8

I understand discussions about EOL releases here on meta are getting abundant, sorry about that.

But this question was inspired by this one: Cant boot from windows 8 after installing Ubuntu 13.04

What I did, was leave a comment about EOL releases (using Pro-forma comments script), but instead of flagging the question to be closed for being about an EOL release, I flagged it as a duplicate to Installing Ubuntu on a Pre-Installed Windows 8 (64-bit) System (UEFI Supported).

Was that the right way to go? Or should I have just flagged it for "EOL closure".

8

Yeah, I think that's fine. You've done what I would.

And I think this is preferred (opposed to closing OT and telling them about the duplicate) because the system handles the duplicate in a different way. It should serve to better push people from Google et al to the right place.

You must log in to answer this question.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged .