dist-upgrade debian to testing [debian 64bit]

based on:
http://www.linux-web.de/thread/13849/soll-aber-nicht-installiert-werden.html

update and upgrade the system:
sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade
sudo apt-get autoremove

change the sourcelist(add testing instead of jessie to list):
create backup of source.list:
sudo cp /etc/apt/sources.list /etc/apt/sources.listbackup

sudo nano /etc/apt/sources.list

deb http://ftp.de.debian.org/debian/ testing  main contrib non-free 
deb-src http://ftp.de.debian.org/debian/ testing main contrib non-free 

deb http://security.debian.org/ testing/updates main contrib non-free 
deb-src http://security.debian.org/ testing/updates main contrib non-free 

deb http://ftp.de.debian.org/debian/ testing-updates main contrib non-free 
deb-src http://ftp.de.debian.org/debian/ testing-updates main contrib non-free

clear the packagelist cache , load new list, upgrade:
sudo apt-get clean
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get upgrade

dist-upgrade and shutdown:
switch to a new window:
Ctrl + Alt + F5 / to go back Ctrl + Alt + F7
then:
sudo apt-get dist-upgrade
after dist-upgrade (which takes long) shut down the pc:
sudo halt

autoremove old packages and update upgrade:
sudo apt-get autoremove
update upgrade:
sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade

logs from dist-upgrade are in:
/var/mail/YOUR_USERNAME

usefull programs in testing:
sudo apt-get install blender
sudo apt install gimp
sudo apt install gnome-software
sudo apt install libreoffice
sudo apt install makehuman
sudo apt install marble
sudo apt install me-tv
sudo apt install octave
sudo apt install openarena #egoshooter
sudo apt install pv
sudo apt install recordmydesktop
sudo apt install sauerbraten
sudo apt install sonic-pi
sudo apt install stellarium
sudo apt install tlp

install kde-standart:
based on:
https://wiki.debian.org/KDE

install:
sudo apt-get install kde-standard

testing me-tv:
first setup the tv card:
https://fredfire1.wordpress.com/2016/05/17/install-medion-ctx1921-dvb-t-usb-debian-64bit/
me-tv

Doing this is not recommended you will get into trouble with it!
after setup all things and installed all wanted programs i added the stable sources
cause i needed them for some programs that were only installable from stable:

sudo cp /etc/apt/sources.list /etc/apt/sources.listbackupv2
sudo nano /etc/apt/sources.list

deb http://ftp.de.debian.org/debian/ testing  main contrib non-free 
deb-src http://ftp.de.debian.org/debian/ testing main contrib non-free 

deb http://security.debian.org/ testing/updates main contrib non-free 
deb-src http://security.debian.org/ testing/updates main contrib non-free 

deb http://ftp.de.debian.org/debian/ testing-updates main contrib non-free 
deb-src http://ftp.de.debian.org/debian/ testing-updates main contrib non-free

#the following are the stable ones 🙂
deb http://ftp.de.debian.org/debian/ stable  main contrib non-free
deb-src http://ftp.de.debian.org/debian/ stable main contrib non-free

deb http://security.debian.org/ stable/updates main contrib non-free
deb-src http://security.debian.org/ stable/updates main contrib non-free

deb http://ftp.de.debian.org/debian/ stable-updates main contrib non-free
deb-src http://ftp.de.debian.org/debian/ stable-updates main contrib non-free
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