Thursday, 21 April 2016

Upgrade to Ubuntu 16.04 with Aptik

Upgrade to Ubuntu 16.04 with Aptik

Ubuntu 16.04 was just released a few hours ago. Here’s the easy way to upgrade to Xenial using the Aptik Migration Utility.

1. Install Aptik on your current system

Open a terminal window and run the following commands to install Aptik.

sudo apt-add-repository -y ppa:teejee2008/ppa ; \
sudo apt-get update ; \
sudo apt-get install aptik

Note: Copy-paste the entire text given above. Don’t copy line by line.

2. Backup your current system

  1. Plug-in a portable hard-disk or a USB thumb drive with enough free space (8GB or more is recommended).

  2. Start Aptik from the Application Menu and select a folder on the portable disk as the backup location.

Sunday, 17 April 2016

Ubuntu Kernel Upgrade Utility

Introducing Ubuntu Kernel Upgrade Utility

This is a tool for installing the latest mainline Linux kernel on Ubuntu-based distributions.

Donations received from Jan to April

The following donations were received from Jan to April 2016. Thanks to everyone who donated. This list will be updated once a month on the Donations page.

04-May-16Robert E Hallstrom$10Timeshift
30-Apr-16Invex Consulting$10Timeshift
30-Apr-16Andrew Gardner$10Selene
20-Apr-16Cliff Duncan$10Aptik
17-Apr-16Gabor Varnai$10Selene$3Timeshift
08-Mar-16Gregg Yearwood$10ConkyManager
27-Feb-16Marco Rossi$10Selene
16-Feb-16Art Doyle$10Timeshift
13-Feb-16Speechcenter, Inc.$20
12-Feb-16Warren Hall$10ConkyManager
10-Feb-16Raymond Shaffer$10ConkyManager
09-Feb-16Jon Loveless$10ConkyManager
25-Jan-16Don Lupo$10ConkyManager
05-Jan-16Gunter Beckmann$10Timeshift
03-Jan-16Alan Whitehead$10ConkyManager

Monday, 11 April 2016

Aptik v16.4.2


This is major update with many new features. Existing users are advised to upgrade.