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Re: Why is the kernel in testing so far behind what's current?



On Tue, May 12, 2009 at 21:04, Patrick Wiseman <pwiseman@gmail.com> wrote:
> According to the Linux Kernel Archives: The latest stable version of
> the Linux kernel is:  2.6.29.3.  So why is the latest kernel in
> testing 2.6.26?

Presumably, there were bugs that prevented newer versions from
migrating in from Sid.


On Tue, May 12, 2009 at 21:14, Steven Jones <Steven.Jones@vuw.ac.nz> wrote:
> Hi,
>
> I would assume at some point you freeze changes to the distro so you can test against a known setup, ie a case of manageability.

Yes, but not now. We just had a release.


Cheers,
Kelly Clowers


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