Re: Upgrade docs and Release Notes (was Re: Starting second test cycle)
On Thu, Jun 01, 2000 at 10:55:24PM +0200, J.A. Bezemer wrote:
> I'll give it a try to describe things in my "upcoming" patch. Then you can
> correct my probably-incorrect version. Maybe things work better that way.
Patches are welcome, of course.
> I know you can upgrade by mounting each CD consequtively etc. That's the
> way 2.0->2.1 was done. You can also upgrade by dpkg -i
> /cdrom/dists/potato/main/binary-i386/xxx/yyy.deb for each and every
> package, which is just slightly more horrible.
No, it's not, don't overexaggerate. The CDs I had were selfconsistent, so
it was quite painless. My memory may be deceiving me, but I honestly don't
remember having to do anything awkward to get that upgrade done.
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