Re: Bits from the Release Team (Jessie freeze info)
However, I think that we are also entitled to expect jessie release at
8/9 July 2015 maybe.
This expectation resulting from my wheezy analysis of last freeze is
in line with it.
2013/10/13 Thomas Goirand <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> Hi Niels,
> First of all, thanks a lot for planning this well in advance. Much
> appreciated. This changes a lot compared to what happened in NYC! :)
> On 10/13/2013 11:01 PM, Niels Thykier wrote:
>> Freeze date and Freeze Policy for Jessie
>> We are happy to announce that we will freeze Jessie at 23:59 UTC on
>> the 5th of November 2014.
> This date is surprising me. I thought we would have the same freeze date
> every 2 years, so I was expecting late June 2014, 2 years after the
> freeze of Wheezy. Wasn't this announced previously?
> Just right after Ubuntu had it's LTS out seemed to be a good moment. In
> fact, synchronizing the Debian freeze date with the Ubuntu LTS would
> have been even better, IMO (or the Ubuntu freeze date for the next LTS).
> Why the 5th of November 2014? Why beginning of November? Why the 5th and
> not the 4th or 6th? In other words: what's the reasoning behind this date?
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