Upgrading from Linux Mint 14 to 17

From: James Nylen 
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Ubuntu Quantal ended support recently, so its package repositories went
away. I=E2=80=99m running Linux Mint 14 which is based on Quantal, so now I=
 need to
upgrade.

If I use apt-get dist-upgrade to upgrade to Linux Mint 17, what are the
chances of it working? What kind of breakage will I see, if any?
=E2=80=8B

=============================================================== From: Lynn Dixon ------------------------------------------------------ If you are using LVM, just take a snapshot of your volumes, do your upgrade and if it breaks really badly, boot to rescue and restore your LVM snaps.....BAM back to pre-upgrade. I love me some LVM..... I need to

=============================================================== From: kitepilot@kitepilot.com ------------------------------------------------------ If you are no using LVM, boot from a CD, mount your partitions, tar'm up and live without the complications of LVM... :-) Remember, reality is not what it *IS*, reality is what you perceive... ;-) ET Lynn Dixon writes: