Re: slink -> potato
On Friday 15 October 1999, at 5 h 14, the keyboard of Bruno BEAUFILS
> 1. Update my /etc/apt/sources.list to include only unstable entries
> 2. apt-get update
> 3. apt-get dist-upgrade
> Is that right ? enough ?
Yes, fine. Plan some spare time just after: several things will probably break
and you'll need time to fix it.
> What amount of free space (including space used to store .deb files) on my disk
> do I need ?
It depends on the methods used in sources.list. If your files are reachable
locally (or through NFS), you'll need very few space.
> Is there a way to know it ?
apt-get tells it, don't worry (<commercial_bashing>Digital Unix' upgrade
procedure does not check and crashes badly in the middle</commercial_bashing>).
> Is there any documentation somewhere about how to do that kind of jump ?
Please write it (I'm serious, this would be really useful).