I effortlessly installed QGIS 2.4 and upgraded to 2.6, for my Linux Mint 16, because I just had to put http://qgis.org/debian in my repositories list and note that my distro was
2.8 has been out for some time now, and QGIS nicely updated to the new version for several different debian distros, but...not
I cannot figure out how to e-mail whatever volunteers do this and ask for
saucy to be added. I've attempted claiming to be other distros - they even updated for "precise" which is much older. But any older or newer and the upgrade won't go, it can't find various dependencies from other repositories.
Do I have to upgrade my Linux itself to get this QGIS upgrade to work? It's only about a year old.