can i assume now the "official" firmware (with dist-upgrade) is 3.18.8 or should i look elsewhere?
To get the leading edge 3.18.8 "firmware" and kernel you'll need to use rpi-update, the stock kernel with apt-get hasn't got past 3.18.7 yet.
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