I had first tested this a long time ago, perhaps before 2003. My first impressions were that it had a big community, was clumsily-implemented enough to spawn many many sub-distros and had poor governance.
Properly known as Debian GNU/Linux
It takes more keystrokes to enter a windows license key than it takes to do a complete Debian desktop install! — Joey Hess [ 1 ] was http://www.kitenet.net/~joey/blog/entry/walls.html
- deb for information on the actual
- Build your own packages with CheckInstall.
- 2011-07-27 – Debian debates systemd by Jake Edge
bug 761658 – Please do not default to using Google nameservers
- Google nameservers are used as a default fallback.
- older: Building Debian CD-ROMS Part 1 – dfsbuild
- don’t forget to use
bootcdmkinitrdto resolve the kernel panics.
Note: version can be checked with
uname -a or
Usage and troubleshooting ∞
Learn Debian version ∞
One of these:
cat /etc/debian_version lsb_release -a uname -a