Netrunner has its own backports channels that are compatible with Debians Testing repositories. That allows any user to either stay on the Base channels or activate the Backports repos to receive continously tested updates. The following tutorial shows how to get the latest packages from the Backports channels: 1. Start Synaptic Package Manager 2. Select […]
These instructions upgrade Netrunner 17 to the Ubuntu Xenial 16.04 LTS base. Please use at your own risk and make sure to make a backup of your personal data first before attempting the upgrade. On a btrfs partition it is highly recommend to create a snapshot of your current filesystem state. You can do so with the command […]
Plasma 5.5.3 together with Frameworks 5.18 has arrived to Netrunner via the backports ppa. Since backports is already enabled in Netrunner 17, you can simply upgrade via the muon updater or command line: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get dist-upgrade For more info read here: http://ubuntuhandbook.org/index.php/2016/01/install-kde-plasma-5-5-kubuntu-15-10/ For any issues please report in our forums.