Re: Bug#484129: release.debian.org: packages in tasks should be fixed in priority and removed in last resort after discussion
On Mon June 2 2008 18:52:29 Manoj Srivastava wrote:
> On Mon, 2 Jun 2008 13:22:28 -0700, Mike Bird <firstname.lastname@example.org> said:
> > A thing is best characterized by what it does and how it is used
> > rather than by the name we associate with it. For a moment let's
> > recall what Testing really is for most Debian users - Testing is the
> > "Debian Desktop Edition".
> I thnk that jumping to such conclusions in face of what the
> developers tell them makes it their problem.
What do you recommend to actual or potential Debian users
with recent desktop or laptop hardware? Sid? Testing?
Stable? A different distro?
We currently recommend and install Debian - mostly Testing,
with holes and obsolescences filled from Sid. If you know
something better I'd appreciate if you'd share your wisdom.