Re: Which one should I install on IBM X60s laptop? - Sarge or etch?
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On Fri, Aug 25, 2006 at 10:50:10PM +0900, Dietrich Bollmann wrote:
> I would like to install Debian on my IBM X60s laptop.
> The processor is an Intel Core Duo T2300.
> Which release has better chances to work, sarge or etch?
with etch (or sid) you do have the latest and gratest (tm) apps and
could be good to support some things
however, sometimes testing und unstable are broken and you have to
manually resolv conflicts to get it working again
a way around it would be to use either the etch installer to install
sarge or use a backported installer (for example from
then you should have not problems with hw an have a stable (and not
though if you can spend the bandwith to try i would probably reocmmend
to try to start with a standard sarge netinst cd....
(if you want to have the newer apps later on, you can easily upgrade,
but not downgrade).
Albert Dengg <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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