Re: The unrealistic release update
On Tue, Apr 20, 2004 at 08:33:59AM +0100, J.D. Thomas Hood wrote:
> --- Adrian Bunk <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > I've unsubscribed from all Debian lists and except for some activity in
> > the BTS caused by both using Debian and maintaining some backports I'll
> > be quiet until Debian 3.1 is released and when I'll check whether my
> > predictions were right or wrong.
> How many times are you going to resign? ;)
> It would be much better if you stayed tuned, ranted and raved
> about how slow we are ... and helped to get the release out.
> You could, for example, help with the util-linux and mount packages
> which you used to maintain and which have several RC bugs.
It's simply frustrating if you think that the overall way the release is
planned will badly fail, and if you work on a detail here or there, it
doesn't has a significant an influence on the whole release.
"Is there not promise of rain?" Ling Tan asked suddenly out
of the darkness. There had been need of rain for many days.
"Only a promise," Lao Er said.
Pearl S. Buck - Dragon Seed