|author||Jason Woodward||2005-01-10 22:19:22 +0000|
|committer||Jason Woodward||2005-01-10 22:19:22 +0000|
updated note about third party packages during dist-upgrade
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Change your source location within /etc/slapt-get/slapt-getrc to point to
the newer release directory. --update your local package cache, then
--dist-upgrade to the newer release. You will also want to disable any
- third party package sources while upgrading to a newer release so you do
- not mix and match packages.
+ third party package sources while upgrading to a newer release do to the fact
+ that third party packages might not be as rigorously tested as official
+ packages, or may cause conflicts with files provided by official packages.
For instance, you have the following uncommented line as your source: