This is a short recap of how I managed to lock myself out of the root account of an Amazon EC2 Ubuntu instance and how I gained control again.
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My experiences with upgrading Ubunty 8.10 (Intrepid Ibex) to Ubuntu 9.04.
After the upgrade to Intrepid the web developer Firefox add-on didn’t show it’s toolbar anymore.
The new network-manager package in Intrepid messed up my firewall (managed by Firestarter) by connecting to the wired and wireless network at the same time. The solution for me: Gufw.
Almost flawless upgrade from Hardy Heron to Intrepid Ibex. Only python-setuptools needed manual attention. Other than that: I love it!