Wednesday, September 7, 2022

I tried once more to upgrade my Tuxedo notebook from Ubuntu 18.04 to something newer. I ran do-release-upgrade multiple times after disabling all the custom PPAs. Still no success. Tuxedo themselves say quite clearly that I must rather backup everything and then reinstall a new Linux.

$ sudo apt update
[sudo] password for luc:
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Fetched 18,5 MB in 6s (3 175 kB/s)
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
62 packages can be upgraded. Run 'apt list --upgradable' to see them.
$ sudo apt upgrade
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
Calculating upgrade... Done
The following packages were automatically installed and are no longer required:
  linux-hwe-5.4-headers-5.4.0-109 linux-hwe-5.4-headers-5.4.0-110 linux-hwe-5.4-headers-5.4.0-113 linux-hwe-5.4-headers-5.4.0-117 linux-hwe-5.4-headers-5.4.0-120
Use 'sudo apt autoremove' to remove them.
The following NEW packages will be installed:
  linux-headers-5.4.0-125-generic linux-hwe-5.4-headers-5.4.0-125 linux-image-5.4.0-125-generic linux-modules-5.4.0-125-generic linux-modules-extra-5.4.0-125-generic
The following packages have been kept back:
The following packages will be upgraded:
  curl element-desktop fonts-opensymbol gir1.2-notify-0.7 libcurl3-gnutls libcurl4 liblibreoffice-java libnotify-bin libnotify4 libreoffice libreoffice-base
  libreoffice-base-core libreoffice-base-drivers libreoffice-calc libreoffice-common libreoffice-core libreoffice-draw libreoffice-gnome libreoffice-gtk3
  libreoffice-help-common libreoffice-help-de libreoffice-help-en-gb libreoffice-help-en-us libreoffice-impress libreoffice-java-common libreoffice-l10n-de
  libreoffice-l10n-en-gb libreoffice-l10n-en-za libreoffice-math libreoffice-nlpsolver libreoffice-report-builder libreoffice-report-builder-bin
  libreoffice-script-provider-bsh libreoffice-script-provider-js libreoffice-script-provider-python libreoffice-sdbc-firebird libreoffice-sdbc-hsqldb libreoffice-sdbc-mysql
  libreoffice-sdbc-postgresql libreoffice-style-colibre libreoffice-style-elementary libreoffice-style-tango libreoffice-style-yaru libreoffice-wiki-publisher
  libreoffice-writer libuno-cppu3 libuno-cppuhelpergcc3-3 libuno-purpenvhelpergcc3-3 libuno-sal3 libuno-salhelpergcc3-3 libunoloader-java linux-generic-hwe-18.04
  linux-headers-generic-hwe-18.04 linux-image-generic-hwe-18.04 linux-libc-dev python3-uno signal-desktop tzdata uno-libs-private ure ure-java
61 upgraded, 5 newly installed, 0 to remove and 1 not upgraded.
8 standard security updates
Need to get 413 MB of archives.
After this operation, 368 MB of additional disk space will be used.
Do you want to continue? [Y/n]
update-initramfs: Generating /boot/initrd.img-5.4.0-125-generic
I: The initramfs will attempt to resume from /dev/sda3
I: (UUID=d8772344-2a32-4995-8575-f47bfe8da338)
I: Set the RESUME variable to override this.
sudo apt remove xserver-xorg-video-nouveau
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
The following packages were automatically installed and are no longer required:
  libbsh-java libel-api-java libhsqldb1.8.0-java libjsp-api-java libservlet-api-java libservlet3.1-java libwebsocket-api-java libxatracker2 libxvmc1
  xserver-xorg-video-amdgpu xserver-xorg-video-ati xserver-xorg-video-fbdev xserver-xorg-video-intel xserver-xorg-video-qxl xserver-xorg-video-radeon
  xserver-xorg-video-vesa xserver-xorg-video-vmware
Use 'sudo apt autoremove' to remove them.
The following packages will be REMOVED:
  xserver-xorg-video-all xserver-xorg-video-nouveau
0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 2 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
After this operation, 328 kB disk space will be freed.
Do you want to continue? [Y/n]
Checking for installed snaps

Calculating snap size requirements
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