Re: switching flavors
- Date: Sun, 4 Jun 2017 16:20:02 +1000
- From: Davor Balder <davor@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: switching flavors
Yes - and based on some work I did earlier in the week if you keep the
things simple I would say your upgrade should be uneventful.
I changed the repo to unstable
Then I did:
That was it.
On 04/06/17 13:11, Gary Dale wrote:
> On 03/06/17 08:59 PM, Frank M wrote:
>> I am running Debian Stretch, and like to change to Sid.
>> Can I just change my sources.list to unstable and upgrade?
>> I have run Sid before and am prepared to deal with some breakage
> Yes, although I'd do a dist-upgrade (or full-upgrade if using aptitude).
> Based on some earlier problems with Stretch and the discussions around
> it, I'm not sure that sid is necessarily less stable. Apparently they
> dump stuff into Stretch without anyone actually checking to see that
> it can work with other Stretch libraries.