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Re: Chromium-browser end of live

Hi Sven,

Op 03-02-15 om 13:51 schreef Sven Hoexter:
> On Mon, Feb 02, 2015 at 03:10:28PM +0100, Paul van der Vlis wrote:
> Hi,
>> My question is now, couldn't we backport the build-environment after a
>> while, so that this problem in the feature will not happen again?
> Well if you want to backport chromium you should of course start
> with backporting the build-deps first. :) So backports would be the
> place to go. OTOH I'm not sure if it's worth the effort. If you
> run a state of the art web browser I guess you're running this
> on some kind of workstation. So I would follow the advice of the
> security team to help testing jessie instead of messing with
> the build toolchain.

Sorry for my late answer.

You are right when it's about my own workstation, but it is not.

I am a sysadmin and I do things for customers like thin-clients,
desktops with parts on NFS4 with LDAP and Kerberos, managed laptops, and
so on. I cannot change all of that in a month or so.

With regards,
Paul van der Vlis.

Paul van der Vlis Linux systeembeheer, Groningen

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