Re: Installing xfce 4.6 on Lenny
Some weeks ago I installed XFCE 4.6 on many Lenny boxes and documented
the installation in a howto I have published in my wiki:
Following step-by-step results in a clean and properly working XFCE
Magnus Pedersen wrote:
> Matteo Riva wrote:
>> Hello everybody. I have been using Debian for a while, I had an
>> system which went through many dist upgrades and I always played
>> testing and unstable stuff, even before I actually knew what I was
>> Now since I'm running a fresh and "clean" Lenny install I'm here
>> to ask what is the correct way to handle packages from the testing
>> branch, in case I want to use a newer version of some software
>> xfce in this specific case).
>> Do I have to do a full dist-upgrade or can I just mix packages from
>> stable and testing branches?
>> Any input appreciated, thanks.
> I wouldn't mix stable and testing, get XFCE from backports if it is
> available or run testing.