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Re: New release

From: Carsten Mattner
Subject: Re: New release
Date: Sun, 30 Dec 2012 23:53:20 +0100

On Tue, Jul 31, 2012 at 5:47 PM, Brian Kroth <address@hidden> wrote:
> Axel Beckert <address@hidden> 2012-07-31 16:45:
>> Hi,
>> On Tue, Jul 31, 2012 at 08:43:25AM -0500, Brian Kroth wrote:
>>> Debian's experimental branch at least has a git based package now,
>> It's in Debian Unstable for about 1.5 months now and in Debian Testing
>> for about three weeks. :-)
>>> from a quick glance, is the only major distro out there to have one.
>> Ubuntu will likely adopt the package from Debian, but maybe not for
>> their upcoming 12.10 release anymore.
>> Thanks to Julien Cristau there is now a patch for the 4.0.3
>> interoperability issue:
>> It looks fine after some initial testing and I'll soon upload a
>> package to Debian Unstable including this patch. The package will
>> likely make it in the next Debian Stable release.
>> While testing that patch, I though noticed a few unexpected things
>> with regards to locking screen which also happen without the patch.
>> More details later though as I'm currently busy with other things.
> That's great news!  The upgrade interoperability issue was holding me up
> from pushing that everywhere as well.  I will definitely test that out later
> in August once I have a chance.
> We have hundreds of machines that we use screen on, so for ease of
> maintenance purposes we tend to roll with whatever the distro has in their
> package system, rather than either trying to maintain our own package or
> keeping a git copy around everywhere.  For me, that's the main reason in
> wanting a "stable" release.  I know at least some, if not many, others are
> in a similar boat.  So yes, in that sense, it is a little like the OS X
> issue someone described earlier.
> Anyways, thanks a lot,
> Brian
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