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Re: Beginning of the End for Wheezy [sigh!]

On Sat, 16 Apr 2016 15:27:17 -0700
Patrick Bartek <nemommxiv@gmail.com> wrote:

> Much to my regret (and others, too, I'm sure), yesterday, on 15 April
> 2016, the beginning of the end began for Wheezy. Google, as announced
> months ago, finally ceased support for its browser on Wheezy.  I
> double checked just to be sure, and in the course of that check also
> discovered "official" Debian support for Wheezy will cease in a
> little over a week on 26 April 2016 -- just 3 years after its
> release.  However, it will automatically enter LTS until 2018 at
> which time all support ceases and EOL "officially" occurs. 
> Well, at least I have time to look for an alternative. Maybe, Devuan
> will be viable by then, but I doubt it.  Or Debian will offer a
> choice of inits as a standard option during installs on future
> releases, but I very much doubt it.
> B

If you want a rock solid Debian based system with no systemd - check
out Antix distribution.

It is about the Dragons - it was always about the Dragons!

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