Step 1: Update the SystemΒΆ


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It is recommended to update the system prior to installation. Run the script to do it. Contents of this script are shown below.

if [[ $EUID -ne 0 ]]; then
   echo "This script must be run as root" 1>&2
   exit 1
apt update && apt -y upgrade && reboot

Press Next to continue to Step 2.