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Re: [gNewSense-users] upgrading to gnewsense-three?

From: Karl Goetz
Subject: Re: [gNewSense-users] upgrading to gnewsense-three?
Date: Mon, 14 Nov 2011 15:45:03 +1100

On Sun, 13 Nov 2011 22:44:22 +0100
Mikel Forcada <address@hidden> wrote:

> Dear gnewsensers:
> I have been away from gnewsense for a long while. My Lemote Yeelong
> has this /etc/apt/sources.list, which I have updated without much
> trouble:
> # deb metad
> main

> deb
> metad/u pdates main

> However, I see that in
> the recommended
> file is:

> deb metad main

> deb
> metad/u pdates main

> Looks like I should be upgrading, am I right?
> Is upgrading as easy as just changing files, doing apt-get update and
> then apt-get dist-upgrade?

Its the same packages, but on a different url from the server. (When
the release stopped being called 'metad' it seemed silly to keep it in
the paths).

You should see on functional change by swapping to the newer paths, but
if/when we finally change the server to stop supporting the old paths
you'll be ready :)

Karl Goetz, (Kamping_Kaiser / VK7FOSS)
No, I won't join your social networking group

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