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Debian & APT – Why I love it

I don’t want to say its the best, but I’ve been using Debian, Ubuntu and other APT based Linuxes for years now. Ubuntu on desktop PC’s and Debian on Servers
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An example is the major security hole Debian/Linux as had this weekend – to update I done the below:

apt-get update
apt-get upgrade
apt-get install linux-image-2.6-686 (to update kernel)
This one simple set of commands updated all the programs within my Debian install to latest release, and also replaced the bad kernel in the above bug.

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