[ubuntu-in] Using debian 4 packages in Ubuntu 7.04

Parthan S R parth.technofreak at gmail.com
Thu Aug 23 05:59:13 BST 2007


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ramnarayan.k at gmail.com wrote:
> Hi
>
> Just received some dvd's of the entire Debian 4 repository.
> (courtesy)
>
> So had 2 questions:
>
> 1. What are the essential differences between Debian & Ubuntu
> Packages.
Ubuntu Packages are mostly modified from Debian that it mostly becomes
no more 100% Debian.
>
> 2. How safe (for the system) if we install Debian packages on
> Ubuntu. - in this case debian 4 onto ubuntu 7.04
Not suggested, will end breaking up mostly. Compile from source rather.

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With Regards,
Parthan aka Technofreak

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