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Re: Debian decides to adopt time-based release freezes

On Wed, Jul 29, 2009 at 09:36, Goswin von Brederlow<goswin-v-b@web.de> wrote:
> Sandro Tosi <morph@debian.org> writes:
>> On Wed, Jul 29, 2009 at 08:59, Goswin von Brederlow<goswin-v-b@web.de> wrote:
>>> No, we freeze on time, we release when ready. Big difference.
>> and this means a shorter freeze period (as stated in the original
>> announce) because?
> From what I understand because the long freeze period we had last time
> is making problems all around for users (of unstable/testing) and
> developers as well as the release itself.

This is a fact (lenny release was too long) but doesn't address how a
fixed freeze start would generate a shorter freeze period.

Sandro Tosi (aka morph, morpheus, matrixhasu)
My website: http://matrixhasu.altervista.org/
Me at Debian: http://wiki.debian.org/SandroTosi

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