Tuesday, 2 August 2016

Re: Which python-django version for yakkety?

On Tue, Aug 2, 2016 at 1:40 PM, Barry Warsaw <[email protected]> wrote:
On Aug 02, 2016, at 09:30 AM, Luke Faraone wrote:

>I'd recommend staying on 1.8; while 1.10 will be supported through the end
>of 2017, 1.8 is an LTS release, and a reasonable target for e.g third-party
>extensions to continue to build on top of. Switching this close to FF seems
>risky for minor benefit.
>Shipping 1.10 in Debian makes sense, since we're hoping to be able to
>include 1.11 LTS in stretch.

Presumably then, Ubuntu and Debian would align at some point before the next
Ubuntu LTS?

Maybe Luke would know better about Debian/Ubuntu alignment at that point.  It looks like 1.11 is the next LTS and it aligns nicely with 18.04 since it releases in 2017 and is supported into 2020.