On Saturday, February 03, 2018 06:14:11 PM Andy Smith wrote: > Hello, > > On Sat, Feb 03, 2018 at 09:43:33PM +0000, Michael Fothergill wrote: > > I am trying to suggest one would want to move faster than the approximate > > cycle time of new stable releases here. > > You have been repeatedly told that the updates will appear as > security updates in Debian stable when the kernel team judges they > have had an appropriate amount of testing. Security updates do not > wait for the next stable release, nor even the next stable point > release.
+1 > You are writing vastly more text in this thread than any other > single correspondent but you don't appear to be particularly > familiar with your subject matter. I suggest that for a newcomer > trying to follow your long and winding tale thinking it is somehow > representative of Debian, *that* would seem like an odyssey, and > there's just no need. The answers were all given in the first few > posts and the rest of it is a combination of you misunderstanding > what Debian is, and you wishing Debian was something that it's not. +1 Other good stuff elided.