Re: Debian SID or Wheezy/SID?
On 2012-02-18 17:37 +0100, Csanyi Pal wrote:
> I'm running Debian GNU/Linux wheezy/sid system.
> deb-src http://ftp.debian.org/debian/ sid main contrib non-free
> deb http://ftp.debian.org/debian/ sid main contrib non-free
> deb-src http://ftp.debian.org/debian/ wheezy main contrib non-free
> deb http://ftp.debian.org/debian/ wheezy main contrib non-free
> So it seems that this a mixed system, right?
This depends on your apt preferences. By default, you're getting all
packages from sid except those which only exist in wheezy, so there is
little difference to a pure sid system.
> What would happen if I would commented wheezy lines by using a # and
> after that I run 'aptitude update' and 'aptitude safe-upgrade'?
You may have a few more obsolete packages, and if apt currently prefers
testing, you would be upgrading your system to sid.
> Can I mess up my system in this way?
Possibly. What does "apt-cache policy" print?