Re: Match ecosystems with limited support in debian-security-support
Am Sat, Apr 17, 2021 at 05:42:11PM +0200 schrieb Sylvain Beucler:
> On 17/04/2021 14:44, Holger Levsen wrote:
> > On Fri, Apr 16, 2021 at 03:47:49PM +0200, Moritz Mühlenhoff wrote:
> > > > These source package sets comes to mind:
> > > > - node-*
> > > That would be super-noisy and will potentially clash with a lot of local
> > > package state. I won't hurt to patch debian-security-support to support
> > > such globbing, but let's not include that into the default data sets.
> > right. or let's at least first see how this plays out in practice before
> > putting it into a stable release...
> What approach would you suggest to make users aware that such packages do
> not have security support, through default 'check-security-support'?
It's already in the release notes. These need to be read anyway, since it
covers many more aspects relevant to the release.