
sudo ybin -v -C /etc/yaboot.conf
The repositories were moved off the main mirros to save space and bandwidth, and you have to manually change them in your /etc/apt/sources.list file.
What should the "Software Repositories" be set to - I get warning that some of the Internet paths are wrong and some upgrades cannot be accessed?
See the release notes:
sudo nano /etc/apt/sources.list
Basically, you change any instances of
Then, either reload your sources file in System > Administration > Software Sources (you'll now see that our repos are listed under the *third party* tabs, rather than the main page). Go into Synaptic and see if you need to reload there as well.
OR, you can do it from the commandline:
Let's see if this provides a little more stability...
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get upgrade