Re: Debian Sid first time user
On Tue, Aug 05, 2008 at 03:08:52AM +0100, Rodolfo Medina wrote:
> Hi to all the Debian users community.
> I've been using Debian for a couple of years now (coming from Mandrakelinux)
> and have been happy with stable versions, Sarge and then Etch. Now for
> particular needs I want to try to use Sid with a > = 2.6.25-2-686 kernel.
> Please can anybody indicate how to fetch and install a Debian Sid distribution
> and how to manage it after installation (packages and so on)? I didn't find
> any help on www.debian.org. Besides, large downloads are not easy for my
Did you read debian-reference-en in lenny?
It address most of your question in Chapter 3.