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Re: Switching the default startup method

On Mon, Aug 24, 2009 at 04:34:56PM +0200, Wouter Verhelst wrote:
> It's perfectly possible to make it the default *without* making it the
> only supported option.

I'm sure the maintainers would welcome patches to fix the bugs in question.

If people aren't willing to provide those patches, then that evidently means
that supporting the downgrade path is non-trivial, in which case I think
it's perfectly reasonable for the maintainers to focus their attention on
other bugs that impact *adoption* of the new system.

Steve Langasek                   Give me a lever long enough and a Free OS
Debian Developer                   to set it on, and I can move the world.
Ubuntu Developer                                    http://www.debian.org/
slangasek@ubuntu.com                                     vorlon@debian.org

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