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Re: Debian has failed us

On Tue, Jan 16, 2007 at 07:14:22AM +0100, Christian Perrier wrote:
> Actually, it's equally frustrating for all of us that we *can't*
> release a new D-I despite the team plan to release RC2 a few weeks
> after RC1. 

> We can't do this because the 2.6.18 kernel is not in testing.

To be precise, 2.6.18 is in testing -- but it's the *wrong* 2.6.18, which
doesn't have the final ABI for etch, so any effort put into prepping this
kernel for d-i would be wasted and have to be re-done following the next
kernel upload to unstable.

Steve Langasek                   Give me a lever long enough and a Free OS
Debian Developer                   to set it on, and I can move the world.
vorlon@debian.org                                   http://www.debian.org/

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