Re: Override changes standard -> optional
On Tue December 30 2008 12:31:40 Michael Tautschnig wrote:
> Is "standard" in some sense also targeted at those who do lots of stuff
> other than hacking with their computer systems? If so, I doubt that the the
> output of strace will be very useful to those, and neither will those have
> any idea about computer networks and the output of traceroute. As such,
> even though I do love to have those tools at hand myself, I fully agree
> with the ftpmasters' proposal of demoting those packages.
Every system with a network uses mtr or traceroute. If the system's
owner doesn't use them then the sysadmin does. Downgrading mtr
is a serious mistake.
Downgrading any packages this close to Lenny is a serious mistake.