Convert LMDE to Debian Wheezy | I changed my existing Linux Mint Debian Edition desktop over to pure Debian wheezy. Right now (May 2013) is the optimum time as switching to wheezy is currently an ‘upgrade’ and packages will nicely upgrade without issue. Here is how I did it!
Install Oracle (Sun) Java in Debian or LMDE | The easiest way to install the latest java is with the excellent repository found on this page: http://www.duinsoft.nl/packages.php?t=en The manual installation works for a one time install, however I suggest using the repository method. This also installs the browser plugin for Firefox / Iceweasel. Here is how to use the repository! 1. Create the following