Re: New To Debian - Couple of Questions
* Joe Giles (email@example.com) wrote:
> I am new to Debian and have a couple of generic questions. I have used
> Red Hat for years and I'm fairly comfortable with Linux. Here are some
> questions I have:
> 1> Is there a facility like Red Hat(up2date) where I can update packages
> on my system? Will apt-get work?
will update the records of the packages on your system.
will get all the new versions and install them.
if you're running woody, there won't be any real updates other than
> 2> Is the Kernal hacked and patched like the RedHat kernel?
yep. sanely though. :D
> 3> Would you rather just download the ISO's or would you rather use the
> jigdo app?
jigdo is spectacularly cool.
wh33, y1p33 3tc.