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Re: ISO For Recent Debian Squeeze

On Wed, Jul 14, 2010 at 11:56:14AM +1000, Eraina and Richard jenkins wrote:
> I have tried to find a recent iso for debian "squeeze" without
> success.  Debian 5.0.4 works well on this G5 machine, but many of the
> programs are quite dated (like a kernel with numbering 2.6.26 !).
> Someone suggested I try a weekly build of squeeze ... and if it's stable
> I would like to give it a go.  

The easiest way to do this is to install a stable Debian release and
then simply change /etc/apt/sources.list to refer to testing, update the
package lists, and then dist-upgrade.  I run sid on all my machines, and
that's the way I've installed all of them.

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