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Re: Re: Debian 4

shad up eh

On 2/26/07, Andrew Sackville-West <andrew@farwestbilliards.com> wrote:
On Mon, Feb 26, 2007 at 11:20:44PM +0000, Doofus wrote:
> Greg Folkert wrote:
> >On Mon, 2007-02-26 at 18:58 +0000, Doofus wrote:
> >
> >>When?
> >>
> >>For the past seven months we've had under the "news" section at
> >>debian.org:
> >>
> >>"Upcoming Release of Debian GNU/Linux 4.0"
> >>
> >>Upcoming. Is this an off-beat sense of humour on the part of the
> >>developers?
> >>
> >
> >Considering how long it took Sarge to become stable... if it were
> >release today... would make Sarge's release look glacially slow.
> >
> >Remember this is DEBIAN, not corporate-pushed releases that follow a
> >rigid release time (read as Ubuntu)
> >
> I accept all of that. My main point was how misleading it is to be
> publishing headlines about an "upcoming" release when clearly nothing of
> the sort exists.

wha? there is an upcoming release. Its due out "any time now" with
release likely I would guess in April. That is some time before Duke
Nukem Forever comes out, so that should be good. Etch has been in
freeze for a couple months now... and is coming along nicely.


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