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~-[[DebianWiki/EditorGuide#translation|Translation(s)]]: English - [[fr/DebianJessie|Français]] - [[it/DebianJessie|Italiano]] - [[sv/DebianJessie|Svenska]]-~ ##For Translators - to have a constantly up to date translation header in you page, you can just add a line like the following (with the comment's character at the start of the line removed)
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'''Jessie''' is the development codename for Debian 8. '''Jessie''' is the development codename for Debian 8. Jessie receives [[LTS|Long-Term-Support]] since 2018-06-17. It was superseded by Debian '''[[DebianStretch|Stretch]]''' on 2017-06-17.
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It is the current [[DebianStable|stable]] distribution. It is the '''archived''' distribution per [[https://www.debian.org/releases/|Official information about Debian releases]]
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 * 2016-04-02: Updated (8.4) ([[https://www.debian.org/News/2016/20160402|press release]]).
 * 2016-06-04: Updated (8.5) ([[https://www.debian.org/News/2016/20160604|press release]]).
 * 2016-09-17: Updated (8.6) ([[https://www.debian.org/News/2016/20160917|press release]]).
 * 2017-01-14: Updated (8.7) ([[https://www.debian.org/News/2017/20170114|press release]]).
 * 2017-05-06: Updated (8.8) ([[https://www.debian.org/News/2017/20170506|press release]]).
 * 2017-06-17: Jessie becomes [[DebianOldStable|oldstable]]. ~-(i.e. A new stable is released: [[DebianStretch|Debian Stretch]])-~
 * 2017-07-22: Updated (8.9) ([[https://www.debian.org/News/2017/2017072202|press release]]).
 * 2017-12-09: Updated (8.10) ([[https://www.debian.org/News/2017/20171209|press release]]).
 * 2018-05-18: Long-Term-Support announced ([[https://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4205|security advisory]]).
 * 2018-06-23: Updated (8.11) ([[https://www.debian.org/News/2018/20180623|press release]]).
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  * Architectures that are likely to be dropped: s390 (i.e 31bits support is dropped), sparc, ia64   * Two architectures have been introduced: arm64 and ppc64el, and three were dropped: s390 (i.e 31bits support is dropped, replaced by s390x), sparc, and ia64.
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 Q) Which ''Toy Story'' character is Jessie ?:: She's the cowgirl modeled after the character on the fictional television show Woody's Roundup ~-(see Wikipedia [[WikiPedia:Jessie_(Toy_Story)|page]], [[WikiPedia:File:Jessie_(Toy_Story).png|picture]])-~  Q) Which ''Toy Story'' character is Jessie? :: She's the cowgirl modeled after the character on the fictional television show Woody's Roundup ~-(see Wikipedia [[WikiPedia:Jessie_(Toy_Story)|page]], [[WikiPedia:File:Jessie_(Toy_Story).png|picture]])-~
 Q) Where do I get jessie packages? :: At this time (April 2019), jessie-backports have been archived, jessie-updates has been deleted (all proposed updates were moved into main long ago), and only partial security support remains. Use the following sources:
 {{{
deb http://deb.debian.org/debian/ jessie main
deb http://security.debian.org/ jessie/updates main
}}}
 If you need backports, first be warned that these are '''archived''' and '''no longer being updated'''; they may have security bugs or other major issues. They are not supported in any way.
 {{{
deb http://archive.debian.org/debian/ jessie-backports main
}}}
 The jessie-backports Release file's validation key is also expired, and will not be renewed or replaced. You will need to tell apt to disregard this expired key. One way to do that is to put
 {{{
Acquire::Check-Valid-Until false;
}}}
 in the '''/etc/apt/apt.conf''' file.
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CategoryRelease

Translation(s): English - Français - Italiano - Español - Svenska - Русский - Українська


Debian Releases > Debian Jessie


Jessie is the development codename for Debian 8. Jessie receives Long-Term-Support since 2018-06-17. It was superseded by Debian Stretch on 2017-06-17.

It is the archived distribution per Official information about Debian releases

Debian Jessie Life cycle

Before the release

Release and updates

Architectures

  • work in progress, Read "Bits from the release teams" emails and arch_qualify page

    • Two architectures have been introduced: arm64 and ppc64el, and three were dropped: s390 (i.e 31bits support is dropped, replaced by s390x), sparc, and ia64.

New Features

See New In Jessie

Packages & versions

  • apt: 1.0.9.8.1
  • kernel: Linux 3.16
  • gcc: 4.9
  • Gnome 3.14, KDE 4.14, Xfce 4.10

  • libc: libc6 2.19-18
  • X-server: Xorg 7.7

Expected version, as of 2015-09-08

FAQ

Q) Which ''Toy Story'' character is Jessie?

She's the cowgirl modeled after the character on the fictional television show Woody's Roundup (see Wikipedia page, picture)

Q) Where do I get jessie packages?
At this time (April 2019), jessie-backports have been archived, jessie-updates has been deleted (all proposed updates were moved into main long ago), and only partial security support remains. Use the following sources:
deb http://deb.debian.org/debian/ jessie main
deb http://security.debian.org/ jessie/updates main

If you need backports, first be warned that these are archived and no longer being updated; they may have security bugs or other major issues. They are not supported in any way.

deb http://archive.debian.org/debian/ jessie-backports main
The jessie-backports Release file's validation key is also expired, and will not be renewed or replaced. You will need to tell apt to disregard this expired key. One way to do that is to put
Acquire::Check-Valid-Until false;

in the /etc/apt/apt.conf file.

See also:


CategoryRelease