Re: "I do consider Ubuntu to be Debian" , Ian Murdock
On Wed, Mar 21, 2007 at 09:48:13PM -0700, David E. Fox wrote:
> On Mon, 19 Mar 2007 23:11:07 -0400
> Carl Fink <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > I just can't handle the absurdly-long release cycle any more.
> I'm not sure a release cycle is strictly necessary -- theoretically,
> one can just stay on the testing track ad infinitum; at least there
> is a reasonable buffer between it and staying on the 'sid' track.
The only problem with that is that people tend to get aggravated when
they testing and Sid freeze, because they feel that they're waiting
for months for new packages to come into their version. I don't mind
myself, but I understand where others are coming from.