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Re: discussing Debians qualities

Hi, Adam Heath wrote:

> On Tue, 15 Mar 2005, Matthias Urlichs wrote:

>> Probably. On the other hand, I think that the coverage we get from testing
>> is a lot higher than from unstable, by the simple fact that more people
>> risk using testing as their day-to-day system. (I wouldn't dream of
>> installing Unstable on my "Real Work" system. Testing? No problem.)
> Interesting idea.  The increased coverage most likely leads to more problems
> being found, which means more time is needed to fix them.

It unfortunately also leads to more time for people to release, and/or
upload to unstable, shiny new versions of their favorite packages.

> In the end, this leads to a better release.

Hopefully. ;-)

Matthias Urlichs   |   {M:U} IT Design @ m-u-it.de   |  smurf@smurf.noris.de

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