Will Firefox no longer be named Firefox?
mjg59 at srcf.ucam.org
Tue Sep 26 17:59:29 BST 2006
On Tue, Sep 26, 2006 at 12:11:19PM -0400, Eldo Varghese wrote:
> > 2) We do security patches, not updating to the latest versions.
> I have always wondered about this, why do we backport security patch to
> the same branch? for example 22.214.171.124 patch backported to 126.96.36.199, why
> not just use 188.8.131.52
Because we've had repeated incidents where 1.foo.x+1 broke things that
worked fine in 1.foo.x. This is somewhat less than ideal when trying to
provide security updates.
Matthew Garrett | mjg59 at srcf.ucam.org
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