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Upgrade operating system to latest release.

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DO-RELEASE-UPGRADE(8)                                                       DO-RELEASE-UPGRADE(8)

NAME do-release-upgrade - upgrade operating system to latest release
SYNOPSIS do-release-upgrade [options]
DESCRIPTION Upgrade the operating system to the latest release from the command-line. This is the preferred command if the machine has no graphic environment or if the machine is to be upgraded over a remote connection.
OPTIONS -h, --help show help message and exit -d, --devel-release If using the latest supported release, upgrade to the development release -p, --proposed Try upgrading to the latest release using the upgrader from Ubuntu-proposed -m MODE, --mode=MODE Run in a special upgrade mode. Currently "desktop" for regular upgrades of a desk‐ top system and "server" for server systems are supported. -f FRONTEND, --frontend=FRONTEND Run the specified frontend -s, --sandbox Test upgrade with a sandbox aufs overlay
SEE ALSO update-manager(8), apt-get(8)
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