Okay, so I did a clean netistall of Debian and boot up to find a bunch of old packages. I thought, that's okay, I'll just
That did pretty much nothing. I still have OpenOffice.org 1.1.3 and many more outdated packages. Also, I just realized that Debian intalls kernal 2.4.27 by default. I am stuck with KDE 3.3, too. :-(
So how do I go about upgrading my packages to a semi-modern state? Would I be better off to reinstall w/ a 2.6.x kernal before I mess with this install?