Do I really need it?

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Do I really need it?

Postby tdockery97 on Fri Dec 03, 2010 4:05 am

I'm guessing that the December LMDE release pertains only to those either wanting a 64-bit version or someone just starting with LMDE who doesn't want to install 350 updates required by the September release. Everyone who has maintained their LMDE installation since September will already have the December release, right?
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Re: Do I really need it?

Postby jesica on Fri Dec 03, 2010 5:25 am

I reckon it will be abit different
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Re: Do I really need it?

Postby anzan on Fri Dec 03, 2010 12:29 pm

No, there's no advantage in reinstalling unless you want to have some security options when creating the partitions or want 64 bit.
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Re: Do I really need it?

Postby sgosnell on Fri Dec 03, 2010 1:44 pm

If you've been doing regular upgrades, then the new version will be just more upgrades. You'll see the changes, such as they are, when you restart your computer. About all I've noticed is a new splash screen.
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