Re: It's Time to Release
On Mon, Feb 15, 1999 at 05:27:27PM +0100, Santiago Vila wrote:
> On Sun, 14 Feb 1999, Brian White wrote:
> > For the next 7 days, now installs will be greatly restricted. If it
> > doesn't fix a critical or grave bug, it doesn't go in. If it does
> > anything _but_ fix a critical or grave bug, it may be rejected anyway.
> > Fixes to important bugs <33000 will be considered for installation,
> > but not any later ones.
> > [...]
> > Any objections?
> In which way are important bugs >= 33000 less important than those
> which are <33000?
Most of the bug numbers <33000 can be stored in a signed short, so they
are usable on DOS machines.