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Re: Why is Debian lagging so much behind Slackware?

At 00:29 15-08-01 -0400, you wrote:
>On Wed, Aug 15, 2001 at 12:13:51AM -0400, Gilles Pelletier wrote:
>> Tell me, is this what's preventing the team from offering boot diskettes
>> for Woody nearly six months after kernel 2.4 is out?
>You are seriously ill informed, or you prefer to spread FUD. Boot disks
>have been available for woody for quite some time. Checked...
>...lately? The other architectures are about to have boot disks aswell.
>We are freezing base very shortly, and this is the start of a release.
>This isn't about releasing in 20 years or even 20 months, this is about
>progressing now.

That's what I said to the nut in our group who's making the tests when he
pretended some basedebs.tgz file was missing. I then made a search on
Google and it seems that's it. The boot diskettes for i386 don't install
the base system.


Gilles Pelletier

La Masse Critique

Le sionisme est aujourd'hui aux juifs ce que le nazisme était aux Allemands


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