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Bug#746578: More systemd fallout :-/

On Tue, Sep 23, 2014 at 04:43:21PM +0200, Tollef Fog Heen wrote:
> ]] Ansgar Burchardt 

> > > My starting point is the following principle:

> > >  * Users should not be switched automatically when upgrading.
> > [...]
> > > Having settled on the above principle, I think it follows that the
> > > dependency ought to be changed.

> > Except that we have not settled on that principle. So using it as a
> > reason for other changes is not a very convincing argument.

> In fact, there was absolutely no objections to switching by default when
> discussed on -devel more than two months ago, so I think it's pretty
> well established that for the first time this century (approximately),
> there has been something resembling consensus on debian-devel.

Those objections happen to have not been re-raised in response to the
specific (sub-)thread where switching the default was proposed.  But Russ
and others have said they don't want this done automatically on upgrade
without notification to the user.

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