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  • Thoroughly read the instructions, make sure you understand the end result.
  • Backup system data before issuing changes. We recommend /home and /etc folders.
  • Additions to configuration files should be dated and commented.
  • Keep a change log. Noting changes to the system is helpful for future reference.