Re: usrmerge -- plan B?
- Date: Thu, 22 Nov 2018 10:10:09 +0000
- From: Jonathan Dowland <jmtd@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: usrmerge -- plan B?
On Wed, Nov 21, 2018 at 04:21:42PM -0500, Michael Stone wrote:
How many long-running production systems do you think people have run
usrmerge on? I'd guess close to zero, since there is no advantage
whatsoever to doing so. I'd also expect those to be the systems most
likely to have issues.
Long-running production systems would presumably be running Stable. We
need testing or unstable systems to try usrmerge. I don't think even
reporting on the success of usrmerge on current-Stable¹ would be
My gut feeling is we should do this transition; and we should not target
our next release but the one after.
¹ I can't remember our own code names any more.
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