Re: Future releases of Debian
Matt Zimmerman (2003-07-23 11:25:27 -0400) :
> I'm not convinced that establishing release goals will and deadlines
> speed the release process. For example, a prominent release goal
> for sarge will be debian-installer, since we cannot release without
> it. Will telling the d-i developers "you must be finished by
> <arbitrary date>" bring it to completion faster?
We'll know soon enough: I've seen aj telling some d-i people just that
on IRC yesterday. That's got to be accounted for in the "Debian takes
leading position in free software projects for its advanced and
experimental management methods" column, I suppose :-)
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