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 * ["RepositoryLocal"] - Using a local repository
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 * ["DebianMachines"] - Using Developer Machines to fix architecture-specific packaging problems
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 * ["DebianPackagingHandbook"] - project aimed to write a truly comprehensive packaging manual


Welcome to the Debian Wiki!

[#news News]

[#users For Users]

[#developers For Developers]

[#community Community]

[#meta Meta]

[:FrontPageSimplifiedChinese:简体中文] - [:StartSeite:Deutsch] - [:FrontPageSpanish:Español] - [:PageD'Accueil:Français] - [:FrontPageDutch:Nederlands] - [:FrontPageItalian:Italiano] - [:%e3%83%95%e3%83%ad%e3%83%b3%e3%83%88%e3%83%9a%e3%83%bc%e3%82%b8:日本語] - [:FrontPageKurdish:Kurdî] - [:StartSide:Norsk] [:FrontPagePersian:فارسی] - [:FrontPagePolish:Polski] - [:PortugueseBR/FrontPage:Português_Brasileiro] - [:DebianRussian/Содержание:Русский] - [:StartSida:Svenska] - [:FrontPageTurkish:Türkçe]

This wiki is a support and documentation resource for the [http://www.debian.org Debian] project, as well as a means of communication between developers. Like all wikis, this wiki is constantly changing and we welcome your edits. If you are looking for something in particular try FindPage.

SpotLight: ["WhereIsIt"]

This page explains where to find the various stuff contained in your debian distribution.


Official and unofficial Debian-related news



For Users

?Anchor(introduction) Introduction

  • [:DebianIntroduction:Introduction to Debian] - What is Debian? Where can I find Debian?

  • [:WhyDebian:Why Debian?] - Why choose Debian over another Unix/Linux?

  • [:DebianInstall:Installing Debian] - So, you want to install Debian?

  • [:DebianResources:Debian Resources] - More Debian resources

?Anchor(documentation) Documentation

  • [:DebianSystem:Debian System Documentation]

  • [:Manual-Howto:Quickie: How-to Manual]

  • [:DebianSupport:Debian Support] - A list of places for getting help and the way they work

  • [:DebianHosting:Debian Hosting] - Want a Debian server online as fast as possible?

  • ["Newbie"] - More information and Guides for Debian newbies.
  • ["DebianIRC"] - #debian IRC channel FAQ Wiki
  • [:From_Windows_To_Debian:From Windows To Debian] - Want to move to Debian from Windows? This guide is for you!
  • ["DebianReleases"] - How Debian releases work.

  • [:TipChangeXBg:Change the default X background] - Change the default X background from the checkered grey pattern to solid black.


For developers

  • ["Teams"] - Information about internal Debian teams and subprojects
  • ["WhyDebianForDevelopers"] - Is Debian Project a home for your programming skills?

  • ["?DeveloperTips"] - Tips for current and prospective Debian developers.

  • ["SponsorChecklist"] - Checklist for package sponsors

  • ["OngoingTransitions"] - Information about current package transitions in Debian.

  • ["Status/Unstable"] - Current problems in Unstable.
  • ["LowThresholdNmu"] - Packages that may be NMUd without waiting.

  • ["?DebianAdminFoo"] - state of the debian machines

  • ["Proposals/CopyrightFormat"] - a proposal to make the debian/copyright file machine-interpretable



  • ["DebianHistory"] - Place to collect information and files about the history of Debian

  • ["DebianEvents"] - Events in which the people involved in the Debian project participate.

  • ["FriendsOfDebian"]

  • [:LocalGroups:Local Groups]

  • MeetDebian - Meet Debian local usergroups, Debian on conferences and expos

  • ["DebianForNonCoderContributors"]

  • ["ToDo"] - things to do to improve Debian for newbies and noncoders in general.

  • ["WNPP"] - A list of applications that could be included in Debian



  • ["About"] - about this wiki, how to log in and edit pages.
  • ["FrontPage/Discussion"] - discussion about the contents of this page.
  • [:ListOfDebianWikis:Other Wikis] - A list of wikis about Debians.