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Re: so what? Re: Debian development modem

David Engel  <david@ods.com> wrote:
> Yes, it does matter. I can no longer recommend Debian to my friends
> and coworkers, because I don't want to have to tell them the hoops
> they have to jump through to get a reasonably current system
> installed. I also don't want to have to explain why virtually all of
> the pre-compiled or third-party software they will run across will be
> in a foreign packaging format, and that even if it can be converted to
> a native format, it still may not work for them.

Is it as simple as cutting more releases?

Let's say that every three months we split off an unstable version and
froze then released what we had at that point. Do you see any problems
with this?


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