[PD] debian etch vs lenny (was Re: PdExtended autobuild)

Chris McCormick chris at mccormick.cx
Tue Apr 15 04:36:11 CEST 2008

On Mon, Apr 14, 2008 at 01:58:41PM +0200, IOhannes m zmoelnig wrote:
> Olivier Heinry wrote:
> >>personally i would rather not revert to etch (who works with multimedia
> >>and can live with a debian/stable anyhow :-)?)
> >>
> >Well it's hard to live with a debian/unstable in aproduction environment, 
> >I tell you! I reverted to etch since I hoped to have the best of both 
> >worlds: stable AND multimedia! (which obviously isnt the case!)
> right, sometimes it is really hard to decide which one to use.
> still i think that running plain "etch" will not get you far, if you 
> want to try things out (in multimedia).
> if you have a small set of applications (e.g. ardour, a certain 
> Pd-patch) you have to run really stable  then you might be fine with etch.

Don't forget there is also etch-backports which is now 'official' I





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