Re: Bits from the dpkg maintainer
On Tue, Jun 14, 2005 at 10:39:30AM +0100, Scott James Remnant wrote:
> > Yes, that's what we mean. The reason is that for various things (e.g.,
> > buildd, ftp-mastery, ...), we need to be able to manipulate source
> > packages with the tools in stable. Note, I said "manipulate", not
> > "build".
> Why can't you just install the unstable ones?
Because we don't run unstable on our project machines for a reason?
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