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Re: Interested to be in for Outreachy 2017, Round15

On 2017-09-10, 殷啟聰 | Kai-Chung Yan wrote:
> You asked about whether you should switch to Debian only. Based on my
> experience, you can keep using any Debian derivatives you like since
> the build toolchains are almost the same, but you do need to clearly
> understand the differences between these distros. For example, release
> names like "Stretch", "Buster" instead of "Artful". Using tools like
> Docker, chroot or pbuilder also helps you a bit to test the packages.

While I don't think it's necessary to use Debian exclusively or even
primarily, I think it would be odd if an Outreachy or GSoC intern for
Debian didn't use genuine Debian at all during the course of their

live well,

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