Re: Release notes: is that reasonable?
On 2009-02-08 19:41, Christian Perrier wrote:
> Quoting W. Martin Borgert (firstname.lastname@example.org):
> > Unfortunately, I got only one (positive) reply when I proposed
> > Sunday, 2009-02-08 23:59 UTC (which will be in some hours) as
> > the freeze date for the English version. I also proposed
> > Thursday, 2009-02-12 23:59 UTC as deadline for the translations.
> > The current state of the release notes is: ten open "normal"
> > bugs, two "minor". And 23 "TODO" items in the DocBook source.
> > Shall we ignore all that and just freeze in five hours?
> Well, it has to be frozen sometime...:-)
Yes. And we the release notes don't have RC-bugs (filed).
> At least, I really suggest identifying changes that do *not* affect
> translations (such as style changes or spelling errors) and try to
> coordinate some unfuzzy actions on translations.
OK. Let's be very careful with any changes after forementioned
deadline in 4.5 hours and coordinate necessary changes.
> Anyway, I thought the deadline was yesterday, which explains why I was
> so suprised and angry when I discovered so many changes and additions.
You're just too fast for Debian :~)