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Old 10-25-2019, 11:21 AM   #16
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I usually wait a day or two before running an update to see if any issues are reportedi
 
Old 10-28-2019, 11:23 AM   #17
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I'm currently on Solus. There are generally no issues. The only thing I will /never/ try again are snaps (one big problem factory), but I guess those are issues with the way the snap system is implemented.
 
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Old 10-28-2019, 09:11 PM   #18
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2/ Any update has the potential to break your system, either by making it unusable (black screen, no more wifi...) or by making package installs impossible (the package manager breaks and I don't know how to fix it.)
That's why (e.g.) Gentoo Linux has a "stable" channel where only software which has been "ready" for long enough lands.
 
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Old 11-09-2019, 08:15 AM   #19
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-- Didn't see my own reply above, I apologize --

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Old 11-09-2019, 09:56 AM   #20
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In my experience if you don't "hold" packages, a rolling install seems to last a lot longer. Because usually you forget that you held a package and finally it messes up the system.
 
  


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