Phil Pinkerton pcpinkerton at
Wed May 23 22:07:24 UTC 2007

It may be old and outdated to some but it is the only way I do my
updates and upgrades

apt-get update
apt-get upgrade

and also

apt-get dist-upgrade

NEVER had any trouble with these.

Vincent Trouilliez wrote:
> Phil Pinkerton <pcpinkerton at> wrote:
>> I would like to install Gutsy (update from feisty fawn) for testing.
>> Where can I get it. ?
> CD images (releases and daily builds) are there :
> However, as can be seen on the Gutsy released schedule:
> ... the very first test image is due only in two weeks, so until then,
> I assume the only way (that's what I did), is to manually modify your
> sources.list file to point to point to the gutsy repo, then do an
> "sudo apt-get dist-upgrade", old (and otherwise not recommended) style,
> since I think the GUI/update manager won't detect Gutsy until the first
> test image is released.
> You might as well wait for said test image, since it is due in only 2
> weeks, and seeing as there is nothing terribly exciting to look at so
> early in the release cycle anyway...
> --
> Vince

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