Re: Naming of new 2.0 release
Javier Fdz-Sanguino Pen~a wrote:
> I am going to roast two official CDs (main and sources) for distribution
> on the only spanish Linux-based magacine. These magacine gave Debian 1.3.1 with
> its first number (January this year) and I wanted it to give away Debian 2.0 with
> its September issue... Please note (read debian-user-spanish) that it is not at all
> that easy for Spanish users to find a vendor which will bring them Debian cds (although
> there was very good talk of Cheapbytes)
> Alas, if there is going a new release I would like to have the *latest*
> version, please note this will be only done once (as far as I know) in Spain (the
> magacine is also sent to SouthAmerica)... so my question is...
You can still set up a mirror, stop mirroring, update the archive yourself
and master a cd on your own. All the needed scripts are included. I'm going
to do this for a special edition, too.
> When will this release be made? This week? Next?
I don't know.
> Will cdimage.debian.org will be open for everybody (w/o password) to take the
> images or will we have to wait for the mirror sites to update?
I guess Phil will create a new set of images for a new sub-release.
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