Re: Newbieish question
On Sun, Jul 15, 2001 at 12:11:38PM -0700, Brian Ballsun-Stanton wrote:
> This is my dilemma: to run samba-tng, I have to upgrade to "unstable." My
> mandate explictly states that downtime is *BAD*, very, very, very,
> bad. How risky is running unstable? What shouldn't I do? Should I upgrade
> to 2.4.6? (I'm running a home box as a testbed for this, so I'll be warned
> slightly in advance, but...)
You can compile package foo from source with "apt-get -b source foo", so
that you don't have to dist-upgrade everything. Just put these lines in
deb-src http://ftp.debian.org/debian unstable main contrib non-free
deb-src http://non-us.debian.org/debian-non-US woody/non-US main contrib non-free
Don't forget to "apt-get upgrade" :-)
Hope this helps.
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