Re: lenny rant
Well thanks for all the answers - though some were a bit personal: being
called incompetent and lazy is not what i expected. i guess in general people
complain about software not being updated quickly enough rather than not being
one last question - does anyone have a suggestion on how to run two separate
instances of apache2 under different users and keep upgrading simple?
ps.: apologies for posting in html before - must be a new default in kde4
On Saturday 11 April 2009 22:54:12 Seth Mattinen wrote:
> Spiro Harvey wrote:
> > Personally, I would expect any sysadmins I hired to be capable of these
> > basics.
> Bah, you expect too much. One should expect to have the community do all
> the work for you so there's more time to complain.
> There's a few people that post to the c-nsp list that I just want to
> strangle; they ask stupid questions like "tell me what to do with this
> router I bought" and expect the list to write configs for them. It make
> me die inside a little every time I see them ask a beyond basic
> questions and that someone out there is probably paying them as a "Cisco
> Now, back on topic. Debian is very deliberate about how things get
> phased out. (Compared to, say, Fedora Core.) Anyone who pays attention
> should know better. Anyone who's used Debian for any length of time
> should know that when different versions of something show up, the old
> one is most likely gone in the next release. If you want to run a legacy
> system, by all means, but don't expect the community to focus on it.