[svlug] Re: Re: Updated Debian Apache Packages?
Jeremy at Zawodny.com
Sat Jun 22 20:50:48 PDT 2002
On Fri, Jun 21, 2002 at 05:15:09PM -0700, Marc MERLIN wrote:
> On Sat, Jun 22, 2002 at 02:37:08AM +0300, Ira Abramov wrote:
> > On Fri, 21 Jun 2002, Nate Campi wrote:
> > we were talking about public servers, and those (imho) should never run
> > unstable or testing/frozen
> I'm tired of hearing this.
As am I.
> This is bullshit. Even most of the debian guys will admit to it now
Yeah, it's amusing to see this used as a way to bitch about Debian by
folks who don't get it (not that Nate is one of them):
* You should only run stable on a public server.
* Stable is so old that you can't get the software you want for it.
Therefore Debian sucks.
> Stable is so old that you there are *many* reasons why you don't
> want to run that on public/production servers.
> Of course, 9x% of the debian developers have been running
> testing/unstable on their servers for a long time already....
Which is exactly why the rest of us feel comforatable doing it too.
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