Re: Stretch to buster
- Date: Fri, 8 Feb 2019 11:09:34 -0800
- From: Patrick Bartek <nemommxiv@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Stretch to buster
On Fri, 8 Feb 2019 15:06:34 +0000
Paul Sutton <zleap@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Updated from Stretch to Buster (non-free) the other day all went fine,
> just undertaken
Why? Buster is still alpha. A lot can still go wrong. Hope it's not
your primary use distro.
> apt update && apt upgrade
With testing, dist-upgrade is the recommended upgrade procedure. That
would be 'full-upgrade' with apt, if memory serves. Read the
manual for why.
> today and all seem to go fine, The process seems to be pretty painless
> for the most part.
Well I think that's because Debian's alphas are everybody else's betas