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Re: testing and no release schedule

On Sun, Apr 04, 2004 at 10:25:44PM +0200, Adrian Bunk wrote:
> On Fri, Apr 02, 2004 at 10:09:02PM +1000, Anthony Towns wrote:
> > AFAICS you recall incorrectly. 
> > http://lists.debian.org/debian-devel-announce/2001/debian-devel-announce-200102/msg00002.html
> > ...indicates there were 8 i386 packages in potato [...]
> Sorry, I stand corrected.
> I forgot that the usual pcmcia-modules mess was already present in 
> potato...

I don't believe this was due to the pcmcia-modules stuff, which usually gets
cleaned up by hand before a release goes out.

> > How many users are running
> > testing or unstable systems in mission critical roles?
> Hopefully none...

Hopefully or not, many users are in fact doing this. If you're not
cognizant of these facts, you're really not in a good position to be
making recommendations.


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