[Mageia-dev] Proposal: Updating released versions (long post)

Frank Griffin ftg at roadrunner.com
Sun Oct 10 18:46:44 CEST 2010

andré wrote:
> But wouldn't most users of cooker just take some packages from cooker
> to install on their stable release ?  Even if it's a computer used
> only for testing purposes ?

That's an ancient issue in MDV.  Installing cooker packages on stable
releases doesn't work, because compilers and versions change
incompatibly in ways that rpm can't or doesn't track, e.g. kernel versions.

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