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Re: Using the same nss upstream version in all suites?

Hi Julien,
On Fri, Jan 01, 2016 at 09:47:11PM +0100, Julien Cristau wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 31, 2015 at 13:13:19 +0100, Guido Günther wrote:
> >   * We would have the same crypto policies for programs linked against
> >     nss in all suites.
> > 
> From a stable user perspective, I'm not sure I see that as an advantage,
> if it means things end up breaking on point releases.

I forgot to add that nss is very conservative in changing these
policies. The packages using it like icewaeasel/icedove are far more
aggressive in changing defaults.

Currently we have these things somethimes entangled with security
updates which is not ideal either so I think having these at point
release time with some time to prepare for upgrades is actually an

 -- Guido

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