[linux-elitists] [RANT] Debian the Elitist Distribution?

Jim Richardson warlock@eskimo.com
Sun Feb 15 19:36:51 PST 2004


On Sun, Feb 15, 2004 at 10:07:12PM +0000, Sean Neakums wrote:
>Jim Richardson <warlock@eskimo.com> writes:
>
>> On Sun, Feb 15, 2004 at 12:54:30PM -0800, Aaron Lehmann wrote:
>>>On Sun, Feb 15, 2004 at 12:36:18PM -0800, Rick Moen wrote:
>>>> Release files are in turn signed by the master package-releasing
>>>> program's gpg key, and the hash stored in Release.gpg in the same
>>>> directory.  If you're utterly paranoid, you can configure your system
>>>> checks _that_ signature against the debian-keyring set.
>>>
>>>In fact, apt 0.6 in experimental defaults to performing this check (as
>>>well as checking the md5sums of the packages, of course).
>>
>> I am running Sid, isn't that experimental enough/ :)
>
>Sid is *boring*, mang.
>
>I'm just waiting for Linux 2.7 to open, so that I can get back up to my
>quota of bleeding-edge excitement.  And also so that I can start
>referring to Linux 2.6 as "legacy Linux 2.6".
>

:) 

-- 
Jim Richardson     http://www.eskimo.com/~warlock
You live and learn. Or you don't live long.
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