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Re: Leaving?



On Fri, 28 Jul 2006, Alan Cox wrote:

On Fri, Jul 28, 2006 at 10:02:41AM +0200, Hans de Goede wrote:
I keep hearing this argument, that the packages for the involved drivers
 can be made to conflict with the update. Which in essence will deprive
all but the most technical of our users from security updates. So this
is a moot argument. ? Deprive all but the most technical of our users
from security updates is almost as bad as completly breaking their system.

So you do deprive everyone of needed X fixes, or let a few people suffer
until Nvidia update their driver and someone repackages it.

Which one ?

Updating to 7.1 will also prod them into actually releasing the new set of drivers.

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