A question about 6.2 release

Kris Kennaway kris at obsecurity.org
Sun Jul 29 16:31:40 UTC 2007

On Sun, Jul 29, 2007 at 04:38:29PM +0800, PowerMan wrote:
> Dear sir,
>       My first language is not English, if I made some bad words or
> expression, please forgive me.
>       I have learned from your web site http://www.freebsd.org
> that 6.2-stable is relased on 15 Jan, 2007.
>      But why there is also 6.2-stable snapshots released in May 2007
> and June 2007?
>      Should all snapshots be released before a final release is released?
>      Should no snapshots be released after a final release is released?
>      I can't express myself very well, I wish you can understand me.
> Thanks.

There is ongoing development after the release, which you can think of
as preparation for the next release.  That is what the snapshots

This is all explained in the Handbook: there is a good chance that
this has been translated into your local language where you may find
it easier to read.  Your english is very good though!


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