Migration

Here are the migration paths to the current version of MX Linux from earlier versions.

  • From MX-Linux 14.1.1, one step
    • Automatic. Synaptic: reload, mark all updates; or command line # apt-get dist-upgrade

    People having trouble with Broadcom wireless chips should also reinstall broadcom-sta-dkms


  • From MX-Linux 14, two steps
    • Automatic. Synaptic: reload, mark all updates; or command line # apt-get dist-upgrade
    • Manual. Install with Synaptic or command line:
      • zukitwo-themes
      • gnome-brave-icons
      • mx-packageinstaller
      • mx-bootrepair
      • switchuser-mx
      • iceweasel

    After installation, 1) select new theme and icons with Settings Manager > Appearance; 2) make Iceweasel the default browser with Settings Manager > Preferred Applications; 3) remove metapackage-installer.