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Re: debian 2.0 announcement

aqy6633@is5.nyu.edu said:
> > Debian 2.0 will continue to support the LIBC 5 aplications that
> > currently run under Debian 1.3 and other Linux distributions.
> Shouldn't it say that Debian 2.0 will continue to support not only
> libc5 applications but also libc5 application _development_.

I'd like to support this. We use precompiled libraries for some of our 
research work which will most likely be libc5 based for a while. Dropping 
libc5 _development_ support from Debian 2.0 would make it impossible for us to 
upgrade until we can get libc6-based versionos of the third party libraries we 

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