Debian dated? [was: Re: Announcement from]

Dick Davies rasputnik at
Tue Apr 11 15:44:08 UTC 2006

On 11/04/06, Mike Bird <mgb-ubuntu at> wrote:
> On Tue, 2006-04-11 at 05:55, Daniel Carrera wrote:
> > Michael M. wrote:
> > > Isn't an Ubuntu release more-or-less a
> > > snapshot of Debian's unstable branch, with Ubuntu-specific
> > > customizations and configurations?
> >
> > And recompiled to use the toolchain that Ubuntu ships with, and tested
> > and configured as a unit. It's more than repackaging.
> Ubuntu was very useful when it was more or less a frozen and
> bug-fixed Debian Testing.  Sadly, the Fedora-like continual
> experimentation in Ubuntu now is forcing our clients to Debian.

Are you on Breezy? The only changes I've seen there are security fixes
(remember those ? hehe). Dapper is a different story of course.

Rasputin :: Jack of All Trades - Master of Nuns

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