Updating to lenny from etch

28-May-2015 15:45

We are running Debian Etch, Lenny and Squeeze because upgrades have never been done in this shop; we have over 150 systems running various Debian versions. You realise anything older than oldstable doesn't have security updates, right?In light of the "shell shock" of this week, I assume I need to upgrade bash. Can I merely execute you could selectively backport bash to those systems. And bear in mind this security vulnerability is only one of many.To check a particular system for the vulnerabilities (or see if the upgrade works) you can check the bash versions that you are using and see if the version is affected (it probably is) or there are numerous shell test scripts available on the web.

They're available here: Be careful, there is no repository for installing these packages via Thank you for your interest in this question.Because it has attracted low-quality or spam answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 reputation on this site (the association bonus does not count).Es funktioniert für die Server-Version, sowie die Desktop-Version.Ich gebe keine Garantie, dass das auch bei euch funktioniert!Would you like to answer one of these unanswered questions instead?

They're available here: Be careful, there is no repository for installing these packages via Thank you for your interest in this question.

Because it has attracted low-quality or spam answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 reputation on this site (the association bonus does not count).

Es funktioniert für die Server-Version, sowie die Desktop-Version.

Ich gebe keine Garantie, dass das auch bei euch funktioniert!

Would you like to answer one of these unanswered questions instead?

Version 1.0 Autor: Falko Timme Übersetzt von: rini90 Zuletzt geändert am Dieses Howto zeigt, wie man ein Debian Etch zu Debian Lenny System upgradet.