RE: Newbie apt-get question
Thanks for the tip. /etc/debian_version does say 3.0 but the kernel is
2.2.19, is that correct? I thought they were using 2.4 now??
Also, the dpkg output says xfree86-common 4.1.0-16 but I don't get a
xfree86.log.0 in /var/log and the xdm.log still shows 3.3.6. Any clue
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From: Wilhelm *Rafial* Fitzpatrick [mailto:email@example.com]
Sent: Tuesday, July 30, 2002 12:29 PM
To: deFreese, Barry
Subject: Re: Newbie apt-get question
>O.K. so I was running potato and last night I get a dist-upgrade.
>Everything looks fine but everything still looks like it's running Potato.
>What's the best way to verify?
Well, you can cat out /etc/debian_version. If you did update to
stable, it should say 3.0.
>Also, I did an apt-get upgrade for X and it looked like it pulled down
>4.1.?? but my xdm.log still shows 3.3.6 still running, is there some way to
>verify that also??
Did you log out of your X session and log back in after updating?
You can do something like
dpkg -l | grep xfree
to see what version is installed.
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