MEPIS to switch from Ubuntu to Debian
Jul 31, 2007, 14:45 (4 Talkback[s])
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"Woodford has also found that although Ubuntu is source
compatible with Debian, it is becoming less and less binary
compatible with Debian. "This was not obvious over a year ago, but
it is very obvious now," he said.
"What all this means for users is that, "This new process will
allow us to have a major release that can be incrementally updated
for two years," Woodford said." "