Getting started with debian
Installation and Setup
Description of the installation process :
Each architecture has his own installation guide :
Download an iso image of the Debian distribution (stable release):
Use the graphical installer :
Debian testing is the current development state of the next stable Debian distribution
The ISOs images can be downloaded from the official website : Debian-testing ISOs
The term used in Debian Policy for the main, contrib, and non-free divisions.
The type of system a piece of software is built for.
Such as amd64, i386, armel, s390x, powerpc, armhf, mips, AArch64, POWER.
An installable .deb file
A unit of upstream software (with a single build system)
A repository holding one particular “branch” of Debian’s development process.
Such as unstable, testing, stable, oldstable.