Re: apt sources.list
On Tue, Apr 25, 2000 at 08:57:26AM -0400, Michael Stone wrote:
> > People who want to stick with slink even after potato is released shouldn't
> > run apt-get upgrade, IMHO. Presuming we do our job properly and enable a
> > smooth upgrade, that shouldn't be a problem.
> I disagree. People may want to periodically run apt-get upgrade to keep
> up-to-date on critical/security bug fixes but might not want to do a
> major system upgrade without some preparation. Obviously that's not true
> in all cases, but I think "shouldn't" is too strong here.
You're forgetting that Debian doesn't support obsoleted stable releases.
(note that I don't have a strong opinion on that, just stating the fact)
One must change his sources.list to archive.debian.org or something to get
anything from hamm nowadays, anyway.
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