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Re: XFree 4.2.0 - again

On Wed, Apr 17, 2002 at 10:56:33AM +1000, Roger So wrote:
> Why do people like you insists on having the latest version of
> everything without making sure that it's actually _better_ than what we
> have? 

Are you implying that the latest version isn't always the best version?

Yeah right! ;-)

> Rather than repeating what most others have said, I'll give you one more
> reason why not rushing 4.2.0 into woody is a good thing: the whole i18n
> architecture changed from 4.1 to 4.2, and many bugs _were_ introduced in
> the transition -- like X clients segfault on startup if Xlib can't find
> the input method specified in the environment, and so on.  I for one am
> glad that Branden is not rushing things through.

I need X 4.2 because it... errr... umph.....

hang on a moment....

...because its version number is made entirely of even numbers.


(knew there had to be a good reason).
Brian May <bam@debian.org>

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