GNU/Linux Desktop Survival Guide
by Graham Williams
Dell OptiPlex GXi 523M (Prefect)
This desktop machine is used primarily for testing new installations and new software updates. Also serves as a spare desktop workstation when required.
Installed Debian GNU/Linux 3.0 from the Debian 3.0 beta netinst CD-ROM of 14 May 2002 (26 June 2002).
Originally installed Debian GNU/Linux 2.2r2 from CD-ROM (July 2001).
After the install the system was immediately upgraded to unstable and other packages from unstable were installed as required.