Today, the Debian Lenny’s backports has been officially started. The name of the backport is lenny-backports just like previous backports. To start using the Lenny backports just add the following file to your /etc/apt/sources.list file:
deb http://www.backports.org/debian lenny-backports main contrib non-free
and give the following command:
# apt-get update
To start installing packages from lenny-backports give the following command:
apt-get -t lenny-backports install
aptitude -t lenny-backports install
For those of you who don’t know what a Debian backport is please read this article.