Updated Debian 9: 9.11 released
September 8th, 2019
The Debian project is pleased to announce the eleventh update of its
oldstable distribution Debian 9 (codename
This point release is primarily an update to the recently-released 9.10, in order to resolve a critical problem with the installer that was discovered during image testing.
Please note that the point release does not constitute a new version of Debian
9 but only updates some of the packages included. There is
no need to throw away old
stretch media. After installation,
packages can be upgraded to the current versions using an up-to-date Debian
Those who frequently install updates from security.debian.org won't have to update many packages, and most such updates are included in the point release.
New installation images will be available soon at the regular locations.
Upgrading an existing installation to this revision can be achieved by pointing the package management system at one of Debian's many HTTP mirrors. A comprehensive list of mirrors is available at:
This oldstable update adds a few important corrections to the following packages:
|base-files||Update for the point release|
|bogl||Call iswspace instead of isspace, fixes crash on U+FEFF|
|debian-installer||Rebuild against proposed-updates|
|debian-installer-netboot-images||Rebuild against proposed-updates|
The installer has been updated to include the fixes incorporated into oldstable by the point release.
The complete lists of packages that have changed with this revision:
The current oldstable distribution:
Proposed updates to the oldstable distribution:
oldstable distribution information (release notes, errata etc.):
Security announcements and information:
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