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Re: Info on this site

----- Original Message -----
From: Bas Zoetekouw <bas@debian.org>
Date: Saturday, November 10, 2007 1:18 pm
Subject: Re: Info on this site
> Hi Josip!
> You wrote:
> > > > I'm not sure what you mean with "the main server is down", 
> but as far as
> > > > I'm aware there's nothing down that's relevant to end-users - 
> only> > > developers. The mirror network seems to function just fine.
> > > 
> > > Hmm, maybe I am wrong, but as endusers might wonder, why there are
> > > suddenly no new versions, they ask themselves, what happens.
> > 
> > This concerns only end-users of unstable, and to a lesser extent 
> of testing.
> > That's a far cry from everyone, thankfully :) stable users are 
> unaffected,> security for stable is unaffected, so the news doesn't 
> warrant critical
> > priority.
> Sure, but surely there is a middle way between sending out a 
> message with
> "critical priority" and not communication the issue to our users at 
> all?I've had quite a few question on irc already from users who were
> wondering what is wrong.  Would it really hurt to send a messaeg to
> debian-news or so and putting a notige on the website?

I agree with Bas. Most Polish users who I know from forums etc. use Sid
or Lenny. They may be wondered and "affected", don't they? Some
information is needed on the Debian web pages, I think. Not all people
subscribe announce lists.

Wojciech Zareba

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