Re: checking the release-critical bugs
On Sat 21 Nov 1998, Wichert Akkerman wrote:
> Previously Joel Klecker wrote:
> > But alpha *is* freezing.
> Someone please tell me if alpha is making an real, official release like
> i386 and m68k, or a developers release (whatever that might be). I'm still
> hearing conflicting things about this.
The consensus on debian-alpha is that it should be released as a
"real, official release". Just about every package is compiled now
(a couple are out of date, but that's just the normal catch-up work
for when i386 packages are uploaded into frozen). Unfortunately, a
couple of potato packages are also uploaded into sid, but that's
really unavoidable as there is no separate "frozen" and "unstable"
dist for alpha (although I don't understand why there isn't).
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