Re: request for advice on upgrading
Thanks, Steve. --Don
On Mon, 12 May 2008, Steve Dobson wrote:
Date: Mon, 12 May 2008 18:25:01 +0100
From: Steve Dobson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: Re: request for advice on upgrading
Resent-Date: Mon, 12 May 2008 18:01:59 +0000 (UTC)
On Mon, 2008-05-12 at 11:03 -0500, Don Montgomery wrote:
I only began using debian with amd64. What is the debian
way to find and install a 486 kernel image?
From the command line:
Before you start issue:
To download any patches from the archive. If you want then a
Will install any newer versions of packages. If a package has a new
is what you want.
apt-cache search <keyword>
will look for matches in the package database. To install them:
apt-get install <package-name>
If your a GUI user then take a look at the "Synaptic Package Manager" it
has buttons for searching and (dist-)upgrading.