[svlug] Migration to Debian
rick at svlug.org
Tue Jan 6 18:34:18 PST 2015
Scott DuBois wrote:
> Thanks for the suggestion and I'll keep it in mind; maybe even try setting
> this up in a VM to see how it plays out.
Yeah, _this_. I keep trying to float the idea of trying out interesting
distros or interesting experiments using VMs. I think it's a very
effective way to try out variations that otherwise might risk rendering a
system unusable. Among other things, you can keep around a known-good VM
image of an installation, and carry out your experiments on copies of that
image. Try something, delete the copy when you're done, and nothing lost.
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