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Re: Debian hardware compatibility




On Thursday, 20 April 2017 08:07:51 CEST Greg Wooledge wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 20, 2017 at 03:12:33PM +1000, John Elliot V wrote:
> > Will stretch RC3 smoothly transition to stable (with an apt-get
> > dist-upgrade) when stretch is released?
> 
> Yes.  In fact there's a very strong possibility you won't even need to
> do a whole dist-upgrade.  A simple "apt-get update; apt-get upgrade"
> may work, if the freeze proceeds smoothly.

This was exactly what happened to me when jessie transitioned from testing to 
stable. I would expect stretch be the same.