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Re: why is alpha a release candidate?

On Wed, Jan 17, 2007 at 02:55:30PM -0800, Thomas Bushnell BSG wrote:
> On Wed, 2007-01-17 at 13:47 -0800, Steve Langasek wrote:

> > Of course, I have a conflict of interest here as an alpha porter, so
> > ultimately I'll defer to Andi if he thinks it's become a problem; but in
> > general we're unlikely to cut a port from the release at this late stage
> > without some pretty serious, long-term problems.

> What if a security build needs to be made in these ten days?

Then we're in the same situation we've been in any number of times before --
a bad one, but not one that's been deemed a reason to exclude an
architecture from release per se.

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

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