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Re: Bits from the Release Team - Kicking off Wheezy

* Raphael Hertzog (hertzog@debian.org) [110428 14:55]:
> On Thu, 28 Apr 2011, Mehdi Dogguy wrote:
> > > So your "testing" is essentially the pre-2000 "frozen" distribution [1], and
> > > your "rolling" is basically the current "testing" without the need to freeze?
> > > If that's the case, calling the distributions unstable/testing/frozen/stable
> > > might make everyone less confused :-)
> > 
> > uh… thanks! that's more clear, indeed.
> Good. I just want to point out that "frozen" built on top on rolling
> (which is what we're proposing here) is different from "frozen" built on
> top of unstable (which is what we had before the introduction of testing).

The main drawback for frozen was that there is now a suite with quite
some bad bugs which need to be fixed. And that we're lacking man power
to fix that independend from unstable.

I don't see the large difference.


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