moving up from 2.0.26 to 2.1.1
Robert J. Hansen
rjh at sixdemonbag.org
Wed Feb 11 16:20:37 CET 2015
> I find that distro packages (for Ubuntu) lag well behind what is
> available and I do appreciate that there is a trade-off between
> proven reliability and up-to-dateness and also that distros rely on
> maintainers who may well be volunteers...
If your goal is to enjoy tinkering with technology, by all means, do
what you're doing. Can't fault you for it in the least; I love doing it
If your goal is just to make sure you have the latest and greatest
security updates, you should probably stick with your distro's packages.
The distro package may *say* 2.0.22, but any security fixes released
after 2.0.22 will quickly be backported into your distro's 2.0.22 package.
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