Re: Danger Will Robinson! Danger!
>I'd like to propose that we make a committment to
>getting an update to
>potato out within a month of the release of the 2.4
>kernel or the
>of potato, whichever comes last. (I did a similar
>thing for slink in a
>week time-frame, and so I think this is a reasonable
>This update would NOT be blessed as stable, it would
>be a semi-stable
>- 2.4 kernel and support utilities
>- X 4.0 drivers (but probably just X servers, to
> has huge reorganizations in mind for X)
>This would be a full Debian release, with a version
>CD images, etc, etc. After it ages for a few months,
>we may choose to
>it stable but at first it would be called something
>that denotes it is
It wouldn't be potato anymore, it wouldn't be woody
either, why not call the interm release 'Stinky' after
'Stinky Pete' from Toy Story 2? Sounds like a good
plan. Going to the 2.4 kernel is NOT going to be just
a compile and go, there are several things that have
to change (fstab, init.d , etc) that should be built
into the distro.
Amateur Radio, when all else fails!
Debian Gnu Linux, Live Free or .....
Do You Yahoo!?
Talk to your friends online with Yahoo! Messenger.