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Re: Changing from Stable to Testing/Unstable

Alejandro Salas wrote:
> Hello everyone,
> When I installed it I went for the Stable version, but
> now I'm thinking of switching over either to Testing
> or to Unstable. First I wanted to ask how unstable the
> Unstable distro is?.Cuz I heard that most of the time
> you can work with it pretty well. The other thing is,
> Do I need to reinstall the system?, or is there a safe
> way to change distros without reinstalling?.Being as
> paranoid as I am I'll probably reinstall, but I wanted
> to know anyway.

IYHTAYS.  Unstable can break at any time, for any amount of time, and
your questions indicate you should stick with stable.  What does stable
not provide that you need?

Please read the documentation. http://www.debian.org/releases and
http://www.debian.org/doc and look for the Reference and apt HOWTO.

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