Re: [Secure-testing-team] Re: Bug#372721: http://www.debian.org/security/faq#testing wrong
Felipe Augusto van de Wiel (faw) wrote:
> A: Security updates will migrate into the testing
> distribution via unstable. They are usually uploaded with
> their priority set to high, which will reduce the quarantine time
> to two days. After this period, the packages will migrate into
> testing automatically, given that they are built for all
> architectures and their dependencies are fulfilled in testing.
> The testing security team also makes security fixes available in
> their repository when the normal migration process is not fast enough.
> This topic also changes. As I understood it, we should replace
> with something like: "testing gets security updates in the same way that
> stable does", is that correct?
No. While the technical infrastructure may be in place, security support
for testing is not up to par with stable due to a lack of manpower. It's
still not recommendable to use it for a production system.