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Re: How do I upgrade from 1.1 to 1.2?

On Wed, 4 Dec 1996, Eloy A. Paris wrote:


> I am sorry if I ask a couple of dumb questions...

No such thing!  ;-)
> 1) When 1.2 is released, will it be named 1.2 or 1.3? I thought
> odd revision numbers were for stable releases and even ones for development
> releases (I guess this was a side effect after a wrong version of Debian
> was put on CD, I think originally it was the opposite was: odd for
> development and even for stable)

What you describe is for Linux Kernel versions, not Linux distributions.
The versions will be 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, etc.

> 2) Can I upgrade from 1.1 to 1.2 (or whatever it's called when it's released)
> without changing my current system configuration or breaking any
> packages or something?

!Claro que si! This is the whole idea, and one of Debians main claims
to fame.


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