4.8 or 5.0 ?
stefan at snowfall.se
Wed Apr 23 05:24:00 PDT 2003
My reason for installing 5.0 is that we will probably want to upgrade to
5.1 or maybe 5.2 when they arrive and I think that upgrading 5.0->5.2 is
easier than 4.8->5.2. ?
William Palfreman wrote:
>On Wed, 23 Apr 2003, Stefan Cars wrote:
>>We are installing some new servers in our company and I'm thinking of
>>installing 5.0 on them. What do you people think ? Is that to be too
>I did that once with Linux, between 2.2.19 and 2.4.2/3. When my boss
>realised what I had done I nearly got fired. The experience has made me
>morbidly afraid of doing other peoples beta testing for them in a
>production environment, even if it seems fine in on my workstation and
>on test servers. I now give it about to 18 months before testing new
>major versions. Almost the only criteria I use is whether what I am
>doing is so out of date that there is no longer a useful user base,
>performance is worse and bugs are going unfixed.
>Do you have any reason to believe 4.8 won't work?
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