Re: Where is Debian going?
On 10-Jul-02, 12:33 (CDT), Daniel Ruoso <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> This is one thing that I really don't understand. If woody is frozen
> because it's due to be released, why it isn't in a frozen dist, and
> testing goes on with the new software?
> (i've read (and started) some threads about the structure, but i didn't
> get the point)
The point is that managing three different distributions is hard enough,
and adding a fourth for the short time between freezing and release
is not worth the additional effort (it might be less after the woody
release, with the pools for all the distributions, but that's just a
guess). It's not a like a it's a big hardship.
 Well, it's not intended to be a long time. This one has stretched.
 Because if it was, then somebody would have implemented a better
The irony is that Bill Gates claims to be making a stable operating
system and Linus Torvalds claims to be trying to take over the
world. -- seen on the net
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