Re: Upcoming relaeas
On Wed, 03 Jan 2007 08:10:46 +0200, David Ramsay <firstname.lastname@example.org> said:
> Hey, I'm wondering if you have any more info on when Debian 4.0 will
> be released?
Traditionally, the answer to this question is "When it is
ready". What does being ready mean, and how does one guesstimate how
close the release is? Well, the release managers set the release
criteria, and show stopper bugs are called, well, "release critical"
bugs; and tracking these bugs gives an idea how close we are to the
But, really, at this point the release date depends on the
rate differential between opening and closing release critical bugs,
and there is no sure way of predicting that.
Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead. Benjamin Franklin
Manoj Srivastava <email@example.com> <http://www.debian.org/~srivasta/>
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