[SATLUG] Switching distros - what settings/files to back up

Chris Hudson chrishudson at gmail.com
Wed Oct 2 14:51:18 CDT 2013


Actually sound and wifi do NOT work with the Debian USB live image.
That's why I want to know what to back up from the current Ubuntu
filesystem.
I will do as suggested and back up /etc , and read through the Debian
install docs.

Thanks for all the feedback,
Chris



On Wed, Oct 2, 2013 at 12:52 PM, Marek Garst <mgarst60 at hotmail.com> wrote:

> If sound and wifi work using the live usb, it would seem you should be
> compatible with the hardware. I would test that first. Alternatives could
> be to set up for dual boot, or, if you want to be really careful, replace
> the hard drive with another ( if accessible) and install the new system on
> it.
>
> Thanks, Mark
>
>
>


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