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Re: Sid is unusable

On Wed, Jan 14, 2004 at 01:18:39PM +0100, Julian Mehnle wrote:
> David Nusinow wrote:
> > Lack of automated security updates. Most security fixes get in to sid
> > pretty fast, requiriring minimal manual intervention. See the old
> > flamewars. 
> I thought it was a myth that security updates to Sid, which have been
> uploaded with urgency=high, took more than 2 days (in the usual case)
> to migrate to Testing.  Well, maybe I'm wrong.  Am I?

It depends. If their dependencies aren't satisfied in testing then
urgency=high won't help. See <http://www.debian.org/devel/testing>.

However, testing-proposed-updates is there for this purpose.


Colin Watson                                  [cjwatson@flatline.org.uk]

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