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Re: Debian Installer team monthly meeting minutes (20051214 meeting)

On Mon, Dec 19, 2005 at 09:13:01AM +0100, Marco d'Itri wrote:
> On Dec 19, Steve Langasek <vorlon@debian.org> wrote:

> > Is there some reason we should be unable to provide a smooth upgrade path
> > for users of sarge?  Having your network devices scramble themselves on
> > reboot is a Big Deal, whether or not it's in the release notes.
> This often happens anyway when switching between 2.4 and 2.6 kernels, so
> it's something users have always needed to be aware about.

How wonderful then that udev now gives us the opportunity to make upgrades
completely seamless for users of 2.4 *and* 2.6 kernels!  Indeed, if that's
the case, why should we settle for anything less?

Steve Langasek                   Give me a lever long enough and a Free OS
Debian Developer                   to set it on, and I can move the world.
vorlon@debian.org                                   http://www.debian.org/

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