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Re: "Ask HN: What do you want to see in Ubuntu 17.10?"

On Mon, Apr 03, 2017 at 10:10:00AM +1000, Russell Stuart wrote:
> The third one that got my attention is security updates that can be
> trusted to work on a standard desktop install.  Where we take the
> approach that creating our own security patches is just too hard, this
> means stable must just follow upstream (like Firefox ESR),
> automagically.  They don't do this reliably now for the default
> install, even with unattended-grades, on a machine that's
> intermittently on. This one is definitely in our court, and it's an
> absolute must IMO, but is been already been discussed to death here.

Fixing #744753 would ensure systems got the updates.  The only issue
then is restarting the applications.

Sean Whitton

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