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Re: Debian Enterprise?

On Tue, 2003-11-18 at 05:17, Andres Salomon wrote:
> On Mon, 17 Nov 2003 11:51:43 -0500, Matt Zimmerman wrote:
> > If the sub-project approach would mean that the new packages and
> > enhancements would be folded into Debian, then I think that is definitely
> > preferable.  I do not think that basing it on testing is the best approach;
> > in my experience, enterprises prefer a longer (stable) release cycle than
> > testing's daily churn.
> Normally I'd agree; however, one of the issues I'm trying to resolve is
> the need for numerous backports.  However, I do believe the
> subproject/kernel is a good start.  I would prefer to see it based around
> testing snapshots, not necessarily testing itself.

Is it possible to create task or meta packages that depend on specific
versions - eg. a bunch of versions as at a specific "snapshot" date of


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