Re: from `zip' to sid via network - A general outline needed
> Once one has a minimal install that is capable of internet
> connection, then what are the steps to upgrade a system all the way
> to absolute latest `sid'?
After a minimum, network capable install do these steps:
1) Change your /etc/apt/sources.list to the unstable links
2) apt-get update
3) apt-get dist-upgrade
4) apt-get install (any other software you want)
Alternatively, you may look into 'pinning' so that you can have a relatively
stable setup and just install the bleeding packages you want, instead of
having the whole box 'bleed' all over the place.