[mythtv-users] Why do I run updates?!

Nick Rout nick.rout at gmail.com
Sat Oct 29 20:49:07 UTC 2011

On Sun, Oct 30, 2011 at 7:13 AM, Brian J. Murrell <brian at interlinx.bc.ca> wrote:
> On Sat, 2011-10-29 at 18:16 +1000, Lindsay Mathieson wrote:
>> Why do I run updates against a working system?.
> Dunno.  More people need to live by the mantra "if it ain't broke, don't
> fix it" -- unless they like dicking around with this stuff.  Why bother
> doing upgrades (and dealing with the headaches afterward) for the sheer
> sake of doing them?  Go spend more time with your kids.  Wait until you
> have a need to upgrade before you do.
> I'm currently running master even and I don't update/grade it until it
> proves itself broke.
> That's my 2 cents, anyway.

Every six months there is a raft of this from *buntu users who upgrade
for no apparent reason. I am on the latest LTS (10.04 I think)  and
intend to stay there until someone proves to me that another release
will do myth as well as my existing system does.

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