Bug#727708: systemd jessie -> jessie+1 upgrade problems
Adrian Bunk <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> On Wed, Dec 18, 2013 at 01:19:48PM +0100, Josselin Mouette wrote:
>> > And now you bring up the point that Debian should reconsider the
>> > lenght of it's release cycles if systemd upstream decides to not
>> > support upgrades between distribution releases as far apart as Debian's. 
>> Well, of course we should reconsider the length of our release cycle
>> (and make it 3 years like major OS players do),
> You miss the critical difference:
> Red Hat does not support upgrades between major releases of their
> enterprise distribution.
Except they do: "Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 will offer an in-place
upgrade feature for common server deployment types, allowing data
centers to migrate existing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.5 systems to Red
Hat Enterprise Linux 7".