new version in Squeeze
Fernando C. Estrada
fcestrada at fcestrada.com
Thu Sep 3 23:35:25 UTC 2009
On Thu, 2009-09-03 at 22:19 +0200, R1 wrote:
> My BOINC Manager tells me en new version is available for BOINC (3.6.36) but
> in Debian Squeeze there is only at the moment the version I use (6.4.5)
> What is the process for new version integration in squeeze, how long is it?
> Is there a way to make the update from web site, without crashing debian
> Where ca I get a change log to evaluate if it is or not useful to upgrade to
> new version (available for 3 month now...)?
The stable version in Lenny is 6.2.14-3 and it's functional, I suggest
to use the Debian repository version (in your case in Squeeze is 6.4.5
+dfsg-2). If you have any problem with this version please submit a bug
and help us to improve the package.
BOINC's version in SID is 6.4.5+dfsg-2, the team is working to update
this package in Sid (and according to the process if not have problems
in Sid the release team migrate this new version to Squeeze). I can't
tell you how much time take to the team this upgrade, but any help it's
The release notes are here .
Fernando C. Estrada http://www.fcestrada.com
fcestrada at fcestrada.com 1024D/45D559A2 2007-08-09
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