Re: bits from the release team
On Thu, Jan 05, 2006 at 02:40:45PM +0100, Marc Haber wrote:
> On Wed, 04 Jan 2006 14:25:17 +0100, Josselin Mouette <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> >Unstable means dependencies can be broken, not that packages themselves
> >can always broken. Each and every single package uploaded to unstable
> >should be of release quality. Otherwise, it should go to experimental.
> Experience with adduser shows that no-one besides the maintainers
> themselves and their closest environment uses experimental packages.
I got a fairly large number of testers of Xorg 6.9 while it was in
experimental. Not enough to catch all the bugs by any means, but I got at
least some feedback. Then again, Xorg is special in that people with newer
hardware often need the updates.
- David Nusinow