Re: Suite name for security updates changing with Debian 11 "bullseye"

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Re: Suite name for security updates changing with Debian 11 "bullseye"

Bálint Réczey
Hi Ansgar,

Ansgar Burchardt <[hidden email]> ezt írta (időpont: 2019. júl.
11., Cs, 22:02):

>
> Hi,
>
> over the last years we had people getting confused over <suite>-updates
> (recommended updates) and <suite>/updates (security updates).  Starting
> with Debian 11 "bullseye" we have therefore renamed the suite including
> the security updates to <suite>-security.
>
> An entry in sources.list should look like
>
>   deb http://security.debian.org/debian-security bullseye-security main
>
> For previous releases the name will not change.

Since we are at it we could also rename <suite>-proposed-updates to
<suite>-proposed to simplify the name a bit and also become in sync
with Ubuntu.

The following logic is probably duplicated in other software, too:
https://github.com/mvo5/unattended-upgrades/blob/1.13/debian/tests/common-functions#L47

Cheers,
Balint

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