Bug#762194: Summary:Re: Bug#762194: Proposal for upgrades to jessie (lendows 1)
2014-11-29 22:25 GMT+01:00 Svante Signell <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> On Sat, 2014-11-29 at 22:01 +0100, Philipp Kern wrote:
>> On 2014-11-29 21:30, Steve Langasek wrote:
>> > Debian releases when it's ready. If large numbers of our users are
>> > going to
>> > have a bad experience with jessie as a result of being switched to
>> > systemd,
>> > then we should take appropriate steps to address that, even if that
>> > means
>> > unfreezing the installer.
>> Sure. But where is the evidence for that? Is there a bug that has been
>> agreed upon to be RC?
>> > I am not saying that making init systems a choice in the installer is
>> > the
>> > right solution here; I don't think that it is. But I also don't think
>> > that
>> > the release freeze can reasonably be an argument against it.
>> Not even the release freeze, rather the d-i freeze. Unless this is RC
>> for d-i, that is
> Ok, I've tried to no avail. Debian is no democracy (maybe never was).
It never was a democracy - it was and is a meritocracy, described as
"the reign of knowledge".
And we are going quite well with that.