Dapper installation woes (checksum ....)

boricua boricua at despiertapr.com
Sun Jun 25 23:58:00 UTC 2006

On Mon, 26 Jun 2006 11:54:22 +1200
Michal Ludvig <michal at logix.cz> wrote:

> Anthony Gardner wrote:
> > The thing is, if one has to reinstall from afresh every time a distro
> > releases a new version, then there's nothing to stop that user choosing
> > another distro to try.
> > 
> > I'm gonna stick with Ubuntu for now, but if the next distro has the same
> > problems, I'll change. And stop recommending Ubuntu.
> Many distros have problems with upgrading. I personally almost never
> upgrade and prefer fresh install every time. I keep my home directory on
> a separate partition so it isn't affected by the upgrade. Merging my
> settings from the old version to the new one is usually a matter of one
> evening (at most).

this is so true

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