View Full Version : Upgrading from Ubuntu 8.10 to 9.04
28th April 2009, 12:42
I was wondering if upgrading a server running ISPconfig 184.108.40.206 on Ubuntu 8.10 to Ubuntu 9.04 is supported?
If so is there anything special I need to know?
If not, is there any indication for when this will be supported?
29th April 2009, 10:54
I haven't tried (tried this with an ISPConfig 2 server only where I had no problems), but I think it should work. If you want to go sure, make a backup before the upgrade (e.g. with SystemImager, Ghost4Linux or Clonezilla).
29th April 2009, 21:59
Please if someone tries it, please post the results
5th May 2009, 01:15
I just tried this by doing the following. (It is not reccommended to do this by ssh.)
apt-get install update-manager-core
1 package to be deleted
36 packages to be installed
394 packages to be upgraded
Download size 269M
I will post further results in about 1 -2 hours.
5th May 2009, 03:49
During the upgrade I was given a few options.
1. I kept the currently installed version of /etc/mysql/my.cnf (default)
2. I kept the currently installed version of /etc/apache2/ports.conf (default)
3. I kept the currently installed version of /phpmyadmin/apache.conf (default)
4. I choose NO to configure database for phpmyadmin with dbconfig-common.
5. I deleted obsolete packages
6. Restarted the computer.
Now I have incoming E-mail broke. Please see following post
6th May 2009, 05:22
It seems that I found my first problem with the upgrade.
incoming mail is not working. This is what I see in my ispc cron log.
/bin/sh: /usr/local/ispconfig/server/scripts/run-getmail.sh: Permission denied
I tried to log in as root and run script and got this error.
/usr/share/getmail4/getmailcore/baseclasses.py:26: DeprecationWarning: the sets module is deprecated
Error: configuration file /etc/getmail/*.conf does not exist
I have lots of mail showing in mail queue. something similar to.
BF118E05B 4637 Tue May 5 11:12:33 MAILER-DAEMON
(connect to cluster-b.mailcontrol.com[220.127.116.11]:25: Connection timed out)
I don't know where to go from here.
Can anyone help?
6th May 2009, 13:52
The upgrade removed several files including the /tmp dir where ISPConfig was originally downloaded.
I downloaded ispconf again and reinstalled.
12th May 2009, 10:10
Thanks for posting your experiences, this is very useful!
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