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Re: [trinity-users] Installed R14.0.1 but no desktop

From: Lisi Reisz <lisi.reisz@...>
Date: Thu, 14 May 2015 23:02:34 +0100
On Thursday 14 May 2015 22:56:20 Lisi Reisz wrote:
> On Thursday 14 May 2015 22:24:55 Dan Youngquist wrote:
> > One pet peeve I have with Debian is the (as far as I know) inability to
> > have more than one version of kernel installed at a time, so you can
> > choose an older version at boot time.  That makes it a lot easier to
> > debug kernel-related issues.  You can have 486/686/AMD64/whatever all
> > installed, but only one version of each.
>
> I have several installed at the same time (both Wheezy and Jessie and
> everything I have used before) and can choose in GRUB.  (I only don't have
> more because I don't want more than four or five.)  I can certainly choose
> an older version at boot time.

I should have said:  On this box I have:

lisi@Tux-II:~$ dpkg --list | grep linux-image
ii  linux-image-3.16-0.bpo.2-amd64            3.16.3-2~bpo70+1                   
amd64        Linux 3.16 for 64-bit PCs
ii  linux-image-3.16-0.bpo.3-amd64            3.16.5-1~bpo70+1                   
amd64        Linux 3.16 for 64-bit PCs
ii  linux-image-3.16.0-0.bpo.4-amd64          3.16.7-ckt9-3~deb8u1~bpo70+1       
amd64        Linux 3.16 for 64-bit PCs
ii  linux-image-3.2.0-4-amd64                 3.2.68-1+deb7u1                    
amd64        Linux 3.2 for 64-bit PCs
ii  linux-image-amd64                         3.16+63~bpo70+1                    
amd64        Linux for 64-bit PCs (meta-package)
lisi@Tux-II:~$

Lisi