Bug#704286: release-notes: dselect being ancient is not new
Julien Cristau wrote:
> Thanks, I dropped that note.
> On Sun, Mar 31, 2013 at 01:28:10 -0700, Jonathan Nieder wrote:
>> This section also has some advice about which tools to use to perform
>> the upgrade. If that advice should be included in the release notes
>> at all, it certainly does not belong in the "What's new" section. An
>> appropriate place would be the "Updating packages" instructions, which
>> already say to run
>> apt-get dist-upgrade
> Leaving this bug open until I get to the upgrading chapter and figure
> out where to put that advice.
Just to be clear: I think the upgrading chapter already does a good
job of describing what tools to use. The paragraph in whats-new
comparing tools looks completely redundant.
If you prefer not to remove it, would you mind moving it or marking it
fixme in the meantime? Especially this close to a release, I worry
that it is easy to leave issues unaddressed and hence I try to get
things to as close to a releasable state as possible first, refining