Re: Debian 7
On Wed, May 08, 2013 at 04:56:00PM +0100, Darac Marjal wrote:
> On Thu, May 09, 2013 at 01:49:56AM +1030, Mikael Livchenko wrote:
> > Debian developers have allot to learn
> > still in 2013 the documentation is flawed from the very first line.
> > http://www.debian.org/releases/stable/installmanual
> > "Debian wheezy -- Installation Guide"
> > What is Debian wheezy? I only downloaded 'Debian 7'.
> > wheezy is a nick name? where is it defined from the point of download? I
> > cannot see it.
> > I am guessing it is a nick name, but how many other people will know this?
> Wheezy. It's obvious, isn't it? It comes between Squeeze and Jessie.
> Wheezy is a brand.
No, it really isn't. Everything on the front page of www.debian.org
refers to 'Debian 7.0' (with 'wheezy' as a secondary identifier in
All our formal documentation should identify stable releases by number
and then optionally by codename. For the testing suite (i.e. pre-
release), using the codename alone is more appropriate.
We get into the habit of living before acquiring the habit of thinking.
- Albert Camus
- Debian 7
- From: Mikael Livchenko <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Re: Debian 7
- From: Darac Marjal <email@example.com>