[csw-maintainers] Use of testing*

Dagobert Michelsen dam at opencsw.org
Wed Jul 6 17:25:09 CEST 2011


Am 05.07.2011 um 21:05 schrieb Ben Walton:
> Excerpts from Peter Bonivart's message of Tue Jul 05 14:13:08 -0400 2011:
>>> Darn... I looked in i386. This raises the question of the 2 testing
>>> platforms: are they identical? Me think that no.
>> You're right:
> These boxes aren't really "maintained" as much as the current and
> unstable hosts.  They're basically:
> I need this, so I install it.  That doesn't get applied evenly.  The
> nature of their use doesn't lend itself to applying updates across the
> board either, although we could definitely improve that.

I suggest leave it that way for testing* and set up a new set of machines
for project specific work, like project* similar to what we have.

Best regards

  -- Dago

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