Re: Ubuntu discussion at planet.debian.org
On Fri, Oct 22, 2004 at 10:28:29PM -0500, Manoj Srivastava wrote:
> This is a fallacy. In the past, when we did freeze unstable,
> it never forced me to do anything but twidle my thumbs for months
> until things got moving again. The reason that freezing unstable did
> not make me fix any more bugs, since the bugs were not in packages I
> was in any way an expert in.
> Freezes just used to be a frustrating, prolonged period in
> which I did no Debian work at all, waiting for unstable to thaw back
And why not, instead of freezing unstable, make it build against
testing, when er try to freeze testing ? Okay, that's what t-p-u is
roughly for, but the fact is that it's quite painful.