Bug#609868: update suggestions for: What's new in the distribution?
On 13 January 2011 11:35, Ana Guerrero <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> - Does it make sense there mentioning stuff like 'maradns' (100 popcorn)
> or 'dia' ?
Maybe we can review the list based on popularity contest. I'm not
aware of any place where we have aggregated information that lists all
packages sorted by popularity, both the version in stable, and the one
in testing for review. (like packages.qa.debian.org but instead of
individually per maintainer for the full distribution). Is there any?
We are carrying over a list from previous Release Notes and it might
> - what about mentioning GTK, Qt4? Qt 4 was updated from 4.3-1 to 4.6.3 .
Could be added.
> - It also can be nice mentioning new popular packages like chromium, but I can not think
> in any other package in this category besides chromium right now. Looking at
> the list of source packages acepted since Lenny nothing else catched my eye.
> It has been mentioned in IRC the nouveau xorg driver, it is not a new package itself, so
> not sure how it fits.
Chromium is less popular than even dia.