[Secure-testing-team] Re: [Secure-testing-commits] r4478 -
jmm at inutil.org
Tue Aug 1 20:40:40 UTC 2006
Stefan Fritsch wrote:
> > > - mozilla-firefox <removed>
> > > - mozilla-firefox <unfixed>
> > > [sarge] - mozilla-firefox <unfixed>
> > >
> > > Or am I missing something?
> > It's more or less the same, but <removed> was thought for packages,
> > which have been removed as a whole without ever having been fixed.
> Well, it's been removed from unstable and won't ever be fixed there.
> Unless there is a reason to use something else, I think this is the
> most logical version. And I do think that there should be some entry
> until the DSA is released.
IIRC: (However, I don't care much, feel free to use what you like best!)
unfixed -> supported package, continues to exist, even if under different
source package name
removed -> no longer in the archive, open issues, but no security support,
typically unsupportable garbage
And we still support firefox in Sarge, even if it's unsupportable
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