Re: Intent-to-package: berlin DR1
Federico Di Gregorio wrote:
> On Sat, Sep 12, 1998 at 09:14:19PM -0700, Aaron Van Couwenberghe wrote:
> > I have been in contact with graydon, and have been watching the project grow
> > from vaporware to something real. I would like to contribute, although it
> > will be far from finished, a packaged version of berlin .01 at the point
> > (soon) that it is released.
> > This will give program developers a solid idea of what exactly
> > berlin is, what its capabilities are, and a working development environment
> > for the new corba-based windowing system. I would assume that the package
> > be placed in contrib (and project/experimental or project/alpha) rather than
> > main until which time it becomes fully developed.
> Both experimental and contrib are not intended for alpha software.
Experimental is not? Then I wonder what it is for.
Experience is a useful thing. Unfortunately it is only acquired
just after one could have used it.