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Re: Using deb packages to release proprietary software

On Fri, Mar 15, 2002 at 10:20:28AM -0300, Daniel Ruoso wrote:
> I want to publish the software in different stages (unstable, testing,
> frozen and stable, just like debian itself), because I will have
> machines testing each distribution.

We no longer have a "frozen".

> Finally, the question is...
> What's the better strategy to publish packages in the four dists?

The easiest strategy: different directories for the different dists.
Then people add the appropriate one to their sources.list files.
The harder strategy: use pools and create appropriate Packages.gz
files, as Debian now does.



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