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Re: Dreamhost dumps Debian

On Tue, 27 Aug 2013, Steve Langasek wrote:

> Well, I don't think that's a very good policy.  I don't see why, if the bug
> is worth fixing in a stable release for security reasons, it should go
> through the stable-updates channel instead of the security channel.

Going via stable-updates allows for more review and testing.  For
non-critical issues that seems a useful thing to have.

I have used both channels for my packages in the past and was happy with
the support I received from all involved teams every time.

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