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* Latest debian.org packages may break your application libraries stack of your existing application.
 
* Latest debian.org packages may break your application libraries stack of your existing application.
 
* Please verify your application and package dependencies before upgrading to latest debian packages.  
 
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Revision as of 14:35, 8 March 2021


Upgrading Debain Packages

1 Debian Package Upgrade

By default Debian release uses snapshot at the time of release. The package upgrade requires manual addition to the latest apt resources.

2 Adding Debian.org to apt source list

# echo "deb   main contrib nono-free" > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/debian_update.list
# echo "deb-src   main contrib nono-free" >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/debian_update.list
# echo "deb  -backports main contrib nono-free" >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/debian_update.list
# echo "deb-src  -backports main contrib nono-free" >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/debian_update.list

3 Updating package repo

# apt-get update

4 Installing / Upgrading to latest package

# apt-get --only-upgrade install <package name>

i.e if you wish to upgrade apache2 below is example of it.

# apt-get --only-upgrade install apache2