security announces

Joerg Sonnenberger joerg at
Wed Apr 27 09:48:28 PDT 2005

On Wed, Apr 27, 2005 at 12:42:57PM -0400, justin at xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
> > (1) We will post security announcements to users@ and kernel@ affecting
> > the release branch. We might not post them if they only affect PREVIEW
> > or DEVELOPMENT, those using them are supposed to follow commits@ or
> > update the system at regular times. It doesn't mean that we never send
> > out such messages, just don't depend on it :)
> Since I'm already working on a way to automate extraction of changes to a
> particular branch from commit mails, would it be worthwhile to format
> security fixes a certain way, so that they can also be auto-listed?

The content of a security advisory is differs from a commit message.
We might add a special list for it later, but not in the current
phase of the project.


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