[RDD] Appliance Versions...

Rob Landry 41001140 at interpring.com
Thu Jun 23 14:20:37 EDT 2016

On Thu, 23 Jun 2016, Fred Gleason wrote:

> We do have a current known issue with MySQL 5.7.x, for which Wayne Merricks
> has submitted fixes and which will appear in the next regular release.
>  AFAICT, Ubuntu 16.04 is the only major distro that is currently shipping
> that version.  It’s also been widely reported that that particular release
> of Ubuntu has been experiencing lots of teething trouble in other areas as
> well (which will doubtless be sorted in due course).  None of this affects
> Broadcast Appliance setups in any way though.

Why do folks prefer Ubuntu to Debian? For a mission-critical application 
like radio automation, I prefer to rely on a more conservative 
distribution that might not have the latest bells and whistles but is rock 
stable. Debian 8 is still on mysql 5.5.


Я там, где ребята толковые,
Я там, где плакаты "Вперёд",
Где песни рабочие новые
Страна трудовая поёт.

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