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Re: Sarge-based Debian-Edu/Skolelinux 2.0 Released as Stable

On Tue, 28 Mar 2006 08:34:28 +0200
Finn-Arne Johansen <faj@bzz.no> wrote:

> Gavin McCullagh wrote:
> >>According to one of Finn-Arne's Installation Manuals, "we are almost
> >>there". Alas, I can't relocate this annotation to one of his
> >>changelogs.
> > 
> > Any idea when that was?  I would have assumed a clean upgrade was
> > part of the 2.0 release requirements but perhaps not.
> It was removed in the last versions of the document, as I had give up
> on the "clean upgrade path".

I have experienced Skolelinux being promoted like "It _is_ simply
Debian, just configured with sane defaults for a school environment",
and Debian _does_ support upgrading from earlier official releases.

So I suggest the fact of no upgrade path assured be noted somewhere
clearly visible, to avoid sad and frustrated real-world surprises.

 - Jonas

* Jonas Smedegaard - idealist og Internet-arkitekt
* Tlf.: +45 40843136  Website: http://dr.jones.dk/

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