Why 7.0 is so late ?

Giorgos Keramidas keramida at FreeBSD.org
Fri Oct 19 05:51:02 PDT 2007

On 2007-10-18 18:31, Robert Huff <roberthuff at rcn.com> wrote:
>Jerry McAllister writes:
>>> I'd much rather that a RELEASE version is as stable as it can
>>> reasonably be made than that it arrives "on time".
>> Yup.  I think that is the way all of us feel.
> I don't think many will argue, at least not loudly.  However ... many
> also have bad memories of 5.0, and the grim\\\\ firm desire to never
> let that happen again.

Indeed.  That's one of the most important driving forces between trying
to push major releases out with a period of "around 18 months" ;)

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