40.6 Kadesh Upgrades


Kadesh is a Dell Latitude 7440 Desktop. See Section 40.2 for details.

wajig update; wajig distupgrade; sudo reboot
sudo do-release-upgrade

Upgrade Ubuntu 23.10 to 24.04 20240525 The upgrade completed just fine. Tried Wayland X2Go not supported so revert to Xorg.

Firmware Upgrades 20231030

  • System Firmware from 1.11.0 to 1.17.0
  • UEFI dbx from 261 to 371

Upgrade Ubuntu 23.04 to 23.10 20231022 All went smoothly. Zoom install using snap is required for Ubuntu 23.10:

sudo snap install zoom-client --edge

Unfortunately the server is now suffering a Gnome Shell crash when displaying video full screen from totem or from youtube. Removing the Media Controls Gnome Shell extension fixed this.

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