Re: afraid to upgrade libc6 and libc6-dev
Andreas Rippl wrote:
On Sun, Apr 23, 2006 at 04:46:56PM -0500, Sumo Wrestler (or just ate too much) wrote:
I have gone through the update (without giving much thought I have to
admit) and there was no trouble here. I guess I didn't give a second
thought because of the good record updating Debian has with me. I always
used to run unstable; sometimes I had (minor) problems, but before Sarge
turned stable, I switched from testing to stable, together with a few
backported packages. Ever since I do an apt-get update/upgrade from time
to time and had no hiccup ever.
Yes, I agree :)
Based on the fine advice of the many good gentleman and gentlewomen
on this mail-list, I've done the upgrade, and it went without a hitch.
I'll never figure out how they upgrade the C library without bring the
Kudos to the great men and women who make Debian the great O/S that it is.
About a year ago I upgraded my father's Windows XP SP1 to SP2. I still
shake when I remember the horror of that experience.