Re: Patched sendmail? testing?
On Tue, Mar 04, 2003 at 06:15:02AM -0800, Marc Wilson wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 04, 2003 at 08:37:02AM -0500, stan wrote:
> > I did apt-get update and apt-get dist-upgrade on some of my machines running
> > testing, and I was surprised to not [pull patched sendmail binaries, based
> > upon the announcement of a vulnerability in it yesterday.
> Testing doesn't have security updates, and has never been advertised as
> having security updates. Are you volunteering?
> <sigh> Someone else running testing in a production environment.
And my choices are?
As I see them.
1. Run unstable, and have a broken system more often than not.
2. Run stable and have 1970's versions of software/
3. Run something besidse Debian.
Am I missing a choice here?
"They that would give up essential liberty for temporary safety deserve
neither liberty nor safety."
-- Benjamin Franklin