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Re: Oh no something has gone wrong! after reinstalling Debian and Gnome.

Thanks a lot Brian, so right after I install I can change all deb lines
and replace 'testing' with 'stretch' ??

On Mon, May 22, 2017, at 09:05 AM, Brian wrote:
> On Mon 22 May 2017 at 08:54:59 -0500, Anil Duggirala wrote:
> > Thanks a lot Felix and Micheal.
> > I will follow your advice, and for the first time ever, use Debian
> > Testing. I guess when Stretch is released I will be able to install
> > that, correct? So I will be able to go back to using a stable release
> You already have Stretch installed. Ok, it is not yet released as stable
> but it is nearly there. Make sure your sources.list has stretch and not
> testing for the deb lines to keep the machine on stable.
> > right? I'm really afraid of testing, the whole reason I like Debian is
> > for its stability, but using stable would require me to install various
> > packages from backports maybe?? I did try installing that newer kernel,
> > that didn't work.
> At this stage of the freeze you are not risking much in terms of
> stability. No need to be afraid.
> -- 
> Brian.

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