Subject: Re: package updates
To: Steve Bellovin <>
From: David Brownlee <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 06/13/2001 10:00:50
	Generally packages should track the latest stable version.
	If you have updates for any package, always send them in :)

		David/absolute		-- No hype required --

On Tue, 12 Jun 2001, Steve Bellovin wrote:

> Is there any "official" NetBSD policy on how current packages should
> be?  Two packages I use (airportbasestationconfig and exmh) are
> quite out of date, and the latter has had a security advisory against
> it since January.  (I haven't worried about the latter, since it's only
> a local exploit, and for the former, I need the 128-bit version anyway.)
> 		--Steve Bellovin,