On Mon, Apr 03, 2017 at 08:03:16PM +0200, Moritz Muehlenhoff wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 28, 2017 at 02:28:28PM +0200, Adrian Bunk wrote:
> > Control: severity -1 serious
> > Dozens of unfixed CVEs, the oldest unfixed CVEs will be more than
> > 4 years old when stretch gets released.
> > In the current state the package is really too buggy for shipping
> > in a new stable release.
> Note that nodejs will not be covered by security support in stretch (as it was
> done for jessie already). We had initially considered it, but with
> nodejs 6 not having it made into stretch, that's not realistic.
> So these can be downgraded to non-RC (or if the release team thinks
> nodejs should rather be remove from testing, removal is also an option
> of course).
This is not even the normal Node.js, this is a version of V8 from an
upstream branch that is dead for 4 years already.
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