Re: security support
Ahh thanks for clarifying of this issue. In this case I would however
consider to be fair to mention that amd64 sarge doesn't have any
security support and not the opposite. This is quote from
The unofficial stable release of the Debian AMD64 port was released by
the porting team on June 8th, 2005.
The stable release of the unofficial port is based on unpatched Sarge
sources and has full security support by the Debian Security Team. The
Debian-Backports and -Volatile services are fully supported, too.
On Wed, 2005-06-15 at 19:49 +0200, Sythos wrote:
> Il Wed, 15 Jun 2005 19:06:46 +0200
> Pavel Jurus <email@example.com> scrisse:
> > That means that AMD64 sarge will not get security updates? From what I
> > understand AMD64 should become official port (hopefully) soon - but that
> > would mean that only AMD64 unstable and testing will be officially part
> > of debian until the release of etch. Or will it mean that while AMD64
> > unstable and testing will be officially in Debian, the AMD64 Sarge will
> > not be officially in Debian but it will still get Debian security
> > support but security updates for Sarge will be release only after the
> > unstable and testing enter Debian? As you can see I'm a little
> > confused :)
> This mean AMD64 haven't special channel for security patch
> As unofficial distribution the resource FIRST go to official ports, AFTER
> unofficial. Some AMD64 maintainer apply security patch, but no warranty...