theopensourceweblog: A Nice Explanation of the Different Debian Branches
May 08, 2005, 21:00 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Scott Granneman, Peter Besenbruch)
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"Peter Besenbruch on the Libranet list posted a nice explanation
of the various Debian branches a while back, one that I thought
yâ€™all might find useful. If
youâ€™re an old Debian dude, this
wonâ€™t be that helpful, but for a newbie or a
Debian-curious individual, this should be a good starter.
"It sounds like you want to run Debian Sarge, which is currently
the middle, or testing branch. Itâ€™s not
bleeding edge, but itâ€™s not out of date,
either. Here is my take on things..."