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authorEric Wong <e@80x24.org>2019-01-11 20:43:33 +0000
committerEric Wong <e@80x24.org>2019-01-11 20:44:45 +0000
commite6eb2afb4b67407470a875bc068b66f6cfb44f5e (patch)
treee9064fc5be9e3bb58a09b23fbf45763a3df761bc /HACKING
parentb0e5062d43a96372801713ef78a78d6a1bc852bc (diff)
It's been a few years since this was updated...
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@@ -30,8 +30,10 @@ This includes folks on slow connections and ancient browsers which
 may be too difficult to upgrade due to resource demands.
 Only depend on Free Software packages which exist in the "main"
-section of Debian 7.0 and later.  (We will bump version requirements
-as time passes, but this is current as of January 2016).
+section of Debian "stable" distribution.  That is Debian 9.x
+("stretch") as of this writing, but "oldstable" (8.x, "jessie")
+remains supported for v1 repositories.
 In general, we favor mature and well-tested old things rather than
 the shiny new.