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Month: May 2018

Re: [trinity-devel] 14.0.5 schedule? 14.1.0 schedule?

From: Jimmy Johnson <>
Date: Wed, 30 May 2018 22:06:37 -0700
On 05/30/2018 07:05 PM, Sl�vek Banko wrote:
> On Thursday 31 of May 2018 03:40:10 Jimmy Johnson wrote:
>> On 05/30/2018 04:43 PM, Mike Bird wrote:

>>> Devuan has been very helpful.  However Quagga is essential for our
>>> VPNs. Stretch Quagga was systemd-only but they recently restored SysV
>>> compatibility in Buster Quagga and that version works fine in Stretch
>>> / Ascii without any need for backporting, and just in time for Jessie
>>> EOL!
>> Your post reminds me of what seems to be a minor bug, when I update
>> apt, aptitude or synaptic I get error saying it was looking for ascii
>> but found stretch, simple fix is to change trinity repos to stretch,
>> but would be nice if the repos worked as ascii on a devuan ascii
>> install.

> Distributions for Devuan are in the repository as a simple symlink.
> Therefore, a warning for an unexpected distribution name is displayed
> because all files are identical to the equivalent Debian distribution.
> In Preliminary Stable Builds repository, thanks to management by reprepro,
> I could maintain separate 'dists' files for Debian and Devuan over the
> same binary packages, however, in the official QuickBuild repository,
> something like that would be challenging.
> Therefore, I hope this warning about the name of the distribution is not
> such a big problem.

No, more a question than a problem, the problem, if any, probably lies 
in Devuan's release info needing to be changed/updated.

Jimmy Johnson

Devuan ASCII - TDE Trinity R14.0.5 - AMD A8-7600 - EXT4 at sda6
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