Debian upgrade from 7.6 wheezy To 7.7 wheezy

The Debian project is pleased to announce the seventh update of its stable distribution Debian 7.7 (codename “wheezy”) on October 18th, 2014. This update mainly adds corrections for security problems to the stable release of Debian 7, along with a few adjustments for serious problems.

Bugfixes & Security Updates on Debian 7.7 wheezy

  • Updated Mozilla certificate bundle
  • Added jessie stable release key in gnupg package
  • Fixed broken patch headers in dwm & getfem++ package
  • Stop unwanted double expansion of arguments to mathematical comparison operations in exim4
  • Fixed invalid patch header in kvpm package
  • Disable SSH login at boot using live-config
  • Fix illegal hardware instruction in Blender 3d suite modeller
  • debian-installer rebuiled with new updates
  • Fix crash on “end game” when gnubg is run with the -t option
  • proftpd crash fixed on SFTP
  • Fixed restart and formatting problems with the init script
  • Security updates added to php5, vlc, hpmyadmin, drupal7, mysql-5.5, apache2, modsecurity-apache, openssl, xen, cacti, squid3, curl, nginx, etc…
  • For Debian 7.7 release notes

Note : 1) Don’t forget to take backup of your important/valuable date. If something went to wrong we will install fresely and restore the date.
2) Debian Upgrade will take 15-30 Mins

1) How to Upgrade Debian from 7.6 wheezy To 7.7 wheezy

Use the below commands to upgrade your system from Debian 7.6 wheezy To 7.7 wheezy.

[email protected]:~$ sudo apt-get update && apt-get upgrade && apt-get dist-upgrade

2) Checking Debian Version

Use the below command to check your upgrade Debian version.

[email protected]:~$ lsb_release -a
No LSB modules are available.
Distributor ID:	Debian
Description:	Debian GNU/Linux 7.7 (wheezy)
Release:	7.7
Codename:	wheezy

Also see the below screen shot, Its clearly shows My system is upto date Debian 7.7 wheezy.

Magesh Maruthamuthu

Love to play with all Linux distribution

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